Auditor 3 Abandoned Property

Grade 27

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Career Ladder

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  1. Auditor Trainee 1 Abandoned Property

    Similar to Grade 14

  2. Auditor Trainee 2 Abandoned Property

    Similar to Grade 16

  3. Auditor 1 Abandoned Property

    Grade 18

  4. Auditor 2 Abandoned Property

    Grade 23

  5. Auditor 3 Abandoned Property

    Grade 27

  6. Chief Unclaimed Property Accounts Auditor

    Grade 64

Summary of Job Description

The Auditor/Internal Auditor titles have been consolidated as of 6/27/2019.  Please visit Auditor Consolidation Plan for a listing of impacted titles and Auditor FAQ for Frequently Asked Questions.

These positions exist only at the Office of the State Comptroller, within the Office of Unclaimed Funds. As an Auditor 3 (Abandoned Property), you would plan and oversee audits of entities having large financial assets and a probability of a substantial return of abandoned property to the State. You would plan and oversee audits of financial and business records of financial institutions such as banks, brokerage firms, stock transfer agents, mutual funds, and insurance companies, and general corporations such as manufacturers, major retail chains and utilities, non-profit corporations and partnerships. The audit objective is to ensure that all abandoned property is properly recorded, accounted for, and turned over as appropriate to the State under the provisions of the New York State Abandoned Property and General Business Laws and related court and Attorney General decisions. These positions function as administrative supervisors of multiple audit teams led by Auditors 2 (Abandoned Property).  

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Summary of Minimum Qualifications

There is currently no Min Qual details available for this title.

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How to Apply

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Career Mobility

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