Your source for accounting information in West Virginia

Log in to access your benefits

Not registered? Get a free login
Not a member? Join for great discounts

Accountant/Auditor 4 (Budget and Spending) at WV DHHR

Posted on 3/6/2023

Contact Info

Name DHHR Jobs
Address 350 Capitol St
Charleston, WV 25301

Nature of Work

This position is a lead accountant responsible for advanced accounting and auditing. Functions at the advanced level for multiple bureau for public offices. To oversee the budgeting and spending of federal, state, and other funds for the Bureau or Public health. To ensure spending is in compliance with federal, state or contract rules and regulations. Compile and present financial reports to program staff and bureau management and to prepare, monitor, and enter program budgets within the WVOASIS system.

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.

Preference will be given to applicants holding a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), Certified Forensic Accountant (CFA), Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA), or applicants who have completed a graduate certificate program in forensic accounting and fraud investigation.