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Financial Auditor Intern

  • 495670
  • Internship
  • Temporary

Arizona 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!

Financial Auditor Intern -  Summer 2022

Job Location:

Address:  2910 N. 44th St., Ste. 410
       Phoenix, AZ  85018

Posting Details:

Salary: $20 per hour 

Please apply on our website.

Job Summary:

Please apply on our website. You will be able to upload your resume, unofficial transcripts, and cover letter explaining how your skills are a good fit for the position.

Enhance your internship experience by joining our collaborative team of financial auditors conducting financial statement and compliance audits of Arizona governmental entities. You will get professional experience applying generally accepted and federal auditing standards. Join us for your internship and you may just find your career!

Job Duties:

Arizona Auditor General. Do meaningful work and gain practical experience in the field of external auditing. You will be assigned to a collaborative team, assisting with financial and compliance audits. Your audit clients may include state agencies, counties, universities, and community college districts, and you may be working with your team on a variety of audits at the same time. You will learn and apply the AICPA’s generally accepted auditing standards, Government Auditing Standards, and other federal auditing requirements. In addition, you and your team will be making a difference in government within the State by providing recommendations to improve internal controls of your clients. You will be paid while fulfilling your internship, and can work hours that accommodate your school schedule.

Hours: Temporary, part- or full-time, 15-40 hours per week. Approximate start date for the Summer internship is late May 2022.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities (KSAs):

As the ideal candidate, your qualifications will include:

- Progression toward a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Accounting.
- In your late junior or senior year of your Bachelor’s program having completed the intermediate accounting classes. Master’s degree candidates preferred.
- A current GPA standing in accounting classes of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
- Strong oral and written communication skills.
- Strong interpersonal skills.
- Working knowledge of Windows and Microsoft Office software, including Word, Excel, and Access.

Selective Preference(s):


Pre-Employment Requirements:

Please apply on our website.


Benefits are not available for this internship.


Participation in a retirement program is not available with this internship.

Contact Us:

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


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.