Senior Auditor (Full-time)

  • Full time
  • 4 weeks ago
  • Republic of Ireland

Job Description

Senior Auditor (Full-time)

The Office of the Comptroller and Auditor General 


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The Office of the Comptroller and Auditor General (OCAG) are currently recruiting for Senior Auditors.
Around 300 public bodies are audited by the C&AG. The primary purpose of audit work is to provide assurance on the accuracy of the accounts of these public bodies. In addition, the C&AG carries out a range of examinations of material programmes or areas of administration where there is a perceived risk that public funds may not be properly or efficiently utilised.

Senior auditors are responsible for the management of a portfolio of financial audits or examinations. They manage a professional team and are key contact between the Office and each audited body. Senior auditors report to a deputy director of audit and are responsible for:

  • Applying audit and reporting policies, strategies and standards
  • Managing a team and reviewing their work to ensure that it has been carried out efficiently and effectively, in line with approved methodologies and that all key issues have been identified and dealt with appropriately
  • Reporting the results of audits and examinations to senior management
  • Making recommendations to senior management about matters involving complex professional judgements
  • Representing the Office in its dealings with audited bodies including attendance at audit committees of audited bodies
  • Briefing the C&AG for meetings of the Committee of Public Accounts
  • Delivering the annual business plan for the team
  • It is a requirement that the person appointed will have the capacity to carry out any functions or combination of functions attaching to any Auditor.

HOW TO APPLY

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