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    Any offers of employment made pursuant to this announcement will be consistent with all applicable authorities, including Presidential Memoranda, Executive Orders, interpretive U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) guidance, and Office of Management and Budget plans and policies concerning hiring. These authorities are subject to change.

    The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is calling on those who want to help protect American interests and secure our Nation. DHS Components work collectively to prevent terrorism; secure borders and our transportation systems; protect the President and other dignitaries; enforce and administer immigration laws; safeguard cyberspace; and ensure resilience to disasters. We achieve these vital missions through a diverse workforce spanning hundreds of occupations. Make an impact; join DHS.

    The Office of Inspector General (OIG) offers you the opportunity to become a part of one of the most challenging and important missions facing the country today. The OIG ensures that all DHS programs and operations are carried out in the most effective, efficient and economical manner by conducting independent audits, inspections and evaluations, and investigations. In our dynamic environment, you will work side with special agents, attorneys, auditors, program analysts and IT experts to deter, identify, and address fraud, abuse, mismanagement, and waste of taxpayer funds invested in homeland security.

    The actual pay rate will vary based on the duty location of the position to be filled.

    This announcement will close at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time (ET) OR 09/19/2017 at 11:59 p.m. ET on the date the 200th application is received, whichever comes first.

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    The primary purpose of this position is supporting positions that primarily serve as an analyst performing and/or supporting audits, inspections and evaluations, and investigation activities and special assignments related to the mission and functions.

    Being an Auditor makes you a valuable member of the Office of the Inspector General, Office of Audits. In this position you will primarily serve as analyst performing and/or supporting audits, inspections and evaluations, and investigations. Typical assignments include:

    • Participating in audits and reviews of allegations of fraud, waste, abuse, and mismanagement of funds.
    • Conducting interviews and obtaining necessary background information to assist in the audit survey, audit or program evaluation.
    • Researching and prepares proposals for future department-wide audits.
    • Using generally accepted government auditing standards (GAGAS) and other internal office policies.
    • Participating in the development of audit review plans, and recommends improvements.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    All U.S. Citizens

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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/479214300. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.