Recruitment campaigns for the Office are undertaken by the Public Appointments Service ( Details of these campaigns are outlined below, when available.

Trainee Auditor Recruitment

The Office is currently recruiting Trainee Auditors. We are looking for people who wish to join a professional, dedicated and highly skilled workforce serving the public through our work and supporting the public accountability process.

We are looking for candidates who want to pursue a course of professional studies leading to a qualification with one of the recognised accountancy bodies.

We offer:

  • Starting salary of €32,725
  • Funding and study leave for professional accountancy exams
  • Flexible working hours
  • Excellent career development including opportunities for promotion once qualified
  • A structured learning and development environment to develop key skills and competencies
Details on eligibility and how to apply can be found through the Public Appointments Service at

Training and development

The Office of the Comptroller and Auditor General has developed a framework for the development of staff Learning and development framework

The learning and development framework is linked to key competencies Competency framework

Staff Profiles