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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 12/06/17

Applications Due12/21/17

Vacancy ID45902

AgencyHomeland Security and Emergency Services, Division of

TitleSenior Auditor

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 40%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.50


From 8:30 AM

To 4:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address 1220 Washington Avenue

City Albany


Zip Code12226

Minimum Qualifications Current Department of Homeland Security & Emergency Services employees with permanent, contingent-permanent or 55b/c service as a Senior Auditor and interested in reassignment; OR current New York State employees with one year or more permanent, contingent-permanent or 55b/c service as a Senior Auditor; OR current New York State employees with one year or more of permanent, contingent-permanent or 55b/c service in a position allocated to a Grade 13 and above and eligible for transfer under 70.1 or 70.4 of the Civil Service Law. Successful completion of two-year traineeship leads to appointment as a Senior Auditor, SG-18.

Employees reachable on the Senior Auditor or Auditor Trainee 1 Civil Service eligible list will be canvassed and should not respond to this posting. This vacancy posting is for the purposes of notifying individuals about transfer opportunities.

NOTE: A comprehensive list of titles approved for transfer to Senior Auditor is available in the Division of Human Resources Management or through Civil Service GOT-IT available at

Duties Description • Fiscal monitoring of grantees receiving Federal and State Homeland Security and disaster funds.
• Documentation review
• On-site visits
• Review of grantee audit reports
• Provide technical assistant to grantees on financial reporting requirements and contract compliance

Additional Comments Approximately 40% travel is required consisting of day and overnight travel; previous audit or monitoring experience and strong writing skills are preferred. The applicant must demonstrate their capacity to meet the travel requirements of this job. Candidates should possess the ability to speak comfortably with various group sizes and levels of professionals.

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

Name Human Resources/RLD/10957

Telephone 518-473-5282

Fax 518-486-1631

Email Address


Street NYS Office of General Services, HRM

40th Floor Corning Tower, Empire State Plaza

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12242


Notes on ApplyingPlease submit cover letter along with a clear and concise resume detailing how you meet the minimum qualifications for this position as listed in Specifics and indicate the Vacancy ID number for which you are applying.

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