Director – Standards and Procedures

Director – Standards and Procedures
State of Minnesota – Office of the State Auditor
 Saint Paul, Minnesota
Job Description

The Office of the State Auditor (OSA) Audit Practice Division performs external financial and compliance audits of local governments and is seeking applicants with a high level of technical expertise to support quality control as part of our Standards and Procedures team.

This position is responsible for providing oversight to ensure that the audits of local governments are of the highest quality performed in accordance with appropriate regulatory and audit industry requirements and the OSA’s quality control standards. The employee in this position also serves as the coordinator for the subrecipient reporting for the Statewide Single Audit. The employee in this position has primary responsibility for:

  • performing comprehensive technical reviews of audit reports issued by the OSA and related audit documentation to ensure quality and technical standards are met;
  • providing guidance to audit staff, and answering technical inquiries in the interpretation and implementation of accounting and auditing standards;
  • participating in professional work groups and peer reviews;
  • providing trainings internally and externally; and
  • maintaining data and monitoring independence of audit staff

Job ID 65743