Audit Manager

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Apr 26, 2017
Closes
May 25, 2017
Hours
Full Time
JOB SUMMARY:

Join with the Inspector General to help make America's railroad operate more efficiently and effectively. We are seeking talented professionals who want to make a difference. By conducting or supporting independent, objective audits and investigations of the programs and operations of the National Passenger Railroad Corporation (Amtrak), you could directly contribute to our mission of providing independent, objective oversight of Amtrak's programs and operations; preventing and detecting fraud, waste, and abuse; and providing Congress, Amtrak management, and Amtrak's Board of Directors with timely analysis about Amtrak's programs and operations. Join us as we continue to build a model OIG centered on independence, teamwork, diversity, work-life balance, and value-added oversight. Next stop…the Amtrak Office of Inspector General!

The Audit Manager is responsible for day-to-day management, supervision, technical, and administrative direction of a multi-disciplined staff conducting performance and financial audits in compliance with Generally Accepted Government Auditing Standards (GAGAS) in a dynamic office environment. These audits address the effectiveness and efficiency of Amtrak's programs and operations, and report recommendations for improvements to those programs and operations.


TRAVEL REQUIRED:
  • Occasional Travel
  • You may be expected to travel for this position.

RELOCATION AUTHORIZED:
  • Yes
  • You may qualify for reimbursement of relocation expenses in accordance with agency policy.

KEY REQUIREMENTS:
  • Resume and Cover Letter (See How to Apply)
  • See Qualifications Required
  • United States Citizens
  • MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

    • Must have at least 7 or more years of relevant experience that included conducting performance audits of programs and operations.
    • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
    • Proven analytical, problem solving and project management skills.
    • Ability to multi-task with attention to detail.
    • Ability to work across organizational boundaries to reach mutual goals
    • Able to maintain composure in stressful situations and maintain confidentiality of sensitive information.
    • Proficiency in using data analysis and computer based tools including Microsoft Office Suite and similar products.
    • Experience using Teammate or similar audit work paper management systems.
    • In depth understanding and ability to apply GAGAS, GAAP and other audit policies and procedures.
    • Demonstrated supervisory skills or prior supervisory experience.
    • Demonstrated leadership abilities.

    EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:

    • Bachelor's Degree in Business, Accounting, Finance, Public Administration, Economics or other field, or equivalent combination of education, training and work experience.

    PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS:

    • An advanced degree from an accredited university (in the appropriate discipline).
    • Familiarity with the accountability community (e.g., OIG, GAO).
    • Familiarity with passenger rail operations and/or transportation operations.
    • Professional certification (e.g., CPA, CIA, CISA, CFE).

    Not Applicable