Job Overview


Join the Department of Interior's Office of Natural Resources Revenue!

The Department of the Interior is devoted to protecting and preserving the natural resources of this great nation, including National Parks, Landmarks, and the well-being of communities, including those of Native Americans, Alaska Natives, Native Hawaiians, and affiliated Islanders.
The Office of Natural Resources Revenue (ONRR) is part of the Department of Interior's Office of Policy, Management and Budget and is responsible for collecting and disbursing revenues from energy production that occurs onshore on Federal and American Indian lands, and offshore in the Outer Continental Shelf. During Fiscal Year 2012, ONRR disbursed more than $11.6 billion to states, American Indian Tribes and individual Indian mineral owners, and to various Federal accounts.
ONRR has been publicly recognized for its royalty auditing work, receiving the highest possible rating from an independent peer review. The ONRR Denver Office has been recognized as one of the top places to work in the Denver Metropolitan area in 2012. For the 16th consecutive year, ONRR has received an unqualified (clean) opinion on its Fiscal Year 2012 consolidated financial statements.
The Office of Natural Resources Revenue is in search of a candidate to become an Auditor for the Office of Natural Resources Revenue (ONRR). The incumbent is responsible for identifying, analyzing, and resolving audit problems affecting compliance with laws or regulations related to mineral revenue accounting, including analyzing system data in an accounting or auditing capacity. If this sounds like a match for your skills, please apply!

This position is located in the Department of the Interior, Office of the Secretary, Office of Natural Resources Revenue (ONRR), Audit & Compliance Management (ACM), located in Oklahoma City, OK.


The major duties of this position include, but are not limited to the following:

• Plans operational audit assignments on oil and gas companies with the purpose of identifying royalty due for production of minerals from Federal and Indian properties.
• Develops audit program to meet audit objectives and assesses the risk of material misstatements, fraud or illegal acts.
• Obtains audit evidence that is sufficient, competent and relevant to provide basis for audit findings
• Participates in meetings with company management officials.

• Prepares audit documents such as engagement letters, demand letters and audit reports

• Comply with Generally Accepted Government Auditing Standards (GAGAS) requirements, the Minerals Revenue Management (MRM) Audit Manual, the MRM Compliance Review Manual, and Asset & Compliance Management (ACM) policies and procedures.
• Functions as part of a team and will be called upon to assist other team members with technical problems and issues, and to collaborate, coordinate and communicate with others.