City Auditor

Department/Agency of position: 
City of San Diego
Location of position: 
San Diego, CA
Competitive starting salary DOQ
Date Posted: 
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Closing Date: 
Friday, March 29, 2019
Job Description: 

With more than 1.4 million people and a land area of 372 square miles, the City of San Diego has a growing population of 1.4 million. It is the eighth largest city in the United States and the second largest in California. The City's mission is "to Efficiently Serve and Support Our Communities.”

City Auditor’s Office is an independent office that reports and is accountable to the Audit Committee and City Council. The Office employs 22 FTE’s who conduct performance audits of City departments, offices and agencies. The Office also administers the City's Fraud Hotline program and performs investigations complaints received for fraud, waste, and abuse.

City Auditor is appointed by the Mayor in consultation with the Audit Committee, and confirmed by the City Council. The City Auditor serves a 10-year term.

For more information on the City of San Diego and its departments and services visit the City's website at:

Requirements include a Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Public Police, Public Administration or a related field (Master’s degree preferred) and ten years of increasingly responsible operations or performance auditing, management systems analysis and/or financial management evaluation experience are preferred. Professional designation of Certified Internal Auditor or Certified Public Accountant is required.

The compensation package includes a competitive base salary and excellent benefits.

The full job announcement is available at

The position will remain open until filled. The first review of resumes is tentatively scheduled for March 25, 2019. Please email your cover letter and resume to:

Robert E. Slavin, President
3040 Holcomb Bridge Road #A1
Norcross, Georgia 30071
Phone: (770) 449-4656
Fax: (770) 416-0848

The City of San Diego is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access Employer