Forensic Accountant—Medicaid Fraud (Ref. # MFCU_FAA_PR_6077)

New York State Office of the Attorney General (OAG) - Pearl River, NY (30+ days ago)4.2


Division of Criminal Justice

Medicaid Fraud Control Unit

Forensic Accountant/Auditor – Pearl River (Rockland County)

Reference No. MFCU_FAA_PR_6077

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The New York State Office of the Attorney General’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit, located in Pearl River, is seeking a forensic accountant/auditor to participate in complex fraud investigations in the healthcare industry, utilizing the New York State False Claims Act, Social Services Law §145-b, and the Executive Law, and, when appropriate, to support prosecution of crimes uncovered by such investigations. Many of our actions involve coordination with other state and federal civil and prosecutorial anti-fraud agencies resulting in large-scale recoveries.

Candidates for the position of forensic accountant/auditor must possess excellent analytical, communication, and organizational skills, and a minimum of a four (4) year college degree, either specifically in finance, accounting, or economics, or equivalent post-college work experience. Applicants should be proficient with database and presentation software. Experience with statistical sampling is a plus. A CPA is not required; the position qualifies for CPA accreditation purposes. Designation as a Certified Fraud Examiner is also a plus. Applicants will be considered for both entry-level and experienced assignments.

Candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

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  • Cover Letter (You may address to Sandra Jefferson Grannum, Esq., Bureau Chief, Legal Recruitment);
  • Resume;
  • Transcript if fewer than five (5) years post-graduate
  • Writing Sample
  • List of three (3) references with contact information and email addresses.

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Job Type: Full-time