Administrators in the field of Audit

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Are you looking for a career in audit in the international public sector? We are looking for young talented graduates (AD 5) and experienced specialists (AD 7) in the field of audit. The recruited new members of staff will work primarily in the European Commission in Brussels and the European Court of Auditors in Luxembourg.

Auditors of the EU institutions undertake a variety of external, internal and ex-post control audits. They provide assurance to management by undertaking audits in a broad range of EU policy areas examining compliance with laws and regulations and value for money.

As an auditor, you will assess how well risks are being managed, how the organisation is governed and whether internal processes are working well. As the duties also include providing advisory services in all operational fields of the EU, auditors may be required to operate in various EU Member States and third countries during their career. The experienced specialists (AD 7) will also lead audit assignments by allocating tasks and supervising the audit team.

Respect for cultural diversity and promotion of equal opportunities are founding principles of the EU and the European Selection Office endeavours to apply equal opportunities, treatment and access to all candidates. You can find out more about our equal opportunities policy and how to request special adjustments for selection tests on our dedicated page.

Don't miss this fantastic career opportunity – registration opens on 7 May 2019.


Do you have what it takes to apply?

To apply for the graduate profile, you need a university degree or a professional qualification in a relevant field.

To apply for the specialist profile, you will also need at least 6–7 years’ relevant professional experience of which at least 3–4 years in the field of audit (depending on your level of education).

Additionally for both profile, you must be an EU citizen and have a thorough knowledge of one of the 24 EU languages and a satisfactory knowledge of either English or French.

For detailed information on requirements, please read the Notice of Competition published on 7 May 2019.



Overview of the selection procedure: 


Computer-based testing (CBT)

Talent Screener

Assessment Centre

Reserve list