This position is located in the Alexandria, VA Office of the Deputy Inspector General for Overseas Contingency Operations (DIG-OCO) and reports to a Director performing reviews and critical analyses of funding, policy, and operational information in support of the Lead Inspector General (LIG) mission assigned to the ODIG-OIG.Learn more about this agency
Program Analyst - demonstrates comprehension of and professional judgment in the application of generally accepted government auditing standards (GAGAS) and the Audit Handbook; and complies with these standards. Develops analyses, methodologies, and schedules; examines transactions and supporting documentation; and analyzes databases relevant to the project objectives and assigned tasks. Duties include:
Research applicable laws, directives and other regulatory material to gain audit knowledge.
Develop and contribute to audit guides and perform audit work within the established guidelines.
Produces comprehensive reports of audit data collected.
Utilizes audit data to evaluate results and recommend solutions.
Develop drafts and final segments of audit reports.
Maintains security and accountability of classified information.
Performing reviews and technical assessment of Department of Defense (DoD) programs functions and missions.
Developing plans and approaches for analysis and evaluations.
Conducting studies and evaluations.
Assigning and providing instructions to team members; training and reviewing work products.
Gathering data, reviewing documents, conducting site visits and interviewing staff.
Documenting findings, preparing reports applying relevant procedures and protocols.
Providing and justifying recommendations and conclusions; defining corrective actions and defending or coordinating recommendations as required.
Researching relevant law, regulation and policy in evaluations and assessments.
Knowledge Requirements/Skills for Program Analyst (343 series) position have: Knowledge of the functions, processes, and principles of management (e.g., management practices, theories, and methodology of management) sufficient to organize and develop analysis or studies that will lead to improvement of overall operations.
50% or less - You may be expected to travel for this position.
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