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Accounting Careers Trainee-Accounts Examiner
Company: State of Connecticut, Executive Branch
Location: Hartford, CT
Employment Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 07/09/2024
Expire Date: 08/09/2024
Salary: 50-75
Job Categories: Accounting/Auditing, Administrative and Support Services
Job Description
Accounting Careers Trainee-Accounts Examiner
Accounting Careers Trainee
Target class: Accounts Examiner

Recruitment #240703-0034AR-001

Location Newington, CT
Date Opened 7/6/2024 12:00:00 AM
Salary $54,388 - $70,200 annually *See salary note below
Job Type Open to the Public
Close Date 7/15/2024 11:59:00 PM
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Are you a recent Accounting graduate looking to learn from specialists in your field?

Does working with numbers while simultaneously helping the Department of Transportation accomplish its mission resonate with you?

If so, come make an impact by serving your State! Read below & apply today!

The State of Connecticut, Department of Transportation (DOT), is now accepting applications to fill one (1) Accounting Careers Trainee position with a target class of Accounts Examiner, in the Office of External Audits, which is part of the CTDOT Bureau of Finance and Administration.
It is the DOT's mission to provide a safe and efficient intermodal transportation network that improves the quality of life and promotes economic vitality for the State and the region.


Visit our new State Employee Benefits Overview page!
The opportunity to work for a Forbes top company: 'Forbes' State of Connecticut Ranked One of the Best Employers of 2023 - State of CT Receives National Recognition for Offering Job Growth, Competitive Benefits, and Flexible Schedule
Professional growth and development opportunities
A healthy work/life balance to all employees
Join an award winning agency! CTDOT was recently awarded the Employer of the Year award by the Connecticut Society of Civil Engineers (CSCE)!
As an Accounting Careers Trainee you will be a part of a 1 or 2 year training program depending on your level of education.
The length of the training program is 2 years for individuals with a bachelorís degree in accounting or in a closely related business field with at least 15 semester hours in accounting.
The length of the training program is 1 year for individuals with a masterís degree in accounting or in a closely related business field with at least 15 semester hours in accounting.
The length of the training program for an individual who earns a masterís degree in accounting or in a closely related business field with at least 15 semester hours in accounting while assigned to this classification is 1 year from the date the masterís degree is conferred or the end of the original 2-year training period, whichever comes first.
Full Time, 40 hours per week
Monday through Friday
First shift
Location: Newington, CT
This position is eligible to apply for telework after successful completion of the working test period, and thereafter, in accordance with the Telework Policy. The Policy can be found HERE. Employees in their initial working test period must work on site in the office.
This position is primarily responsible for performing the oversight of agreed upon procedure reviews of DOT projects for consultants, municipalities, utilities, and railroads.
In this role, you will:
Learn how to apply the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FARS) to project costs being audited.
Utilize DOT audit programs / workpapers and develop an understanding of DOT consultant agreements (contracts) including the various provisions that are subject to compliance testing in the audits.
Learn the external audit units review and quality assurance procedures and utilize the State and DOT systems (CORE-CT and Viewport) to capture project costs and project budget data.
Work with other units within the DOT that manage the project closeout process and learn about the variety of project types including any specific rules/associated regulations that effect the performance of the audits.
Perform complex reviews of DOT projects using agreed upon procedures.
Closeout projects/agreements with consulting engineering firms, municipalities, utilities, and railroads.
Assist the Director of External Audits to develop unit performance metrics and other statistical data for DOT management.
Review single audit reports for compliance with applicable regulations and perform other duties as assigned, etc.
Qualifications & Requirements
Candidates must be able to meet the experience and training requirements of the designated job class at the completion of the development program
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