The Legislative Audit Bureau is seeking a self-motivated Data Specialist to research, acquire, and verify data. This is an exciting opportunity for an individual with strong data analysis experience to support the mission of the Bureau. The position will work closely with audit team members, IT staff, and will report to the IT Team Leader.
The Legislative Audit Bureau is a nonpartisan legislative service agency created to assist the Legislature in maintaining effective oversight of state operations. The Bureau conducts objective audits and evaluations of state agency operations to ensure financial transactions have been made in a legal and proper manner and to determine whether programs are administered effectively, efficiently, and in accordance with the policies of the Legislature and the Governor. The results of these evaluations are provided to the Legislature, along with recommendations for improvements in agency operations. For more information, visit http://legis.wisconsin.gov/LAB/.
Working at the Bureau provides an opportunity to make a difference. Your work will contribute to the efficiency and effectiveness of state government operations. In addition, professional development is a focal point at the Bureau. We strive to foster a culture of continuous learning and improvement. We also promote a healthy balance between your personal and professional life and offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
Our office is located in vibrant downtown Madison, a unique and exciting city in south-central Wisconsin. Madison’s many restaurants ensure you will be able to find an eatery to suit any appetite. Madison’s many museums, galleries, fairs, and festivals ensure there is always something interesting to do and see. Sports and outdoor enthusiasts will benefit from access to the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s athletic events and countless opportunities for year-round pursuits, including biking, running, boating, golfing, and cross-country skiing. Madison regularly ranks high as one of the most livable cities in the country. To learn more about the Madison area, go to www.visitmadison.com.
Interested candidates should click the "Apply For Job" button on this page to submit a letter of interest, resume, and transcripts via email.
Inquiries may be directed to Anne Sappenfield, Special Assistant to the State Auditor, at Anne.Sappenfield@legis.wisconsin.gov.
We are seeking candidates who are legally authorized to work in the United States and will not require employer visa sponsorship now or in the future. A background check will be conducted on all finalists prior to an offer of employment.