Review Vacancy

Date Posted: 05/12/22
Applications Due: 05/27/22
Vacancy ID: 104795

Position Information

AgencyMedicaid Inspector General, NYS Office of the

TitleAuditor 1 / Auditor Trainee 1

Occupational CategoryFinancial, Accounting, Auditing

Salary Grade18

Bargaining UnitPS&T - Professional, Scientific, and Technical (PEF)

Salary RangeFrom $61270 to $77912 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%


Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8 AM

To 4:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No


County Erie

Street Address Ellicott Square Building

295 Main Street

City Buffalo


Zip Code14203

Job Specifics

Minimum Qualifications 1) Current NYS employee with one year of permanent or contingent-permanent service as an Auditor 1, OR current NYS employee with one year of permanent or contingent-permanent service in a title designated as eligible for transfer to Auditor 1 under 70.1 of the Civil Service Law.
2) The position may also be filled at the Auditor 1 or Auditor Trainee level by appointment of a candidate from the lists generated from the Professional Career Opportunities (PCO) examination. If filled as a trainee, the selected candidate must successfully complete a two-year traineeship. (Auditor Trainee 1 position starts at $49,202)

Duties Description An Auditor 1 performs research on the functions of the organization to be audited to determine its purpose, organization, funds involved, and applicable laws, rules, and regulations governing its operation; assists in establishing the scope of the audit by analyzing and determining areas for audit and the time frame to be examined; assists in planning audit activities, including specific audit tasks, and recommends audit schedule; conducts rate audits of various medical facilities that receive cost based rates by performing various tests, reviews, reconciliations, and evaluations of accounts, claims, records, and procedures to ensure that transactions are processed and properly accounted for and effective internal controls are in place; evaluates the organization being audited by comparing performance to contractual requirements and standards; prepares working papers to document audit scope and conclusions; discusses audit findings with representatives of the organization and participates in exit conferences; as Auditor-in-Charge, leads other Auditors 1 and Auditor Trainees as applicable. Travel approximately 20%.

Additional Comments Preferred Qualifications: Proficiency in the use of Word and Excel; excellent verbal and written communication skills; strong analytical skills; and the ability to work with others to resolve conflicts.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Contact Information

Name Sherri Tompkins

Telephone 518-408-0509

Fax 518-408-0395

Email Address


Street 800 North Pearl Street

2nd Floor

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12204


Notes on ApplyingSubmit resume to Sherri Tompkins, Office of the Medicaid Inspector General, 800 North Pearl Street, Albany, NY 12204, or by email to with a subject line Auditor 1 - Buffalo or by fax to (518) 408-0395 no later than May 27, 2022