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IT Audit Advisory Consultant – US Air Force

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IT Audit Advisory Consultant – US Air Force
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Washington,  DC
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IT Audit Advisory Consultant – US Air Force

VA or MD

Minimum Secret Clearance Required


Do you wish you could be heard and make an impact in advising customers and not be lost in the shuffle of a large firm with tons of competition to advance?


Would working for a rapidly growing boutique advisory firm with a culture of visibility with leadership and ability to effect change quickly motivate you?


If so, then we have a great opportunity for you!


Talent Orchard LLC, a boutique workforce solutions company, has been engaged by a management consulting firm serving customers in the US Government to assist in their search to identify IT Audit Advisory Consultants to join their growing team supporting the United States Air Force (USAF) with Financial Improvement and Audit Remediation (FIAR) IT activities to drive sustainable and auditable processes. Multiple openings in multiple locations, including Rosslyn, VA, and Joint Base Andrews, MD.


As an IT Audit Advisory Consultant, your responsibilities will include:

  • Designing, developing, and implementing IT corrective action plans (CAPs) for self-identified deficiencies (SIDs) and external IPA findings
  • Performing CAP validation testing for completed remediation activities
  • Performing baseline review assessments (e.g., FISCAM and FFMIA) to assess system readiness and remediate identified deficiencies
  • Monitoring, tracking, and reporting on IT CAP statuses
  • Third party risk management (e.g., Service Providers)
  • Developing risk based approaches for prioritization of IT findings
  • Performing advisory services for risk management framework (RMF) activities to support system team IT control implementations in accordance with financial management overlay
  • Ad-hoc reporting for IT metrics and measures
  • Integrating leading practices for IT audit remediation 


To be successful in this role, your background will include the following;

  • Bachelor’s Degree in related field of studies  
  • DoD Secret or Top Secret clearance required to start
  • At least three (3) years of experience supporting a federal Government entity or Fortune 500 company in a relevant functional area  
  • Proficiency with the web and MS Office Suite applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and SharePoint)  
  • Communicates clearly and effectively (oral and written);  
  • Interacts comfortably with team and client personnel; 
  • Demonstrates self-motivation, excellent time-management, and organizational skills; 
  • Possesses strong analytical skills, initiative, and the ability to work well under pressure, can meet tight deadlines, and is committed to complete projects; 
  • Technical understanding of IT general controls (ITGC), Financial Information System Control Audit Manual (FISCAM), and National Institute of Standards and Technology Special Publication (NIST) 800-53v4;  
  • Ability to understand IT audit finding recommendations to translate those requirements to functional/technical stakeholders;  
  • Well organized to manage multiple different tasks and activities across different workstreams; and 
  • Ability to understand business processes in order to develop and implement new controls to mitigate or remediate identified IT audit gaps  


Highly desired skills/experience include:

  • Certified Information System Auditor (CISA) Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP), and/or Certified Public Accountant (CPA) 


Established in 2010, Talent Orchard has an exceptional reputation, providing staffing solutions to time-sensitive, talent scarcity issues to deliver better talent management ROI.  Our specialty lies in the critical area of program talent acquisition and resource management, not in one narrow skillset, but across many areas of technical and functional delivery. To learn more about our other exciting opportunities, visit our Jobs Page at www.talentorchard.com.


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