Administrative Officer


The Civil Service is now recruiting graduates for the position of Administrative Officer from a wide variety of disciplines including Business, Finance, Human Resources and Industrial and Employee Relations.

The Administrative Officer (AO) grade is an exciting and challenging role and the main graduate recruitment grade for the Civil Service!

You could find yourself working on policy, researching legislation and strategies and making an impact on issues that shape government policy on a national and international level. The role can include tasks such as:

  • Policy and strategy formulation across the spectrum of economic, financial, international, environmental and social issues;
  • Researching and drafting proposals relating to policy issues and legislation;
  • Acting as junior managers in Government Departments;
  • Providing successful candidates with the opportunity to progress to middle management.

The closing date for the position of Administration Officer is 3pm on Thursday, 11th of October.

If you are a Graduate who has an interest in these fields, please take a look at our Information Booklet. To apply for the role, click here.


Graduate Policy Analyst/Economist and Trainee Auditor postions available!

We are also recruiting for Graduate Policy Analyst/Economist roles for the Irish Government Economic Evaluation Service (IGEES) and for the position of Trainee Auditor for the Comptroller and Auditor General (C&AG).

For more information and to apply for the role, please click on Graduate Policy Analyst/Economist.

For more information and to apply for the role, please click on Trainee Auditor.