Manager Audit and Investigation
Management Band 2
An eligibility list may be established.
Provide leadership, supervision and training in a dynamic and changing environment
Reporting to the Director – Financial Audit & Assurance, the Manager of Audit and Investigation leads a high functioning team of professionals spearheading forensically-driven project to ensure the appropriate use of government resources across the ministry’s contracted services agencies. You will be responsible for the design & execution of key areas of each investigation including assessing risk across the contracted agencies’ operations, designing investigative plans and conducting sensitive audits/reviews. With a focus on the oversight of professional contracts; conducting audits, internal and desk reviews on contractors; and ensuring contractor compliance to legislation and ministry policies forms part of the role. In addition to the supervisory and staff management responsibilities, the position is responsible for the planning and performance of Financial Quality Control Framework and Contract Assurance Review Framework activities. Furthermore, providing the needed assistance on review, audit & investigation services and providing advice & consultation on continuous improvement of ministry’s financial policy, processes and procedures.
The BC Public Service is committed to creating a diverse workplace to represent the population we serve and to better meet the needs of our citizens. Consider joining our team and being part of an innovative, inclusive and rewarding workplace.
For complete details about this opportunity, including accountabilities, please refer to the attached job profile. For specific position related enquiries, please contact ImranSyed.Zia@gov.bc.ca. DO NOT SEND YOUR APPLICATION TO THIS EMAIL ADDRESS. For more information about how to create or update your profile and how to submit your application, please refer to the Job Application page on the MyHR website. If you are still experiencing technical difficulty applying for a competition, please send an e-mail to BCPSA.Hiring.Centre@gov.bc.ca, before the stated closing time, and we will respond as soon as possible to assist you.
NOTE: Applications will be accepted until 11:00 pm Pacific Time on the closing date of the competition.
In order to be considered for this position, your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the education and experience as outlined below:
- Professional accounting designation (CPA/CA/CGA/CMA/ACCA).
- University degree in business administration, public administration, commerce, accounting, or finance. Other disciplines may be considered.
- Minimum of 3 years of related experience (e.g. accounting, internal controls, auditing).
- Minimum 1 year experience in conducting fraud risk assessments and investigations.
- Minimum 1 year experience in risk assessment, auditing/reviewing financial practices and developing recommendations to senior management.
- Minimum 2 years of experience leading and developing diverse teams.
Preference may be given to applicants with one or more of the following:
- Minimum 2 years of supervision in a union environment, including performance management reviews.
- Applicants with public sector experience.
- Experience managing multi-faceted projects.
Applicants selected to move forward in the hiring process may be assessed on the Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies as outlined in the attached Job Profile located in the Additional Information section at the bottom of the posting.
A Criminal Record Check (CRC) will be required.
Cover letter required: NO – Please do not submit a cover letter as it will not be reviewed.
Resume required: YES – A resume is required as part of your application, however, it may not be used for initial shortlisting purposes.
Questionnaire: YES (COMPREHENSIVE) – As part of the application process, you will be prompted to complete a comprehensive online questionnaire to demonstrate how you meet the job requirements. Please allot approximately 60 minutes to complete the questionnaire.
IMPORTANT: Comprehensive questionnaire responses will be used to shortlist applicants against the job requirements. Please ensure you include all relevant information about your educational accomplishments and employment history including job titles, start and end dates (month and year) of your employment, and your accountabilities and accomplishments.