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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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    As a Writer-Editor, you will:

    - Edit audit, evaluation, and inspection reports for Office of Audit and Evaluation (OAE)—write and edit OAE strategic and annual work plans; OAE policy directives, correspondence, speeches and briefings; OAE contributions to OIG publications, Congressional testimony, the Top Management and Performances Challenges Report (TMC), and the Semiannual Report to Congress (SAR); and other written products from Office of Investigations (OI) or Office of Audit (OA) submitted for review—and ensure appropriate work standards are followed, schedules are adhered to, and high-quality work products are delivered.

    - Edit reports and other analytical documents, scrutinizes them for incomplete or conflicting data, coherence of arguments, validity of conclusions, and appropriateness of recommendations, and offer advice and suggestions for revisions to authors. 

    - Formulate policies, procedures, and guidelines, and advise OAE, OI, and OA managers and staff on designing and drafting reports and other written products; provide training for managers and staff on effective writing techniques and the effective use of graphics in reports and other written products.

    - Advise the Deputy Inspector General, the Chief of Staff, and the supervisory writer-editor on the redesign of current information products and the need for new ones to effectively communicate information on OIG’s mission and activities to key stakeholders and stakeholder groups, including the Department and its operating units, Congress, and other federal agencies, financial assistance recipients, contractors, and other interested parties.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - One to five days per month may be required.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    1082 Writing And Editing

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