Department: Department Of Homeland Security
Agency: DHS Headquarters
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In today's interconnected world our country's security challenges are constantly evolving. To meet these challenges, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) fosters a culture that values and promotes diversity, teamwork, flexibility, and innovation. With a diverse and critical mission, we lead the unified national effort to secure America.
The mission of DHS is carried out every day by dedicated men and women who answer the noble call to public service with superior courage. Come be a part of the best in preventing and deterring terrorist attacks, protecting against and responding to potential threats, ensuring safe and secure borders, welcoming immigrants and visitors, and promoting the free-flow of commerce.
For an overview of the diverse responsibilities DHS carries out within the Government, we welcome you to visit our website at http://www.dhs.gov.
THIS VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO REFLECT THE CHANGE IN POSITION SERIES FROM 0501 TO 0505.
This position is located in the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Office of the Under Secretary for Management, Office of the Chief Financial Officer. The Director, Financial Risk Management and Assurance, supports the DHS Chief Financial Officer in establishing Department-wide internal control to support the DHS mission, pursuant to the Department of Homeland Security Financial Accountability Act. The Director is a senior internal control official and functions as the senior technical expert for the Department on all matters involving internal control. Internal control is a major part of managing an organization and includes the plans, methods, and procedures used to meet missions, goals, and objectives. Effective internal controls enables DHS Management to provide reasonable assurance that the following internal control objectives are being met: reliable financial reporting, effective and efficient operations; and compliance with laws and regulations. The Director reports to the Chief Financial Officer, in a principal advisory capacity on all aspects of internal control.
- U.S. Citizenship Required
- Obtain/maintain a Secret security clearance.
- A one-year SES probationary period may be required.
- If selected, Executive Personnel Financial Disclosure (SF-278) is required.