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Senior Auditor - PBGC

Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation

in Washington DC / Telecommute

Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation

Open & closing dates: 06/10/2019 to 06/24/2019

Pay scale & grade: GS 15

Salary: $137,849 to $166,500 per year

1 vacancy in Washington DC

Telework eligible? Yes as determined by agency policy



This position is located in the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC), Office of the Chief Financial Officer (OCFO), Corporate Controls and Reviews Department (CCRD).

If you are interested in a challenging career with great benefits, training, and strong growth potential, we strongly encourage you to apply for the Senior Auditor position today!

More than one selection may be made for this position.


  • Plan, organize, coordinate and direct vital PBGC programs for quality assurance related to controls over operations, financial and non-financial reporting, and compliance.
  • Provide advice to the Director, CCRD the CFO, Internal Control Committee (ICC) and others in senior and executive management on changes in laws, rules, regulations, and OMB and GAO guidance that may impact the controls of the Corporation.
  • Formulate and update audit review and evaluation plans, policy, procedures and coordinates with management regarding information needed to complete reviews and update documentation related to business processes.
  • Carry out high-level activities in support of PBGC's mission, such as projects interacting with other agencies, entities (e.g. the Federal Accounting Standards Advisory Board), and the Executive and senior levels of PBGC.


Conditions of Employment

  • You must be a U.S. citizen
  • You may undergo a personnel security background investigation
  • Selective Service registration required for male applicants, unless exempt
  • 1 year probationary period required unless met during prior Federal service
  • Applicants selected for employment will be required to complete an OF-306


You may start at $137,849, if you possess the following within 30 days of the closing date of the announcement. 

Specialized Experience: One year of experience at the GS-14 grade level in the Federal service or one year of experience at the GS-14 grade level equivalent to the private sector planning, organizing, coordinating, and directing PBGC’s programs for quality assurance related to controls over operations, financial and non-financial reporting and compliance. Examples may include establishing evaluation priorities based on risks; conducting original research; reviewing and approving plans to complete evaluations and risk assessments performed by contractors and employees; and independently overseeing reviews.  

It is highly recommended that the applicant be an active CPA (Certified Public Accountant), CIA (Certified Internal Auditor) or CGFM (Certified Government Financial Manager) but it is not a requirement.


Education Requirements: A degree in accounting or in a related field such as business administration, finance or public administration that included or was supplemented by 24 semester hours in accounting and/or auditing. 24 semester hours may include up to 6 hours in business law. (The term "accountant" should be interpreted, generally, as "accountant and/or auditor) OR A combination of education and experience encompassing at least 4 years of experience in accounting, or an equivalent combination of accounting or auditing experience, college-level education, and training that provided professional accounting knowledge. The applicant's background must also include one of the following:

1. 24 semester hours in accounting or auditing courses of appropriate type and quality. This can include up to 6 hours of business law;

2. A certificate as a Certified Public Accountant or a Certified Internal Auditor, obtained through written examination; or

3. Completion of the requirements for a degree that included substantial course work in accounting or auditing, e.g., 15 semester hours, but that does not fully satisfy the 24 semester hour requirement of paragraph A, provided that (a) the applicant has successfully worked at the full-performance level in accounting, auditing, or a related field, e.g., valuation engineering or financial institution examining; (b) a panel of at least two higher level professional accountants or auditors has determined that the applicant has demonstrated a good knowledge of accounting and of related and underlying fields that equals in breadth, depth, currency, and level of advancement that which is normally associated with successful completion of the 4 year course of study described in paragraph A; and (c) except for literal nonconformance to the requirement of 24 semester hours in accounting or auditing, the applicant's education, training, and experience fully meet the specified requirements.

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