Assistant Inspector General (AIG) for Audit

Employer
US Postal Service Office of Inspector General
Location
Arlington, VA
Posted
Oct 13, 2021
Closes
Oct 15, 2021
Ref
141705796
Function
Audit and Tax
Hours
Full Time
The USPS OIG is seeking a highly qualified applicant to fill our Assistant Inspector General (AIG) for the Office of Audit (OA) located in Arlington, VA. The selected candidate will serve as the senior executive responsible for long-range planning and integration of all audits and reviews designed to protect assets and revenue, ensure efficient and economical mail delivery, and safeguard the integrity of the postal system. Job Requirements: The mission of OA is to conduct and supervise objective and independent audits and reviews relating to Postal Service programs and operations to: Prevent and detect fraud, waste, and misconduct; Promote economy, efficiency, and effectiveness; Promote program integrity; and Keep the Governors, Congress, and the Postal Service management informed The successful candidate will serve as the principal senior executive in the OIG responsible for long-range planning and integration of all audits and reviews designed to protect assets and revenue, ensure efficient and economical mail delivery, and safeguard the integrity of the postal system. These audits and related engagements are performed in compliance with the standards published by the Comptroller General of the United States, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Institute of Internal Auditors, and the President's Council on Integrity and Efficiency. The successful candidate serves as a member of the OIG executive management team; works with other senior managers to plan and coordinate OIG activities and ensure effective and efficient use of resources. The candidate also ensures that appropriate functions and responsibilities are developed and executed for each of their directorates in accordance with regulatory standards and guidelines established for the OIG. The salary range for this position is $161,700 - $199,300. Please note that the duties and responsibilities associated with this position may vary based upon the agency's needs at the time of hire. The following description of major duties and responsibilities is only intended to give applicants a general overview of the expectations. Areas of Responsibility (include, but are not limited to the following): Serves as principal advisor to the IG and DIG for all OA matters Serves as a member of the OIG executive management team Works with other executives and senior managers to plan and coordinate OIG activities to ensure effective and efficient use of resources and the delivery of quality services in meeting the OIG's mission Ensures that appropriate functions and responsibilities are developed and executed for OA in accordance with regulatory standards and guidelines established for OIG Oversees all work and exercises total authority and responsibility associated with subordinates Plan, participate in or executive assigned audits and special projects Perform risk analysis of functions and activities to determine the nature of operations and the adequacy of the system of internal control to achieve established objectives Evaluate the adequacy of controls as they relate to each audit Provide auditing and technical assistance on all related matters Manage and prioritize multiple assignments including all audits and projects Work closely with subordinates on risk assessment and audit planning Review and monitor ongoing performance metrics for subordinates Present audit finding or other relevant information to both internal and external Senior Executives on the effectiveness and adequacy of risk management, governance, and internal control procedures ding matters of high complexity