Auditing Careers Auditing Careers

Join DFAS and become a member of an exciting team of auditors in an organization responsible for managing billions of dollars spent annually by DoD. Enter a world where your efforts as a government auditor will be relied upon by a wide range of important customers - from our warfighters around the globe to the President of the United States. DFAS auditors use advanced computer analysis techniques and data mining to detect and prevent fraudulent attacks against Department of Defense (DoD) financial assets. Auditors identify and prevent erroneous payments and make suggestions for process improvements to mitigate identified internal control weaknesses.

Key functions

As a member of this exciting team, you will conduct audits helping to ensure accuracy of DoD financial management systems. You will also conduct performance audits focusing on the economy and efficiency of DFAS organizations, programs, activities and functions. These efforts improve DFAS performance and contribute to improved financial management within DoD.


As a member of our team, you will receive training in Government Accountability Office's Government Auditing Standards and advanced decision support tools for business intelligence. You may also have the opportunity to pursue certifications such as:

  • Certified Internal Auditor (CIA)

  • Certified Information System Auditor (CISA)

  • Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE)

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

  • DoD Financial Management Certification

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