Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university.
Licenses or Certifications:
Notes to Applicants
Applicants must submit resume to be considered
Monday – Friday 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM (hours may vary)
Job Close Date
Departments may close a posting at their discretion
Open Until Filled
Type of Posting
Office Of The City Auditor
Grant Funded or Pooled Position
City Hall 301 W. 2nd St. Ste. 2130 Austin, Tx 78701
Preferred Certifications are: CPA , CIA , CGAP , CFE , CISA , CGFM , or CMA . CPA , CIA or CGAP .
Masters Degree preferred.
Duties, Functions and Responsibilities
Essential duties and functions, pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include the following. Other related duties may be assigned.
Conduct interviews and meetings with external clients to elicit useful, relevant, and reliable information.
Collect and analyze both qualitative and quantitative data, extracting information that is significant to the project.
Conduct research on subject matters related to the project.
Document information and conclusions in an organized and useful manner.
Use collected information to support conclusions.
Develop clear, concise, timely, and accurate written summaries.
Demonstrate increasing mastery of performance auditing processes, procedures and techniques.
Responsibilities - Supervision and/or Leadership Exercised:
Possess and maintain the highest standards of conduct, honesty, and loyalty in both official and personal matters.
This position is not responsible for supervising.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Must possess required knowledge, skills, abilities and experience and be able to explain and demonstrate, with or without reasonable accommodations, that the essential functions of the job can be performed.
Knowledge of and ability to adhere to appropriate professional standards, including the Government Auditing Standards.
Ability to master steep learning curves regarding government organizations, programs, activities, functions, and, where applicable, their interrelations with the private and not for profit sectors.
Ability to solicit, receive, analyze, and use information provided by office staff and external clients and stakeholders.
Ability to maintain objectivity and implement appropriate standards of care in all scopes of work.
Ability to complete assigned duties and functions in a timely and effective manner.
Ability to demonstrate continuous learning and growth by developing a new skill or pursuing a professional certification.
Proficient at collecting information according to an established project plan.
Proficient at working with others to achieve a project goal or objective.
Ability to analyze and evaluate facts; make sound, objective assessments and observations; and where appropriate, make constructive recommendations.
Does this job require a criminal background investigation?
This position requires a criminal background investigation
City of Austin is committed to compliance with the American Disabilities Act. If you require reasonable accommodation during the application process or have a question regarding an essential job function, please call (512) 974-3210 or TTY (512) 974-2445.