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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), Office of Inspections and Evaluations 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.

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    Responsibilities

    As a Writer/Editor for the Office of Inspector General, Office of Inspections and Evaluations, you will develop creative solutions for written products to articulate complex problems and issues where governing laws and regulations are highly interpretive. You will review written products on controversial issues and may be involved in shaping major programs or facilitating the resolution of long-standing problem areas of vital importance. Typical work assignments include:

    • Acting solely or with others in formulating a message for written inspections and evaluation products.
    • Coordinating with inspections teams to organize scope, objective, methodology, message, and synthesizing findings and recommendations into a written report.
    • Identifying and reviewing objectives and legal and policy requirements.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    13

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    All U.S. Citizens

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    1082 Writing And Editing

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/489771400. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.