Audit Director - The Office of the Legislative Auditor (OLA), Financial Audit Division, has an employment opportunity for an Audit Director. Audit Directors supervise multiple staff and are responsible for personnel decisions and performance management. Audit Directors are responsible for planning and executing all audit work for numerous government entities and establishing relationships with leaders of those entities. Audit Directors serve on the Financial Audit Division Leadership Team, helping set both the strategic and tactical direction for the division as a whole.
Key duties of the position include:
The salary range for an Audit Director is $40.91 to $58.71 per hour, the equivalent of $85,420 to $122,586 per year. The Legislative Auditor will determine the starting salary (within the salary range) based on a successful applicant’s qualifications.
To be considered, a candidate must:
The ideal candidate will have:
MEANINGFUL WORK! OLA promotes accountability in state government by strengthening legislative oversight, supporting good management, and enhancing program effectiveness in state agencies.
FLEXIBLE SCHEDULES! We offer a flexible schedule Monday through Friday, 6 a.m. to 6 p.m., with the ability to work up to ten hours on a work day, reducing hours worked another work day. We also offer the opportunity to regularly telecommute.
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES! We offer on-the-job training for auditors. We also offer ongoing opportunities to develop skills through classes, seminars, and other formal training opportunities.
GREAT BENEFITS! The State of Minnesota offers a comprehensive benefits package, including low-cost medical and dental insurance, employer-paid life insurance, short- and long-term disability, pre-tax flexible spending accounts, retirement plan, tax-deferred compensation plan (with an employer-paid match), generous vacation and sick leave, paid parental leave, and 11 paid holidays each year.
OLA values the unique contributions that candidates with diverse experiences, knowledge, and backgrounds can bring to our work.
Interested applicants must submit a cover letter with their resume through the state’s Careers website. You may do this by uploading the documents as a single file attachment, or uploading the cover letter separately from the resume. If you have questions about applying for jobs, please contact the job information line at 651-259-3637.
Audit Director – Job ID 51132 (Posting closes at 11:59 p.m. on Monday, January 31, 2022)