Delaware State Auditor

Employer / Organization

Delaware

Next Election

Nov 06, 2018

Filing Window

Jan 01, 2018 - Jul 15, 2018

Description

The Delaware State Auditor is a state executive position in the Delaware state government. The auditor is responsible for providing "evaluations of the State's fiscal accountability and public program performance." The auditor's office performs a comprehensive financial report of the state government, along with individual performance and financial audits of various policies, agencies and projects. The auditor's office is responsible for conducting postaudits of state agencies' financial transactions, a comprehensive annual financial report of the entire state government, and performance audits of other government programs. It also evaluates the management practices of state agencies. The salary for this position is $108,532/year.

Application Guidelines
1) Contact the State of Delaware Department of Elections to confirm that your registered address qualifies you for the position you intend to run for, and that you meet other office specific qualifications. 2) Obtain and complete the candidate forms including Campaign Finance Reporting Forms. If you plan to run as an unaffiliated candidate, you must also circulate a petition to appear on the ballot. If you plan to run as a party candidate please contact your local party headquarters for more information. Party candidate forms and deadlines differ from some unaffiliated candidate forms and deadlines. 3) Collect the stipulated number of signatures between January 1st and July 15th and submit the completed petitions to the State of Delaware Department of Elections. If you have any questions please contact the State of Delaware Department of Elections by phone at 302 739-4277 or visit their website at: http://elections.delaware.gov/index.shtml# The 2016 Delaware Election Calendar can be found here: http://elections.delaware.gov/calendar/2016ElectionCalendar.pdf