Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research

Auditor I

Frederick, MD, USA
Oct 21, 2020
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Leidos Biomedical Research, Inc's Ethics and Compliance Directorate is a centralized function for ethics, auditing, corporate compliance, and business process functions.


The Auditor I will:

  • Audit various departments within Leidos Biomed to include review of purchasing, payroll, finance, inventory and equipment, travel, research subcontracts, and other areas as instructed by the Manager of Internal Audit
  • Perform audits of cost reimbursement and time and material (T & M) contracts to verify costs are in compliance with the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) and the contract terms and conditions
  • Examine reports, receipts, invoices, statements, and other documents
  • Review travel costs and supporting receipts for compliance with Federal Travel Regulations (FTR)
  • Follow pre-established audit guidelines and instructions
  • Responsible for preparing clear, concise audit reports providing logical presentation of facts and evidence as well as value added recommendations
  • Manage multiple priorities/projects including ad hoc projects, timely and/or within project deadlines
  • Build effective relationships with all functional areas of the company
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Manager of Internal Audit


To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:
  • Possession of Bachelor's degree in Accounting or related field from an accredited college/ university or four (4) years related experience in lieu of degree. Foreign degrees must be evaluated for U.S. equivalency
  • General accounting and/or auditing experience
  • Ability to follow pre-established audit guidelines and instructions
  • Knowledge of accounting and auditing principles, Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR), Federal Travel Regulations (FTR), and Cost Accounting Standards (CAS)


Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:
  • Certified Internal Auditor (CIA)
  • Ability to communicate audit process and results both written and verbally
  • The ability to work independently and be a good problem solver
  • Knowledge of Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA) procedures, T&M contracts, Cost Reimbursable contracts, FAR part 31 - allowable costs

Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) | Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran (M/F/D/V) | Drug Free Workplace (DFW)