STATE CLASSIFICATION JOB DESCRIPTION


Salary Group B35

Class No. 1640

 

DEPUTY COMPTROLLER

 

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

Performs highly advanced (senior-level) policy administration and managerial work.  Work involves providing counsel and advice to the Comptroller of Public Accounts on state fiscal matters and state tax policy laws.  Plans, assigns, and supervises the work of others.  Works under minimal supervision, with extensive latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.

EXAMPLES OF WORK PERFORMED

Oversees the maintenance of books, records, and accounts of the agency.

Manages the daily operations of the agency.

Provides counsel and advice to the Comptroller of Public Accounts regarding the Comptroller of Public Accounts’ role as the State’s primary accountant, official revenue estimator, and chief tax collector.

Provides counsel and advice to members of the Legislature upon request.

Provides information and advice to state agencies and the general public regarding agency activities and responsibilities.

Plans, assigns, and supervises the work of others.

Performs related work as assigned.

GENERAL QUALIFICATION GUIDELINES

Experience and Education

Experience in policy administration, fiscal operations, and managerial work.  Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with major coursework in business or public administration, accounting, or finance is generally preferred.  Experience and education may be substituted for one another.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Knowledge of local, state, and federal laws and regulations; of the principles and practices of public administration; of state government; of state fiscal management; and of state tax policy laws.

Ability to direct and organize program activities; to establish program goals and objectives; to identify problems, evaluate alternatives, and implement effective solutions; to develop and evaluate policies and procedures; to communicate effectively; and to plan, assign, and supervise the work of others.

Registration, Certification, or Licensure

May be required to be registered, certified, or licensed in a specialty area.


State Auditor’s Office

Revised 9-1-15