Why the OAG?

Do you want to be part of a challenging and rewarding work community?

A career with the Office of the Auditor General of British Columbia provides opportunities for growth and promotion, while offering a comprehensive salary and an excellent flexible benefit plan.

Located in beautiful downtown Victoria, our prestigious office has been recognized nationally and internationally as a leader for excellence in promoting effective and accountable government. We offer diverse work, reasonable work/life balance and the opportunity to make a difference.

Practice your profession in our highly-valued independent legislative audit office. In return, we offer opportunities and training to enhance your career progression and improve your professional skills.

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The Office of the Auditor General values and welcomes the diversity of people and ideas. We strive to create a workplace where individual differences are recognized, appreciated and respected in ways that develop and utilize each person’s talents and strengths.

Current Opportunities

Deadline: January 23, 2022

Get ready to contribute your professional accounting expertise to a dynamic leadership position in the Office of the Auditor General of British Columbia.

We seek an experienced accounting professional for the position of Principal, Financial Audit and Related Services, FARS audits the province’s summary financial statements, directly audits or provides oversight of the financial statement audits of 30 public sector organizations included in the government reporting entity, and carries out other financial audit related engagements. 

Our work produces insights and recommendations to support transparency and continual improvement in the B.C. public sector.

Posting Document: PDF icon Principal_FARS_Job_posting.pdf
Profile Document: PDF icon Principal_FARS_Job_Profile.pdf
Deadline: March 31, 2022

The Office of the Auditor General of British Columbia (OAG) is seeking multiple chartered professional accountants with financial audit experience to join our team.

As a financial auditor, you will work as part of a team on medium to large financial statement audits in accordance with Canadian Auditing Standards. The results of these audits provide the public and members of the legislative assembly with assurance and accountability information about how well government finances and programs are being administered. 

To be considered for this role candidates must submit a cover letter, qualifications matrix and resume to Failure to provide all three requested documents will result in your application being unsuccessful. This posting will remain open until the vacancy is filled.