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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 11/02/18

Applications Due11/17/18

Vacancy ID61199

AgencyInsurance Fund, State

TitleSenior Accountant or Senior Auditor

Occupational CategoryFinancial, Accounting, Auditing

Salary Grade18

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

Salary RangeFrom $56604 to $71980 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 5%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 9 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address 15 Computer Drive West

City Albany


Zip Code12205

Minimum Qualifications Reachable on current Civil Service list for this title, one year of permanent, competitive service as a Senior Accountant or Senior Auditor, or one year of permanent competitive service in a title eligible for transfer under Section 70.1 of the Civil Service Law.

Please note, that in order to be appointed to this position, you must also have 24 credit hours in Accounting and or Auditing.

Duties Description The incumbent for this position participates in process reviews designed to analyze and evaluate the design and operational effectiveness of internal controls, evaluate compliance with agency policies and procedures, and formulate recommendations for corrective actions.

Duties include but are not limited to:
• Conduct walkthrough meetings and document business processes;
• Perform analysis of processes to identify key risks and internal controls;
• Develop and perform test plans of internal control design and effectiveness;
• Identify control deficiencies and recommend corrective actions;
• Maintain workpaper documentation;
• Prepare written reports to communicate review results to management; and
• Develop and maintain relationships with internal customers.

Desired Competencies:
• Working knowledge of COSO internal control framework and internal control over financial reporting.
• Three years of Internal Control/Audit experience
• Demonstrated analytical and critical thinking aptitude.
• Excellent written and oral communication skills.
• Effective time management across multiple priorities.
• Team player with strong interpersonal skills.
• Technical skills in Microsoft Office, Visio, TeamMate
• Experience in an insurance company a plus.
• Organizational skills.


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

Name Renee Bartholomew


Fax (518) 437-1618

Email Address


Street 15 Computer Drive West

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12205


Notes on ApplyingPlease include the position title and vacancy id number on your cover letter. Candidates should mail a resume and cover letter to 15 Computer Drive West, Albany, NY 12205 or fax to 518-437-1618. Resumes may also be e-mailed to

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