Forensic Accountant

Website Los Angeles Unified School District

The Office of the Inspector General’s (OIG) mission is to help Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) achieve its core mission by promoting a culture of accountability, transparency, collaboration and integrity through the performance of audit and investigative services designed to drive continuous improvement, support effective decision making and detect and deter waste, fraud and abuse. The LAUSD-OIG is a member of the Education Fraud Working Group, which includes local, state and federal law enforcement partners. The LAUSD-OIG is currently recruiting a Forensic Accountant.

The Forensic Accountant conducts audits and investigations involving complex financial and operational systems in relation to alleged waste, fraud, and other complaints brought against District employees, vendors, and other entities under the jurisdiction of the District.

The minimum requirements are (5) years of professional-level accounting or field-auditing experience. Experience in forensic accounting is preferable. Graduation from a recognized college or university with a bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, or a related field. Certification as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) is required.

Salary range: $42.67 to $53.14; Hourly

Benefits: Include paid premiums for your choice of several medical, dental, vision, and life insurance plans.

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