In this special at-will position, you will be the Chief Audit Executive for the City, Colorado Springs Utilities (CSU), Colorado Springs Airport (Airport), Pikes Peak--America's Mountain, Stormwater Enterprise, and the other enterprises of the City. You will direct, manage, supervise, and coordinate the activities and operations of the Office of the City Auditor with limited oversight provided by City Council and the Audit Committee to ensure an independent audit function. This independence is also maintained by receiving limited administrative oversight from the President of City Council; exercising management over managerial, supervisory, professional, technical and clerical staff; assuming management responsibility for services and audits; participating in the development and implementation of organizational goals, objectives, policies and priorities; evaluating the efficiency and effectiveness of audit delivery methods and procedures; assigning work activities, projects and programs; evaluating assigned personnel; participating in the development and administration of the Department's annual budget; approving expenditures; representing the Office of the City Auditor to other departments, elected officials and outside agencies; coordinating staff training and working with staff to correct deficiencies. The City Auditor will also administer a Fraud, Waste, and Abuse Hotline for the City and its enterprises. The City Auditor will also participate in professional group meetings; stay abreast of new accounting and audit pronouncements along with compliance with such; and perform related duties and responsibilities as required.
Closing Date for Applications: 04/03/20 04:00PM
We are looking for candidates who demonstrate:
Be a Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Ideal candidates will also have:
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