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Job Title: State Auditor      (to directly link to this job posting, copy this link)   
Req. No:189050
Agency:Department of Revenue
Posting Type:External
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Job Description:

This is an entry-level field auditing position in Audit Services Bureau. The primary duties and responsibilities involve field and office audits to determine compliance with Kansas laws, rules, and regulations. Auditor will be assigned to specialize in one of the three following tax areas:

Corporate Income/Privilege tax audits of small to medium-sized multi-state corporations and financial institutions; Vehicle/Motor Fuel tax audits of motor carriers for compliance with the International Fuel Tax Agreement and the International Registration Plan; or Sales and use tax compliance audits of taxpayers conducting business in Kansas.

On the job training will last approximately four to six months. Significant overnight travel may be required. Auditor is responsible for thoroughly analyzing the assignment, scheduling audits with taxpayers, traveling to the taxpayer's location, examining and analyzing taxpayer records, documenting audit steps and conclusions, preparing detailed written reports citing specifics of noncompliance as well as related statutes, regulations and case law.

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SECURITY CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS: KBI check due to direct access to Federal Tax Information in taxpayer records.


Each applicant applying for a State of Kansas job vacancy must obtain a valid Kansas Certificate of Tax Clearance by accessing the Kansas Department of Revenue's website at

A Tax Clearance is a comprehensive tax account review to determine and ensure that an individual's account is compliant with all primary Kansas Tax Laws. A Tax Clearance expires every 90 days. Applicants are responsible for submitting a valid certificate with all other application materials to the hiring agency. This is in accordance with Executive Order 2004-03. If you need assistance with the tax clearance, please contact 785-296-3199.

Your application will be considered incomplete if an ACTUAL COPY of your Certificate is not submitted within 48 hours after the posting closes.

Graduation from accredited 4 year college with 24 hours of accounting classes.

PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS: APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: State of Kansas Employment Application, Cover Letter, Resume and Transcripts. Final candidate(s) will be subject to background check. Your application will be considered incomplete and you will not be considered for this vacancy unless you submit those items indicated. Be sure to include at least two supervisory references on your employment application. Include the requisition number and job title of this posting on ALL correspondence, including e-mail.

TO APPLY: If you have not done so already, please register your personal data with the State of Kansas at Application materials may be submitted on-line, mailed to KDOR Recruitment, State Office 109 SW 9th St, Topeka, KS 66612-1588, faxed in to (785) 296-1107 or emailed to . If questions, please contact recruiter at (785) 296-3077.

PERFORMANCE STANDARDS: To be successful, candidate is expected to routinely perform the position tasks with limited supervision by the end of the probationary period.

PROCESS FOR SELECTION: Upon receipt of your complete application packet, an evaluation of your qualifications will be conducted and your status based on the established minimum requirements, necessary special requirements, if applicable, and preferred selection criteria for the specific vacancy will be determined. Based on your ranking in comparison with other applicants, you may/may not be referred for further consideration and/or possible interview. If you are not selected for the vacancy, you will be notified within 30 days of the position being filled.

REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION POLICY STATEMENT: The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 ensures you the right to reasonable accommodations. A request for an accommodation will not affect your opportunities for employment with the State of Kansas. Arrangements will be made if you have a disability that requires an accommodation for completing an application form, interviewing or any other part of the employment process. It is your responsibility to make your needs known to the KDOR Recruitment Office at 785-296-3077.

LOCATION: Audit Serv-Sales & Mineral Tax, Mills Building, Topeka, KS

Regular Hours of work: 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Hours of work are not negotiable

This is an Unclassified position.

Salary starting at $43,000.00 annually (Negotiable, dependent upon qualifications and experience)

DEADLINE: All Application Requirements must be received by the posted deadline to be considered.

When there is no closing date posted, application materials will be accepted until such time as it is determined an adequate pool of candidates exists. At that point in time, the position will be closed immediately. Applications received after that date will not be considered for that specific vacancy.

Class/Uncl: U    Full/Part Time: F    Grade 001    Hiring Rate: $0.00    Pay Frequency: Hourly   

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