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    We are seeking highly motivated professionals to join our team. If you want challenging work and a chance to make a big impact, come join us at the Office of Inspector General for the Department of Commerce! We improve the effectiveness of the Department's programs and operations. We also investigate waste, fraud, and abuse in the Department and those who do business with it.

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    The following are the duties of this position at the GS-13. If you are selected at a lower grade level, you will have the opportunity to learn to perform all these duties, and will receive training to help you grow in this position.

    - Conduct audits in accordance with generally accepted Government auditing standards (GAGAS) by determining audit procedures to determine the level of system reliability and obtaining sufficient reliable evidence through inspection, observation, inquiries, and confirmation to provide a reasonable basis for an opinion regarding the activity under examination.

    - Applying an objective analysis and systemic evaluation to provide an independent assessment of the performance of the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) organization, program, activity or function.

    - Interview key organizational authorities and other stakeholders to gather the necessary information for survey and audit purposes to diagnose gaps, causes, effects, and solutions, and to corroborate findings.

    - Develop and cross-reference audit reports covering audit objectives, scope, methodology, findings, conclusions, applicable criteria, conditions identified and their cause and effect, and recommended corrective actions.

    - Provide technical advice and guidance to provide interpretation on audit results, applicability of data, potential findings, and recommendations to internal and external organizational members.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Occasional travel may be required.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    0511 Auditing

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/552895400. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.