AUDITOR in CGDA
Pay band – This is a post in the pay band 5,200-20,200 With grade pay of RS 2,800.
Job Profile of CGDA Auditor
Auditor in CGDA – mainly two type of job auditing or accounting.There are various departments coming under cgda ,like defence pension department ,PAO,etc.if you have posted in these offices you have to do only accounts duty that means desk job, if you have posted in offices like LOCAL AUDIT ARMY, UAE,GE (AIRFORCE) .you have to do auditing work ie, field work. Officers are cordial , but only problem is transfer you may get transfer after completing 4 or 5 years in one state. you will get grocery facility just like defense personals .Other good thing is that after completing 2 years of continuous services you can write SAS exam if you pass that exam then you will be promoted to section officer (Accounts).In CGDA you can work in different offices , different type of job when you do accounts work not much power or authority, when do auditing even the high rank officers in army/navy/air force shows respect to us
Promotion and Departmental Exams:
Promotion from AUDITOR to SR AUDITOR in 3 complete years (as on 1st JAN but as per latest Order now first promotion will be in 6 years ) and if you pass departmental SAS Exam then You can become AAO(Eligible after 2/3 Years after joining Auditor depending upon vacancy) and promotion from AAO to AO(usually 8-10 years)and AO to SR AO(2/3 YEARS) and then DY AG/AG (highest post by promotion).
in civil audit the highest authority for a state is principal accountant general, nominated post by upsc. below that is the rank of DY AG/AG which may be either promoted or nominated.
Now If you do not clear SAS you cannot be promoted as as AAO.If some one fails in SAS and not able to pass this Exam you will get MACP after 10 years continuous service After senior auditor(4200 grade pay) and your grade pay will be 4600 after 10 years and in the same way 4800 grade pay,5400 grade Pay after consequent 10 years service.
Note:We have heard that SAS exam pattern for CGA and CGDA auditor is different may be description.We have not much information about that Exams yet
Disclaimer: All above information are based on experience given by auditors. We do not take responsibility for any decision that might be taken, based on this information.