Foreign Service Auditor, FS-0511-02

Announcement Number
OIG-19-FS-01DU
Opening Date
Closing Date

Duties:

As a Foreign Service Auditor, you will:

  • Serve as the lead auditor on performance audits by defining audit scopes and objectives for team assignments.
  • Manage and coordinate information and schedules with relevant mission or headquarter entities.
  • Review audit information and work of team members to develop findings and draft complex sections of audit reports.
  • Perform research prior to and during audits to address program or operation changes.
  • Professionally represent the OIG to internal and external stakeholders at entrance and exit conferences, coordinative meetings, out briefs, presentations, and through other forms of written and oral communication settings.
  • Lead examining and testing (using statistical and/or judgmental sampling) of records and internal controls to determine the degree of efficiency and effectiveness of audited programs.
  • Apply professional Federal government auditing and accounting principles used across the Federal Government to complete audit procedures.
  • Perform audit field work, gather evidence, conduct interviews, and document findings. 
  • Interpret applicable laws and regulations for subject audit area and preparing working papers to document audit work.
  • Participate in discussing audit objectives, assignments, findings, and recommendations and developing milestones for team assignments.
  • Provide information to management officials responsible for audited programs regarding management controls and procedures.
  • Develop audit steps, approaches, and tests for assigned areas of audits or programs, activities, procedures, and operations.
  • Produce high quality products that meet Federal government quality standards and adhere to the OIG handbook.