Location: Commonwealth of Massachusetts
The Office of the Inspector General for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts (Office) is the oldest state-level inspector general’s office in the nation. The Office has a broad mandate to prevent and detect fraud, waste and abuse in the expenditure of public funds. In keeping with this mandate, the Office investigates allegations of fraud, waste and abuse at all levels of government; reviews programs and practices in state and local agencies to identify systemic vulnerabilities and opportunities for improvement; and provides assistance to the public and private sectors to help prevent fraud, waste and abuse in government spending. Please see our website (www.mass.gov/ig) for more information.
The Office seeks an Associate General Counsel to work in its Legal Division. Members of the Legal Division serve as in-house counsel to the Office. The Legal Division directs Office litigation and provides legal advice to the Office on a wide variety of issues. The Legal Division also enforces the Office’s enabling statute, M.G.L. c. 12A. The successful candidate will: