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Accountant/Auditor 4 (Grants and Funding) at WV Department of Health and Human Resources

Posted on 3/6/2023

Contact Info

Name DHHR Jobs
Address One Davis Square
Charleston, WV 25301

Nature of Work

Under general supervision of the financial services director, this position is the lead accountant responsible for advanced accounting and auditing functions at the full performance level for multiple Bureau for Public Health offices. Responsibilities include complex technical and administrative financial support for numerous grants and funds administered by the Bureau; forecast payroll; prepare and monitor budgets; process adjustments, posting modifications, cost allocations, commitment modifications and other and related financial documents internally and in Oasis for distribution of funds; develop financial reports and analyze them for accuracy and completeness in conjunction with State and Federal laws as well as accounting and auditing standards; evaluate efficiency and effectiveness of funding sources; maintain financial documents for match support of Federal grants; interpret State and Federal codes and tax laws; and conduct finance meeting with office and bureau leadership to provide financial information and identify and resolve potential funding issues. Other duties as assigned.

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 Evaluation Analyst, or applicants who have completed a graduate certificate program in forensic accounting and fraud investigation.

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