Careers

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.

If you think you’re our next amazing hire, or know someone who would be a great fit, but you don't see the role here, subscribe to our notification service to be emailed when we post specific positions across all departments.

For CPAs in particular, we are always interested in speaking with qualified individuals. Please e-mail hr@bcauditor.com for more information.

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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

Senior Manager, Financial Audit and Related Services

Deadline: October 31, 2021

Be a part of our leadership team in the financial audit and related services portfolio.

As the senior manager, you will be an engagement leader on low to moderate risk financial statement audits and accountable for managing and conducting higher risk financial statement audits and performance audit projects including planning, conducting, and reporting according to professional accounting and assurance standards.

Bring your significant experience in conducting financial statement audits and strong leadership skills to this exciting role.

IT Data Analyst

Deadline: November 14, 2021

Join our data analytics teams in the IT Audit portfolio as an IT Data Analyst. You will be responsible for using data analysis to collect audit evidence and add value to performance and financial audits. You will also assist the introduction and use of data visualizations in audits.

If you have technical expertise in computer assisted audit techniques to extract and process data, then this position might be for you! 

Director, IT Audit

Deadline: November 14, 2021

As the director, IT audit, you will be responsible for ensuring audits are designed and carried out in compliance with office policies, professional standards, and the office’s system of quality control.

If you have experience auditing IT General controls (ITGC), performance audits (PA) or data analytics (DA) of government organizations, and strong leadership skills, then this role may be for you!

Performance Audit Analyst

Deadline: October 31, 2021

The Office of the Auditor General of British Columbia is seeking a talented professional to join the performance audit and related assurance portfolio.

As the performance audit analyst you will work as part of a team to assess the performance of government organizations, including their efficiency, effectiveness, and economy, based on compliance with relevant legislation and policy, best practices, and other criteria.

During the course of a year, a performance audit analyst can typically expect to participate in multiple, concurrent audits of government organizations, helping to develop the audit plan, collect and analyze data and prepare and present the final report. 

Financial Auditor

Deadline: March 31, 2022

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

As a financial auditor, you will work as part of a team on small-to-medium-sized financial statement audits in accordance with the audit standards established by the office and the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants. 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 hr@bcauditor.com. Failure to provide all three requested documents will result in your application being unsuccessful. This posting will remain open until the vacancy is filled.