This position is located in the Office of Audits, within the Office of Inspector General (OIG), which has statutory responsibility covering the Department of State and the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG). The OIG oversight responsibility includes conducting and reporting audits, inspections, investigations and special inquiries of all overseas and domestic organizational entities of these organizations; these audits conducted of all organizational entities within the Department of State and BBG encompass the operating, administrative, and financial activities of units and are directed to determine compliance with applicable laws, the economy and efficiency with which programs are carried out.
The incumbent of this position participates on a team in conducting comprehensive management and program audits and evaluations of the Department and BBG programs and functions at domestic and overseas locations.
THIS ANNOUNCEMENT WAS AMENDED ON 6/16/2017 TO EXTEND THE CLOSING DATE TO 06/21/2017.
- 50% or Greater
- Worldwide travel is involved up to 50% of the time and often in harsh, post-conflict, and/or developing nations throughout the world.
Applicants must meet all the required qualification requirements, including education and any selective placement factors described below by the closing date of this announcement. Education may only be substituted in accordance with the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Qualification Standards Handbook. Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education in order to be credited towards qualifications.
Education completed in foreign colleges or universities may be used to meet the education requirements if you can show that the foreign education is comparable to that received in an accredited educational institution in the United States. It is your responsibility to provide such evidence when applying. Click on the link for a list of accredited organizations recognized as specializing in interpretation of foreign education credentials.
Applicants must have 1 year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-11 level in the Federal service which provided the applicant with the particular knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the duties of the position.
Qualifying specialized experience must demonstrate the following:
- Experience using TeamMate, an audit management software when conducting audits.
- Experience researching, analyzing, and evaluating a program's effectiveness and efficiency and making recommendations that improves those aspects.
- Experience presenting analyses in a well-organized, well-written, and well-supported document
- Experience interpreting laws, regulations and criteria as related to audits.
There is no substitute of education for specialized experience for the GS-12 position.