Job Overview


Do you desire to protect American interests and secure our Nation while building a meaningful and rewarding career?  If so, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is calling.

DHS components work collectively to prevent terrorism, secure borders, enforce and administer immigration laws, safeguard cyberspace and ensure resilience to disasters.  The vitality and magnitude of this mission is achieved by a diverse workforce spanning hundreds of occupations.  Make an impact; join DHS.

Discover a challenging and rewarding career with the U.S. Customs and Border Protection, the sole organization responsible for securing the nation's borders.  At CBP, we:

  • Secure and facilitate trade and travel while enforcing hundreds of U.S. regulations, including immigration and drug laws
  • Seize illegal narcotics, vehicles, and agricultural products
  • Prevent unauthorized entry into the country
  • Rescue individuals who fall into dangerous conditions traversing our border

For more information about CBP's mission, activities, and careers, please visit our website at:

Who May Apply:

Organizational Location:  This position is with the Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of International Trade, Regulatory Audit, located in Washington, DC. 

Note: One or more selections may be made using this vacancy announcement.


  • Conducting external audits of firm's operations within the purview of Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to ensure compliance with CBP laws and regulations;
  • Reviewing of accounting systems covering all functional areas such as engineering design, procurement of materials, production, subcontracting, space management, depreciation of plant and equipment, overhead costs, and other operations or factors relating to cost and their allocation to imported materials;
  • Making recommendations concerning the acceptability of accounting and control systems to generate complete and accurate information which would allow CBP to rely on cost and other information reported by the importers;
  • Performing all third party external audit activities to include audits of multinational corporations of such diversity as to involve subordinate accounting systems;
  • Writing audit reports or sections of audit reports based on findings, fully supported by work papers, to be disseminated to concerned parties.

Travel Required

  • 25% or Greater
  • For audit and training.

Relocation Authorized

  • No