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    Summary

    As an Auditor in the Office of Audits within the Office of Inspector General (OIG), you will have a leading role in helping the Department of State and the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) improve management, strengthen integrity and accountability, and ensure the most efficient, effective, and economical use of resources. Our activities are global in scope, supporting the highest priorities of the Department and BBG. Our oversight extends to the Department's and BBG's 60,000+ employees and more than 270 missions and other facilities worldwide. We remain at the forefront of efforts to identify potential savings and cost efficiencies for the Department and BBG, and strive to provide timely, relevant, and useful feedback on the progress of their programs and initiatives. Our mandate includes the traditional areas of emphasis for the Department and BBG - including diplomatic and consular affairs, security, international broadcasting, contracting, administrative, and financial management, and information technology - as well as new initiatives and priorities such as food security, global health, and climate change.

    Temporary assignments to hardships posts or areas where adverse situations exist can be expected.

    This position is eligible for telework; additional criteria will be required (e.g., supervisory approval).

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    Responsibilities

    • Plan, conduct, and participate in comprehensive audits/evaluations and special inquiries of the Department and Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG).
    • Determine objectives, scope, and steps needed to complete each assignment. As a member of a team, personally conduct assigned performance audits and evaluations and gather, assemble, and analyze data to formulate findings that satisfy objectives. Develop findings supported by evidentiary data that is technically sound, reasonable, and meet OIG and professional standards, for sections assigned.
    • Interact effectively and maintain professional working relationships with people at all levels, including external organizations, to accomplish objectives. Contribute to a working environment that promotes teamwork and effective communication and that fosters accountability and personal and professional growth. Provide assistance and support to team members and supervisors, share information, and provide appropriate feedback. Effectively resolve most issues encountered.
    • Effectively interview auditees to acquire information needed to complete assignments. Give effective oral briefings and presentations to OIG management on progress of assignments and findings.
    • Prepare a variety of written products that require minimal supervision and revision to include, but not limited to, the following: reports, which include findings and recommendations, that are objective, factual, and in conformance with OIG and professional standards; other timely, high-quality products that are complete, accurate, objective, factual, and in conformance with OIG policies and standards, including work papers, audit summaries, compliance correspondence, memos, etc.

    Travel Required

    50% or less - Worldwide travel is required. Often to harsh, post-conflict, and/or developing nations throughout the world.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    13

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    U.S. Citizens

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    0511 Auditing

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