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    Summary

    About the Position: Identify/oversee/review financial audits performed by independent public accounting (IPA) firms in accordance with Generally Accepted Government Auditing Standards (GAGAS)-funded contracts, grants, and cooperative agreements for Afghanistan reconstruction. Use expert knowledge to review audit programs and draft audit reports prepared by the IPA; establish reporting procedures, and discuss audit findings; resolve problems, and follow the progress of the audit engagement.

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    Responsibilities

    • Develop financial audit programs and align audit steps with risk assessment.
    • Test and examine accounting systems and records, cost representations, internal controls, and management policies and practices, to assure compliance with contract requirements, accounting and auditing principles, and standards and regulations.
    • Demonstrate ability in preparing financial audit reports, developing audit findings, and making conclusions and audit recommendations.
    • Interpersonal skills are needed to meet and work effectively with other team members and all levels of authority to exert a positive influence.
    • Organizational skills at documenting and supporting audit work.
    • Extensive experience in communicating complex and technical information orally and in writing.
    • Assess risks and develop appropriate financial audit plans and procedures to address them.
    • Become certified and to assume the duties of Contracting Officer's Representative.
    • Knowledge of and experience in Department of Defense Contracting/and grant-making is highly desired.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Occasional overseas travel may be required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    00

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