Job Overview

Summary

As an Auditor within the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), Office of the Inspector General (OIG), Office of Audit, Financial Audit Division,  you will serve as a senior auditor and provide technical expertise in one or more of the OIG major functional programs.  

USAID is an independent Federal Government agency that receives overall foreign policy guidance from the Secretary of State. Our work supports economic growth and trade; agriculture and the environment; education and training; democracy and governance; global health; global partnerships and humanitarian assistance in less developed countries and countries that are experiencing or emerging from conflict. The OIG is responsible for preventing and detecting fraud, waste, abuse, and violations of law, and for promoting economy, efficiency, and effectiveness of USAID programs. The OIG is responsible for auditing and investigating USAID, the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC), the Inter-American Foundation, and the United States African Development Foundation. OIG is organized into four operational units: Audit, MCC, Investigations, and Management.  OIG maintains overseas offices in Baghdad, Iraq; Cairo, Egypt; Dakar, Senegal; Manila, Philippines; Pretoria, South Africa; San Salvador, El Salvador; Islamabad, Pakistan; Kabul, Afghanistan; Tel Aviv, Israel; and Port-au-Prince, Haiti.  

USAID employees in the Civil Service and Foreign Service, as well as individuals employed through Personal Service Contracts, must adhere to our counter Trafficking in Persons Code of Conduct. For information on the effort to counter all forms of human trafficking, including the procurement of commercial sex acts and the use of forced labor, visit http://www.state.gov/g/tip. For more information about USAID, visit http://www.usaid.gov

 

This job opportunity announcement may be used to fill additional vacancies.

 

Duties

 

  • Reviews and approves tentative findings and /or draft reports.
  • Discusses audit findings with OIG managers and program officials to develop a constructive, concise final report.
  • Performs quality control reviews of audit reports, surveys, and special studies conducted by independent  public accounting firms.
  • Proposes alternative approaches and solutions to identified audit problems.
  • Ensures implementation of U.S. generally accepted government auditing standards (GAGAS) and  procedures and guidelines consistent with standards established by the Inspector General (IG) .