The Maryland Department of Health, Office of the Inspector General is seeking a Fiscal Services Administrator V, serving as the Assistant Inspector General - Audits. This position is responsible for serving as the Assistant Inspector General for Audits and is responsible for managing and directing the operations of the three MDH Audit Divisions: the MDH Internal Audit Division which is responsible for conducting finance and compliance, economy and efficiency, and program results audits of the Department's facilities and institutions, as well as all headquarters units minus the Medicaid Program; the Medicaid Audit Division that performs the previously list duties for the State's eight billion dollar Medicaid Program; and, the MDH External Audit Division that conducts audits of local health departments and human services vendors receiving funding from the Department to ensure State funds are expended and reported in accordance with contract provisions, laws, regulations, and generally accepted accounting principles. The audits determine an amount that may be due to the Department or to the vendor of service. The Assistant Inspector General for Audits also manages and supervises the activities of the Department's Corporate Compliance Division that is responsible for conducting employee misconduct investigations dealing with potential fraud, waste, and abuse violations, for ensuring that the Department's internal providers are in compliance with federal and state billing standards as well as HIPAA requirements and Privacy and Ethics laws and regulations. Lastly, this position also supervises the Department's Institutional Review Board, (IRB) Administrator who manages all administrative aspects involved in the processing of human subject research protocols submitted to the Department for approval.
Education: Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university.
Experience: Qualified candidates must possess at least 5 years of professional experience performing financial or compliance reviews and audits; writing and reviewing audit reports; and, a minimum of 2 years supervising a multi-tasked staff.
Additional professional experience as defined above can substitute on a year for year basis for a bachelor's degree.
DESIRED OR PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
The ideal applicant should have experience in the following:
Interpreting State and Federal regulations,
State ethics policies,
Knowledge and application of Generally Accepted Government Auditing Standards (GAGAS),
Analyzing audit findings and related corrective actions,
Using electronic spreadsheets,
Financial management information systems,
Managing and coordinating multiple tasks and complex reporting assignments,
Supervising staff and monitoring performance,
Exercising sound judgment in researching issues,
Answering inquiries and resolving problems,
And, maintaining harmonious working relationships.
About Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
The Maryland Department of Health (MDH) is a governmental agency responsible for providing a wide range of public health services to Maryland residents and its visitors. MDH offers a wide range of job opportunities in many different areas of employment, spanning agencies all over the state of Maryland. To see what opportunities MDH has to offer, visit: http://www.jobaps.com/md