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General vacancies

External Auditors—multiple job levels

Closing date
  • Diverse range of clients and a great collaborative environment
  • Opportunity for growth
  • Ability to flexibly manage your day

Are you ready to take the next step in your audit career by strengthening your skills and experience across a range of diverse clients and teams?

About us

As the state’s independent auditor we are vital to Queensland’s integrity system giving parliament and the public trusted assurance.

Our staff obtain a deep understanding of government service delivery across a range of audit and assurance engagements including resources, water and energy, health, justice and community services, education, and local government.

QAO has a professional services culture, which means we invest in advanced audit capabilities, such as data analytics, and we use modern information technology and communications (ICT).

Innovation, teamwork and relationships are at the heart of what we do. Our four core values underpin our culture: engage, respect, inspire and deliver.

Our vision is for better public services for Queensland.

Who we are looking for

You are a seasoned professional who draws on your expert external audit skills to help us deliver our financial statement audits to our key client base. Someone with exceptional verbal and written communication skills, the ability to think strategically, achieve quality results and be a team player.

How to apply

Please submit:

  • your resume
  • a two page cover letter outlining your skills and experience as an external auditor
  • a copy of your CPA Australia or Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand qualification or evidence you are enrolled.  

For a confidential discussion about the roles please contact Kate Snyman on (07) 3149 6005 or for further information email recruitment@qao.qld.gov.au.

Direct applications only please.