About the Agency
USAID is an independent Federal Government agency that receives overall foreign policy guidance from the secretary of State with headquarters in Washington, DC. USAID fosters transformational development around the world. Our work supports economic growth and trade, agriculture and the environment; education and training; democracy and governance; global health; global partnerships and humanitarian assistance. We operate in four regions of the world: Sub-Saharan Africa; Asia and the Near East; Latin America and the Caribbean and Europe and Eurasia. For more information on USAID please click on the link: www.usaid.gov
This position is located in the Ronald Reagan Building, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave., NW., Washington, DC, in the Bureau for Asia, Strategic Planning Office (SPO/Budget Division). If you are interested in applying, please read the vacancy announcement in its entirety and follow the instructions listed under "HOW TO APPLY".
You will conduct management audits, ensuring that management policies, practices, and procedures are consistent with the strategic goals and objectives of the agency. Serve as principal point of contact and information on audit and inspection reports issued by the Office of the Inspector General (OIG), regional inspector general officers, and the U.S. General Accounting Office (GAO). Review all draft and final audit and inspection reports that affect Bureau programs. Summarize major issues and recommendations for the Chief, ASIA/SPO/B.
You will develop a system for tracking audit and inspection recommendations, reports, formal responses, and delinquent actions. Ensure audit and inspection actions and written responses are internally consistent and adhere to Agency, OIG, and GAO requirements. Advise Chief, ASIA/SPO/B on audit and inspection compliance issues. Provide advice and guidance on policy and procedural issues related to closing out pending audit recommendations.
You will analyze and integrate program financial, technical, procurement, and scheduling information. Monitor the effectiveness and efficiency of programs and operations. Develop procedures and systems for establishing, operating, and assessing the effectiveness of administrative control systems.
You will serve as the Bureau liaison for the Congressional Notifications (CN) process with the Bureau for Legislative and Public Affairs (LPA). In consultation with the ASIA desk offices and field operating units, establish the need for Congressional and/or Technical Notifications for each activity in the Mission portfolios.