Nov 05, 2019
Jan 01, 2019 - Sep 06, 2019
The Mississippi State Auditor is a state executive position in the Mississippi state government. It has been an elected position since 1817. Prior to that there were territorial auditors. The auditor's main role is to assess state and local governmental and other entities to ensure that public funds are properly used. The state auditor is the head of the Department of Audit, which employs some 150 people. The mission statement of the office is as follows: "The mission of the Office of the State Auditor is to serve its customers and protect the public's trust by independently assessing state and local governmental and other entities to ensure that public funds are properly received, are legally, effectively, and efficiently spent and are accounted for and reported accurately." The salary for this position is $90,000/year.
Submit application to:
Mississippi Secretary of State , 401 Mississippi Street, Jackson, MS, 39201, US