Legislative Post Audit Division Seeking Auditors

The Post Audit Division of the West Virginia Legislative Auditor's Office is accepting applications for auditor positions with a salary of $35,000. A Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics, or Business Administration is preferred. Other degrees and experience will receive consideration.

The Legislative Auditor's Office has a mission to provide meaningful and useful information to the West Virginia Legislature to assist in its policymaking and to hold state government accountable to the taxpayers. Auditors within the Post Audit Division are assigned to an audit team in order to conduct performance audits of state government agencies for the West Virginia Legislature. Audits generally have a financial emphasis, and are conducted according to federal government performance auditing standards.

Auditors are responsible for learning and carrying out all tasks of a performance audit including: researching, reviewing, and analyzing: financial data, the auditee's authorizing statute, and the auditee's policies and procedures; writing audit documentation, letters, and report findings; interviewing state agency officials; maintaining and organizing audit documentation; and preparing and presenting report findings to committees of the West Virginia Legislature. Some audit assignments may require in-state, overnight travel which will be reimbursed at the State's expense.

All employees of the Legislative Auditor's Office become members of the State of West Virginia retirement system, and may select from the State's health insurance plans. In order to apply, please complete the application found at Please submit your application along with a cover letter, copy of your resume and an official college transcript to the following address:

Denny Rhodes, Director
Legislative Post Audit Division
Building 1, Room W-329
1900 Kanawha Blvd., East
Charleston, WV 25305-0610