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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 12/06/23

Applications Due03/15/24

Vacancy ID145538

AgencyMTA Inspector General, Office of

TitlePrincipal Auditor/ Analyst

Occupational CategoryOther Professional Careers

Salary GradeNS

Bargaining UnitNone listed

Salary RangeFrom $81098 to $101372 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Exempt Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5

Workday

From 8:30 PM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? Yes

County New York

Street Address 1 Penn Plaza

City New York

StateNY

Zip Code10119

Minimum Qualifications Position Requirements:

• A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited educational institution in fields such as public administration, mathematics, data science, economics, accounting, the social sciences or other related business or operational field. Master’s degree is a plus.
• Minimum of 5 years of experience in the fields of performance auditing, evaluation, oversight, or a project management-focused field. Applicant’s work experience sufficiency is evaluated on a case-by-case basis.
• Knowledge of acceptable audit industry standards, processes, and procedures.
• Demonstrated analytical skills, critical thinking skills, impartial judgment, and research aptitude.
• Excellent oral skills for interviewing, experience a plus.
• Excellent writing skills for documenting interviews, summarizing evaluation findings, and drafting reports.
• Ability to gather and interpret high volumes of complex data. Excellent working knowledge of computer applications relevant to auditing, including Microsoft Office. Advanced Excel is a plus.
• Ability to handle multiple projects while maintaining careful attention to detail and accuracy.
• Ability to interact effectively with department and agency staff and senior management.
• Travel within the MTA geographic jurisdiction will be required.
• Working outside of regular business hours may be required.
• Pursuant to authorization by the EDIG/Audit, this position is eligible for tele-working according to office policies.

Duties Description Responsibilities:

•• Works as a team member on more complex audits.
• Evaluates agency or program performance using qualitative and quantitative methods to determine expectations/standards, problems, causal factors, and options to correct.
• Reviews agency processes, procedures, and controls designed to manage and mitigate risk, fraud, waste, and abuse of agency resources.
• Identifies issues and develops a plan to assess their significance.
• Conducts interviews of agency and other personnel and prepares clear and concise interview memoranda.
• Develops appropriate recommendations to improve agency operations, cost-efficiency, and safety.
• Prepares professionally written reports on areas evaluated.
• Provides leadership, direction, and feedback to junior staff on the team.
• Responsible for meeting project milestones.
• Develops and maintains professional working relationships and continually gains knowledge of evolving MTA and agency operations.
• Works in a team environment to identify issues and develop methodology to assess their significance.
• Analyzes data using a variety of software to identify risks.
• Supports investigative cases with analysis or participates as part of the investigative team, as assigned.
• Other duties as assigned by the EDIG/Audit or designee.

Additional Comments How to Apply
Please email a résumé, cover letter, including where you viewed the posting to: recruitments@mtaig.org

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity.

Only applicants under consideration will be contacted.

Website: https://mtaig.ny.gov/Pages/Career-Opportunities.aspx

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

Name Recruitment

Telephone 212-878-0000

Fax

Email Address recruitments@mtaig.org

Address

Street One Penn Plaza

City New York

State NY

Zip Code 10119

 

Notes on ApplyingTo apply, e-mail résumé, cover letter, including where you viewed the posting to:
Director of Recruitment,
recruitments@mtaig.org

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