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Experienced Program Analyst-Performance Auditor (Auditor II)

  • 510404
  • PHOENIX
  • AUDITOR GENERAL
  • Full-time

AUDITOR GENERAL

The Arizona Auditor General serves as an independent source of impartial information concerning State and local governmental entities and provides specific recommendations to improve the operations of those entities. We achieve our mission through the thoroughly specific research, audits, and investigations of our professional team members who educate stakeholders through our reports, alerts, and reviews. Since 1969, our office has continued to innovate, grow, and become one of the most highly regarded leaders in our field.

Join our team and make a positive difference in your community by promoting better government for all Arizona’s citizens.
We look forward to working with you!

Experienced Program Analyst-Performance Auditor (Auditor II)

AUDITOR GENERAL
YOU MUST APPLY ON OUR WEBSITE FOR THIS POSITION.

Job Location:

Address:  2910 N. 44th Street
                 Phoenix, AZ  85018

Posting Details:

YOU MUST APPLY ON OUR WEBSITE FOR THIS POSITION.

Starting Salary: $59,000 - $62,000 

What You'll Do:
  • Conduct performance audits and follow up on previously issued performance audit reports of State agencies and programs.
  • Independently gather information and help identify areas of inquiry, perform audit procedures to obtain evidence, and prepare well-documented work papers to support audit findings and recommendations. 
  • Draft audit findings and appropriate recommendations for improvement that meet Auditor General standard for clarity and completeness. 
  • Verbally communicate the results of your work with Auditor General and State agency management.
  • Occasionally travel out of town to conduct audits.

YOU MUST APPLY ON OUR WEBSITE FOR THIS POSITION.

What You'll Need:
  • Specialized education/experience:
    • Bachelor’s degree in the social sciences or humanities AND at least 2 years’ experience in performance auditing, financial or internal auditing, program evaluation, management or policy analysis, or related experience, OR
    • Master’s degree in the social sciences or humanities and at least 1 year of experience in the above fields.
  • Strong interest in public service and improving State government. 
  • Ability to synthesize audit evidence to reach conclusions.
  • Excellent analytical, research, critical thinking, time management, and verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively and prioritize under tight deadlines.
Benefits:

• Generous paid vacation and sick leave with 10 paid holidays per year.
• Medical insurance, with the employer covering 88% of the premium cost.
• Retirement plan with 100% employer match of the 12.17% employee contribution and
additional deferred compensation options.
• Business casual dress.
• Flexible Monday through Friday work schedules and telecommuting options.
• Continuing education provided and paid for by the employer.
• Tuition assistance program for those who qualify.
• Clear path to advance your career.
• Dental and vision insurance.
• Long-term disability insurance and optional short-term disability insurance.
• $15,000 life insurance policy and options to purchase additional coverage and supplemental
coverage for dependents.
• Optional flexible spending accounts.

For a complete list of benefits provided by The State of Arizona, please visit our benefits page

Retirement:

Arizona State Retirement System

Contact Us:

If you have any questions, please contact Beth Entringer at 602-553-9854 or recruiter@azauditor.gov for assistance.

AN EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY AGENCY

ARIZONA MANAGEMENT SYSTEM (AMS)

All Arizona state employees operate within the Arizona Management System (AMS), an intentional, results-driven approach for doing the work of state government whereby every employee reflects on performance, reduces waste, and commits to continuous improvement with sustainable progress.  Through AMS, every state employee seeks to understand customer needs, identify problems, improve processes, and measure results.  
State employees are highly engaged, collaborative and embrace a culture of public service.

The State of Arizona is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.