San Mateo County
December 20, 2021
$7,462 – $9,329/Month
Under general direction, Senior Auditor-Appraisers: • Make site visits to businesses to audit their books, records, and financial reports, and to make appraisals to determine assessment valuations • Provide direction to Auditor-Appraiser I/II staff, including assigning, directing, and reviewing their work • Perform the most difficult audits and appraisals of the largest and most complex properties for assessment purposes The ideal candidate will have the ability to: • Successfully present appraisal reports at the Assessment Appeals Board • Appear as an expert witness before the Assessment Appeals Board as to property values • Review other assessment issues, in compliance with the Revenue and Taxation Code • Perform out-of-state audit assignments in a variety of geographic locations, as necessary • Lead a team on an out-of-state airline audit, or major biopharmaceutical audits, as necessary • Possess excellent computer skills, including advanced working knowledge of MS Office, specifically Excel and Word • Demonstrate outstanding interpersonal relations and customer service skills
Education: • A four-year degree with a specialization in accounting from a recognized institution of higher education (accredited); or • 18 semester units (or quarter equivalents) of accounting and/or auditing courses from a recognized institution of higher education. Business law and economic classes may not contribute toward the 18 units; or • 19 semester units (or quarter equivalents), 16 units of which must be accounting and/or auditing courses from a recognized institution of higher education, and 3 semester units may be either business law or economic classes. The ideal candidate will have three or more years of experience as an Auditor II performing a full range of audits and appraisals and will have experience performing more advanced level audits and appraisals of tangible and taxable property for tax assessment purposes. In addition, the ideal candidate will be working toward an Advanced Appraisal Certification.
How to Apply:
Application Screening and Interviews will be conducted on an ongoing basis. The position could be filled at any time. We encourage you to apply immediately in order to be considered for this career opportunity. To learn more about the position and to apply online, please visit our website at https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/sanmateo/jobs/3270659/senior-auditor-appraiser-open-promotional. Applications are only accepted online. Responses to the supplemental questions must be submitted in addition to our regular employment application form. A resume will not be accepted as a substitute for the required employment application and supplemental questionnaire. EOE
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