Current Job Opportunity


July 18, 2014

Closing Date

July 31, 2014

Position Number


Position Title

Senior Internal Auditor

Job Location

Supreme Court Office of the Inspector General, Tallahassee, Florida

Salary Range

$3,964.09 - $7,983.68 Monthly*

*The successful candidate will be hired at the minimum salary.

Job Description

The essential function of the position within the organization is to serve as lead auditor in conducting operational and performance audits. The position is responsible for coordinating and conducting audits, managing special projects, assisting with, or performing internal investigations, performing related administrative functions, evaluating internal controls and compliance, developing audit plans and programs, interacting with supervisory/management personnel, and preparing complex reports. The position works under general supervision independently developing work methods and sequences.

Education and Training Guidelines


  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, business or a closely related field.
  • Additional relevant experience may substitute for the recommended educational level on a year-for-year basis.



  • Four years of related experience.
  • Additional relevant education may substitute for the recommended experience on a year-for-year basis, excluding supervisory experience.


Licenses, Certifications, and Registrations Required:

  • State of Florida Certified Public Accountant licensure or Certified Internal Auditor certificate preferred.


Data Responsibility: Coordinates or determines time, place, or sequence of operations or activities based on analysis of data and possibly executes determinations or reports on events.


People Responsibility: Supervises or directs others by determining or interpreting work procedures, assigning specific duties, maintaining harmonious relations, and promoting efficiency.


Assets Responsibility: Requires responsibility and opportunity for achieving considerable economies and/or preventing considerable losses through the auditing of very large amounts of money.


Mathematical Requirements: Uses practical application of fractions, percentages, ratios and proportions, measurements, or logarithms; may use algebraic solutions of equations and equalities, deductive geometry, and/or descriptive statistics.


Communications Requirements: Reads scientific and technical journals, abstracts, financial reports, and legal documents; writes complex articles and reports; makes presentations to professional groups.


Complexity of Work: Performs work involving the application of logical principles and thinking to solve practical problems within or applying to a unit or division of the organization; requires continuous, close attention for accurate results and frequent exposure to unusual pressure.


Impact of Decisions: Makes decisions with moderately serious impact - Affects work unit and may affect other units as well.


Equipment Usage: Handles machines, tools, equipment, or work aids involving moderate latitude for judgment regarding attainment of standard or in selecting appropriate items, such as computers, peripherals, or software programs such as word processing, spreadsheets or complex custom accounting applications.

Special Comments

This is an internal promotional opportunity.  Applicants will only be considered if they are currently employed with the State Courts System.

How to Apply


Submit a current and complete State of Florida Employment Application to the People First Service Center online at


For additional information, questions, or concerns, please contact: Personnel Services at 850-922-7034.


An application must be submitted for the position listing the appropriate class title and position number for which you are applying. Your application must be received by 11:59 p.m. on the closing date.


The successful applicant will be subject to a criminal background check.


We are an equal opportunity employer.  We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, genetic information or disability.


We hire only U.S. citizens and lawfully authorized alien workers.


If you need an accommodation to participate in the application/selection process, please call the contact person at the number indicated for each respective position. Persons using a TDD may call the contact person through the Florida Relay Service 1-800-955-8771.