Staff Motor Fuel Tax Auditor


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Internal Audit - Motor Fuel Audit
10324 Interstate 30
Little Rock
B - Professional
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Full Time Regular
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This position is responsible for conducting reviews of licensed motor fuel distributors, special motor fuel suppliers and entities licensed with the International Fuel Tax Agreement (IFTA) to determine the accuracy of submitted reports and their compliance with Arkansas laws and regulations in these areas.



The following examples are intended only as illustrations of various types of work performed.  No attempt is made to be exhaustive.  Related, similar, or other logical duties are performed as assigned.  The Department may require employees to perform functions beyond those contained in job descriptions.  The Department may modify job descriptions based on Department needs.  The Arkansas Department of Transportation is an "at will" employer.


  • Plan and execute audit assignments, in accordance with accepted professional standards.
  • Report audit findings of each examination in a clear, concise and accurate manner, and make recommendations for the correction of unsatisfactory conditions, improvements in operations, and reductions in cost based on those findings.
  • Prepare clear, concise and accurate audit reports of each examination.
  • Perform or assist in the performance of special reviews at the request of management.
  • Prepare audit programs to test costs and supporting documents for compliance with state and federal policies, regulations and guidelines.
  • Lead, guide and direct the work of others on projects as necessary.
  • Perform or assist in the performance of audits, whether internal or external to the Department’s operations, as assigned.

Minimum Requirements


The educational equivalent to a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in accounting OR the educational equivalent to a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in a related field with CPA certification.  Statewide travel, including overnight travel as necessary.  Valid driver’s license. Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Access.  Knowledge of Government Auditing Standards.  Strong organizational and communication skills. Ability to interpret and apply Department policies and procedures. Certification as a Public Accountant (CPA) and/or Internal Auditor (CIA) preferred. Knowledge of the Arkansas motor fuel/special motor fuel tax laws, IFTA governing documents, international registration plan, and the Arkansas tax simplification law preferred.


(“Accredited” means the educational institution or program is accredited by an accrediting organization recognized either by the United States Department of Education or by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.)


A criminal background check will be required to determine suitability of employment, and failure to meet these standards may cause the applicant to be rejected or terminated from that position.

There has never been a better time to join our team of dedicated public servants who strive to help the Department meet its mission to provide a safe, efficient, aesthetically pleasing and environmentally sound intermodal transportation system for the user. We offer competitive pay and benefits with many opportunities for career advancement.

If you need assistance completing the application, please contact Human Resources at 501-569-2454.