Manager, Procurement & Legal Contracts
Management Band 2
This position is excluded from union membership.
An eligibility list may be established.
Bring your vision, leadership and strategic planning skills to this important role
The Legal Services Branch (LSB) is the official legal advisor to the government of British Columbia and is charged with ensuring the administration of public affairs is carried out in accordance with the law. LSB assists in fulfilling the Attorney General’s role as set out under the Attorney General Act.
This position provides procurement and contract management advice and information to LSB Executive, Legal Counsel, Executive Directors, Directors and other members of LSB. As LSB is a shared service provider for government, this position may also be required to provide reports, analysis and other information to the clients of LSB as well as other departments including the Ministry’s Corporate Management Services Division, Office of the Comptroller General, Office of the Auditor General, Risk Management Branch and other government departments.
The capital of British Columbia, Victoria is a beautiful city, with beautiful beaches and harbours, and a variety of provincial parks to explore. Located on Vancouver Island, Victoria offers a bustling downtown scene and has a wide range of restaurants and entertainment venues to choose from.
For complete details about this opportunity, including accountabilities, please refer to the attached job profile. For specific position related enquiries, please contact Kyle.Pollner@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.
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:
- Degree in business administration, commerce, public administration, finance, law or equivalent.
- Experience in the full procurement life cycle and analyzing complex issues, evaluating options and recommending solutions.
- Experience advising a diverse client caseload on contract management and procurement in a risk-based environment.
- Experience negotiating/mediating solutions in a public-sector environment.
- Two (2) years of experience leading staff and managing resources.
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: YES – A cover letter is required as part of your application. The content and/or format of your cover letter may be evaluated as part of the assessment process.
Resume: YES – Ensure your resume includes your educational accomplishments, employment history including start and end dates (month and year) of your employment, and any relevant information that relates to the job to which you are applying.
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.