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Accountant/Auditor 4 - Lead Accountant at WV Department of Health and Human Resources

Posted on 10/31/2022

Contact Info

Name Joshua Kirwan
Address 1 Davis Sq
Charleston, WV 25301

Department of Health and Human Service (DHHR)/ Bureau for Children and Families (BCF)/ Central Office/ Kanawha County - Under general supervision of the Director of Accounting and Reporting, this position is responsible for researching, compiling, analyzing, and reviewing financial data from a variety of sources. Largely responsible for monthly submission of reports to the financial position of the bureau. Assists in the preparation and submission of annual budgets; assists the Grants and Contracts Division in review of sub-grants; assists the Payments and Vendor Maintenance unit with miscellaneous financial and budget issues. Serves as liaison for the division with FACTS and RAPIDS programs. Works with program staff to analyze expenditures and revenues to fund agency programs. Works with DHHR Grants Management to provide information relating to federal reporting requirements. Works with DHHR Budget Office to maintain the integrity of the bureau budget within OASIS. Works with DHHR Accounting Office to record financial entries and management reports. Acts as a liaison between the various program staff and DHHR Finance to respond to requests and findings related to the agency statewide single audit. Works with program staff and DHHR Finance in preparation of legislative fiscal notes. Position requires excellent communication skills, both verbal and written. Position requires excellent knowledge and experience with Microsoft Office products, such as Excel. Experience with financial queries into OASIS financial modules and with creating reports using the OASIS Business Intelligence modules preferred. Additional duties will be assigned by the Director of Accounting and Reporting and Bureau CFO, as required. This position is located in Kanawha County.

Minimum Qualifications
Training: Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with at least 24 semester hours in accounting.


Experience: Four (4) years of full-time or equivalent part-time paid experience in professional accounting, statutory accounting, auditing work, forensic accounting, public accounting, investigative and/or forensic auditing, certified fraud examining, or other directly related accounting.


Substitutions: (1) Master's degree in accounting may substitute for two (2) years of the required experience. (2) Certification or registration as a Public Accountant in West Virginia may be substituted for the training and two (2) years of the required experience.