The Council Auditor’s Office is charged with conducting a continuous internal audit of the City of Jacksonville, its boards and independent agencies. The Council Auditor’s office reports directly to the City Council on various functions with total annual budgets exceeding six billion dollars. By reporting to the City Council, the City’s board of directors, we are independent of the Mayor and the management of the City and its agencies. The Council Auditor and Assistant Council Auditor are appointed employees of the City Council. The Council Auditor appoints staff auditors. All staff auditors are Certified Public Accountants or pursuing this certification*. Auditors receive the standard City employee benefits package including life and health insurance, pension plan, holidays and annual leave. Continuing education and tuition reimbursement may be available through the City. Employees have opportunities for advancement within the office and the local government. This position reports to one of the Principal Auditors and is responsible for continuous performance and financial audits of the operations of City departments, independent agencies, selected federal programs and special accounts. Other duties include assisting the City Council in their review and monitoring of budgets of City departments and agencies, reviewing the financial impact of proposed legislation and performing special audit work and projects assigned by the City Council. This position will work under the supervision of other auditors.
*Starting salary is subject to additional increases based on CPA eligibility and licensure in the State of Florida.
OPEN REQUIREMENTS/SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATION:
- A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or college in Accounting or a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a major in Accounting
- Be willing to satisfy all the requirements to sit for the CPA Examination
- Work may be performed at various sites within Duval County requiring the auditor to have a means of transportation at their disposal.
ONLINE APPLICATION REQUIRED.
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