Why work for us?

Why Join ProfileThank you for your interest in the Government Internal Audit Agency (GIAA). We are reshaping the way we deliver services to our customers and have exciting opportunities open to join the Agency.

We seek experienced auditors at the top of their game, comfortable influencing at the most senior levels in government.

This roles present a fascinating opportunity to work in large, complex, vibrant government departments in the political and public spotlight. They require deep experience of modern, risk-based internal audit along with sophisticated strategic thinking and political sensitivity. The confidence to build trusted, productive relationships at the highest levels in government is essential.

Our Agency is at a pivotal stage in its development, transforming to realise our vision of delivering better insights and better outcomes for our customers across government.

We provide services across most of government, including 13 main departments and most of their related arm’s length bodies.

With the full support of our Board, Executive Committee, the wider senior leadership team and, crucially, our people, my focus is to drive quality, unleash talent, embrace innovation and firm up our foundations to ensure GIAA positively impacts our customers and the public.

We were built to become more than the sum of our individual parts.

By combining and applying the shared expertise and experience we bring to the Agency from our previous departments and other sectors, we help the most senior decision makers in Government deliver enhanced value for money.

This pack has been designed to provide specific details about this opportunity to work with us, and to inform you about our role and purpose as an Agency.

The following pages will tell you more about the Agency’s purpose and the roles, as well as the application process. Please also view www.gov.uk/GIAA to understand more about the Agency’s work.

The GIAA embraces diversity and inclusion. Hearing different perspectives is what makes us strong. If you believe you have the experience and qualities we are seeking, we very much look forward to hearing from you.


Elizabeth Honer
Chief Executive Officer