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    ***This announcement will be opening in conjunction with the Hiring Heros Career Fair taking place on February 23, 2018 in Washington, DC. Attendance to the event is not required for consideration.***

    This position is located in the U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Inspector General (OIG), and Office of Audit and Evaluation within the Patent and Trademark Office (PTO) in Alexandria, VA. This office is responsible for coordinating audits of Commerce programs, operations and activities through its headquarters and regional offices.

    As an Auditor, you may be responsible for working either alone or as a team member, planning and conducting financial, economy and efficiency, and program audits and audit follow-up of Department of Commerce programs and activities.

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    • Apply accounting and auditing standards necessary to conduct broad audit assignments requiring an integrated analysis of a large number and variety of different operational programs and accounting systems.
    • Assist with the development of audit plans that assess the compliance, efficiency, and effectiveness of Department of Commerce programs.
    • Collect information, organize and analyze information using applicable statistical methods and software.
    • Communicate orally in-person and in writing especially with audit management and auditees.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Occasional travel away from normal duty station may be required.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    Current Federal employees serving under a career or career-conditional appointment in the competitive service;

    Former Federal employees with reinstatement eligibility;

    Career Transisition Assistance Plan (CTAP) Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan (ICTAP) eligibles;

    Applicants eligible under special hiring authorities;

    Veterans who are preference eligible, or separated from the U.S. Armed Forces under honorable conditions after 3 years or more of continuous active service (VEOA)

    Questions? This job is open to 4 groups.

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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/492057900. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.