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The Legislative Audit Bureau supports the Legislature in its oversight of Wisconsin government and its promotion of efficient and effective state operations by providing nonpartisan, independent, accurate, and timely audits and evaluations of public finances and the management of public programs.

We are seeking candidates who are legally authorized to work in the United States and will not require employer visa sponsorship now or in the future. A background check will be conducted on all finalists prior to an offer of employment.

The Bureau is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

For more information about current openings, click on the title below.

 

Financial Auditor

The Legislative Audit Bureau supports the Legislature in its oversight of Wisconsin government and its promotion of efficient and effective state operations by providing nonpartisan, independent, accurate, and timely audits and evaluations of public finances and the management of public programs.

The Legislative Audit Bureau is seeking financial auditors to join our team. As a financial auditor with the Legislative Audit Bureau you will work within a collaborative team setting on a variety of diverse and challenging audit assignments, including financial, compliance, and management audits of state agencies and programs. LAB gives you the opportunity to further develop your skills as an effective auditor through training, coaching, and mentoring. As you gain more experience, you will have the opportunity for more responsibility and leadership.

We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package, work/life balance, assistance with preparing and studying for the CPA exam, opportunities for growth, flexible work schedule, and a collaborative work environment.


Candidate Qualifications

An ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:

    • A minimum of one year of recent professional auditing experience in financial statement, federal compliance, or government auditing;
    • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in accounting;
    • CPA preferred or willingness to pursue;
    • Demonstrated success working both independently and within a team setting;
    • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills; and
    • Excellent written and oral communication skills.

Successful candidates are highly motivated, take initiative, and seek challenging opportunities.

Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest addressing their experience and qualifications as it relates to the qualifications of the position, unofficial transcripts, and a resume to LAB-Employment@legis.wisconsin.gov. Applications will be considered as they are received, and the deadline to apply is August 25, 2020.

We are seeking candidates who are legally authorized to work in the United States and will not require employer visa sponsorship now or in the future. A background check will be conducted on all finalists prior to an offer of employment.

The Legislative Audit Bureau is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.