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Senior Auditor

Palm Beach County
Salary Range: 
$70,609 Annually

SENIOR AUDITOR (2 Positions)

Salary:                                   $70,609 Annually

Department:                          Internal Audit

Location:                              2300 North Jog Road, WPB

Hours:                                  8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M., Monday - Friday

Other:                                  Valid Florida Driver's License and PBC Risk Management Department driving history approval prior to appointment.

                                            THIS IS AN AT-WILL POSITION.

Works in the professional auditing of Palm Beach County governmental activities.  Conducts or supervises performance audits (as defined by Government Auditing Standards) of governmental activities; evaluates programs or organizations for effectiveness, efficiency and/or economy of operations, the adequacy and effectiveness of management controls over such activities and determines if the activities are in compliance with laws, policies, procedures and good business practices.  Work is performed with a latitude of independent judgment and is reviewed through periodic meetings and audit reports provided to the Internal Audit Manager/Internal Auditor.  General supervision is provided by the Internal Audit Manager/Internal Auditor.

The Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners provides an excellent benefits package, including medical, dental and life insurance as well as vacation and sick leave, tuition reimbursement and participation in the Florida Retirement System.


Bachelor’s Degree in Public/Business Administration or Accounting; minimum of six (6) years of professional auditing, program evaluation, contract compliance, or grant evaluation experience in the government or private sectors including a minimum of four (4) years of internal auditing experience.

Necessary Special Requirements:  Must be certified in one of the following:  Certified Government Audit Professional (CGAP), Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), Certified Risk Management Assurance (CRMA) or Certified Control Self-Assessment (CCSA).  Additional certification in one of the following:  Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) or Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA).

PREFERENCE FORExperience in an audit environment following Government Auditing Standards; related Master’s Degree.

Visit for job description and to apply online.  May submit scannable application/resume with any Veteran’s Preference documentation to Palm Beach County Human Resources, 100 Australian Avenue #300, West Palm Beach, Florida 33406  Info 561/616-6888  Fax 561/616-6893 (No e-mail applications/resumes accepted).  Applications/resumes must include Job ID number, and will be accepted no later than 5:00 p.m. on December 1, 2017.  EO/AA M/F/D/V (DFWP), Drug Free Work Place; All employees of Palm Beach County may be required to work before, during and/or after a natural or man-made disaster or hurricane.