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    We are seeking a highly qualified and motivated individual to serve as an Auditor and be a proactive member of our team. The Office of Inspector General (OIG) for the General Services Administration (GSA) is one of the original OIGs established by the Inspector General Act of 1978. The OIGs were created as independent and objective entities within an agency (A) to promote economy, efficiency, and effectiveness in the administration of the agency and (B) to prevent and detect fraud and abuse in agency programs and operations. The OIGs report to the agency head and Congress through semi-annual and other reports.

    The GSA OIG operates as an autonomous entity within GSA under a presidentially appointed, Senate confirmed Inspector General who supervises a diverse team of over 300 professionals in headquarters administrative, legal, and operational components and in regional operational offices throughout the country.

    The GSA OIG is dedicated to protecting the public interest by bringing about positive changes in the performance, accountability, and integrity of GSA programs and operations. Oversight is provided through auditing, inspections and evaluations, and investigations of GSA's extensive procurement, real property, and related programs and operations, which primarily support other federal agencies. OIG oversight components report their findings and recommend courses of action to promote efficiency and economy in the GSA's activities. Last fiscal year, our OIG professionals' efforts resulted in $243 million in criminal, civil, administrative, and other recoveries; over $1.4 billion in GSA management decisions that agreed with GSA OIG audit recommendations; over 40 successful criminal prosecutions; and numerous suspensions and debarments. Applicants are encouraged to review the work and accomplishments of the GSA OIG on our website, https://www.gsaig.gov/.

    CONCURRENT VACANCY: For applicants who are not status employees or eligible under special hiring authorities, please use the vacancy posted for "Public Candidates," under Announcement # JE-2017-01-DE.

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    Responsibilities

    This position is located in the Office of Inspections and Forensic Auditing. The Office of Inspections and Forensic Auditing (JE) is responsible for independently and objectively analyzing and evaluating GSA's programs and operations through management and programmatic inspections and evaluations that are intended to provide insight into issues of concern to GSA, Congress, and the American public. In addition, the office formulates, directs and coordinates the quality assurance function of the OIG and undertakes special projects and analyses as required by the Inspector General.

    As an Auditor, the incumbent performs the following responsibilities:

    • Participates in the development of JE goals and objectives.
    • Participates in the establishment, review and/or revision of internal JE operating policies and procedures to eliminate issues/concerns or barriers to mission accomplishment, or in response to concerns with regulatory compliance and/or requirements.
    • Provides technical advice to others on JE policies, procedures, and practices, including those practices associated with conducting inspections, evaluations, and quality assurance.
    • Works with other analysts, auditors, attorneys, investigators, and various specialists in efforts of conducting concurrent complex assignments.
    • Conducts a variety of studies concerning the needs of management and makes comparative results on processes, policies and procedures.
    • Prepares/provides written reports as a direct result of research based on directives, laws, rules, regulations, policies and procedures.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Selected applicant must be able to acquire and maintain a government-issued travel charge card.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    13

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    Current career/career-conditional Federal employees in the competitive service; Reinstatement eligibles; Special Appointing Authority eligibles; VEOA eligible Veterans; and OPM Interchange Agreement eligibles.

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    0511 Auditing

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/456121600. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.