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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 12/05/17

Applications Due12/20/17

Vacancy ID45883

AgencyMental Health, Office of

TitleSenior Auditor/Auditor Trainee, Central Office;

Occupational CategoryFinancial, Accounting, Auditing

Salary Grade18

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

Salary RangeFrom $55494 to $70566 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 35%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8:30 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? Yes

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address NYS Office of Mental Health

75 New Scotland Avenue

City Albany


Zip Code12208

Minimum Qualifications Candidates must be employed by New York State to be eligible to apply for this position.

Candidates must have permanent status as a Senior Auditor, Grade 18, and be eligible for lateral transfer; OR possess 24 credit hours in accounting and auditing and be eligible for transfer via Section 70.1 of the Civil Service Law.

Duties Description The New York State Office of Mental Health (OMH), Bureau of Audit, is recruiting to fill a Senior Auditor, G-18/Auditor Trainee, NS position. Under the supervision of an Associate Auditor, the Senior Auditor will conduct financial and operational audits of State psychiatric centers and OMH Central Office operations, as well as local providers of mental health services.

Duties include, but are not limited to, the following:

• Review financial records, assess their accuracy, and evaluate the information against established criteria.
• Conducts the audit 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 controls are in place.
• Prepares working papers to document audit scope and conclusions.
• Prepares narrative reports of audit findings and recommendations.
• Follow generally accepted auditing standards as well as the International Standards for the Professional Practice of Internal Auditing to complete work.
• Meet with the auditee, engage in meaningful discussions, and clearly communicate the results of the audit in a written format.

Some travel is required.

Additional Comments The Bureau of Audit is conveniently located on the grounds of the Capital District Psychiatric Center at 75 New Scotland Avenue, Albany, New York. We offer a comfortable working environment with covered parking available on site for a nominal monthly fee.

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

Name Sarah Mahar


Fax 518-486-3897



Street NYS Office of Mental Health

44 Holland Avenue

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12229


Notes on ApplyingTo be considered for this position, interested candidates should email a cover letter and resume in Microsoft Word or PDF format to Please include the title of the position and Vacancy ID #45883 in the subject line of your email when applying.

You are advised that, should you accept a job offer with the Office of Mental Health, you may be required to be fingerprinted and pay a fingerprint fee.

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