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Applicant may be required to submit additional material or complete job specific tests for the position.

Position: Internal Auditor 1 Job Vacancy Announcement
Division: Supreme Court Internal Audit Judicial Branch Employment Application
Salary: $42,175 per year  
Benefits: An attractive judicial branch benefits package is offered, including pension, medical, dental, vision and life insurance, as well as deferred compensation and generous leave time.  
Reporting Relationship: Chief Internal Auditor  

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:  The Internal Auditor 1 is responsible for conducting audits of judicial branch programs including financial, operational, and compliance audits in accordance with the Institute of Internal Auditors' International Standards for the Professional Practice of Internal Auditing and the Supreme Court Internal Audit's Audit Guide.  The position is under the direct supervision of the Chief Internal Auditor and/or Internal Auditor 3.

As part of conducting audits, the Internal Auditor 1 will be responsible for collecting, compiling, analyzing and interpreting data of state funded judicial branch operations; preparing audit workpapers and reporting conclusions to the Chief Internal Auditor for inclusion in audit reports, findings and other correspondence to judicial and non-judicial branch managers; traveling to audit site locations to gather audit evidence and performing fieldwork in order to complete audits and projects; and performing other duties as assigned. 


Minimum:  Bachelor's degree in accounting, economics, finance, business administration, management information systems or another closely related degree.

Preferred:  Advanced degree in one of the fields listed above or possessing credentials such as Certified Public Accountant, Certified Internal Auditor, Certified Information Systems Auditor or other related professional designation with Illinois State government experience preferred.  Audit experience desired.

SELECTION FACTORS:  Ability to use proven analytical skills to create written documents based on analysis performed; strong interpersonal and communication skills; ability to work in an independent or team environment; strong skills in utilizing word processing and spreadsheet software, with database software preferred; ability to exercise initiative for self-development by actively seeking increased awareness of the field of governmental auditing and actively participating in on-the-job training and outside professional development activities appropriate to this field of expertise; must be able to obtain a valid Illinois driver's license and demonstrate proof of automobile insurance to operate a personal vehicle on state business, as well as maintain a safe driving record.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:  This position requires the ability to sit for extended time periods and travel within Illinois, including some overnight stays.  This is a professional office working environment requiring the ability to use a telephone, retrieve files, and process written and electronic documents.

Interested individuals should submit – via email – a letter of interest, resume and completed Judicial Branch Employment Application to:



Applicant's information must be received by Wednesday, May 30, 2018