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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 06/21/18

Applications Due07/16/18

Vacancy ID54489

AgencyHealth, Department of

TitleSenior Accountant- 04118 / 94030

Occupational CategoryFinancial, Accounting, Auditing

Salary Grade18

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

Salary RangeFrom $45455 to $71980 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 10%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


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 Division of Administration, Internal Audit Unit

Corning Tower, Empire State Plaza

City Albany


Zip Code12237

Minimum Qualifications For Accountant Trainee:
Current Department of Health or NYS employee with one year of permanent or contingent-permanent service in a title equated to G-13 or above, and deemed eligible for transfer to Accountant Trainee under section 70.1 of the Civil Service Law.
For Senior Accountant:
1) Current Department of Health employee with permanent or contingent-permanent service as a Senior Accountant OR 2) Current NYS employee with one year of permanent or contingent-permanent service in a G-18 title designated as eligible for transfer to Senior Accountant under section 70.1 of the Civil Service Law
Note on special additional requirements: Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree including or supplemented by 24 credit hours in accounting, auditing and/or taxation courses to qualify. If selected for interview, candidates will be required to submit proof of possession of the required degree and course credits at the time of interview. (Courses such as business law, economics, statistics and most finance courses are NOT considered qualifying.)

Duties Description Under the general supervision of the Associate Accountant, the Senior Accountants will conduct audits of accounting and financial records to ensure compliance with laws, rules, regulations and contracts; determine the efficiency; evaluate internal control and practices; recommend corrective action; other duties as needed. Please note: these positions require travel within New York State. Appointees must have a valid license to operate a motor vehicle in New York State or otherwise demonstrate their ability to perform the required field audits, if public transportation is not available.

Additional Comments Permanent, full-time.

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

Name Human Resources Management Group, AS/SA/04118&94030

Telephone (518) 486-1812

Fax (518) 473- 3395

Email Address


Street Room 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12237


Notes on ApplyingSubmit resume, preferably in PDF format, to Human Resources Management Group, AS/SA/04118&94030, Room 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza, Albany, New York 12237- 0012, or by fax to (518)473-3395, or by email to, with Reference Code AS/SA/04118&94030 included in the subject line. Failure to include the required information in the subject line of your email or fax may result in your resume not being considered for this position. Resumes will be accepted until July 16, 2018.

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