Manager, Strategic Planning
Management Band 2
AMENDMENT: This position can be performed virtually from any Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction office in the province. (dependent on operational requirements, space, and availability).
An eligibility list may be established.
It’s your time to Achieve, Excel and Succeed in this career building role.
The Strategic Services Branch supports the Division’s strategic planning process, legislation, policy, service delivery, and system implementations, stakeholder relations and, optimization and modernization of services.
The Manager, Strategic Planning leads the strategic and business planning process for the Division, represents the Division on ministry planning initiatives and, monitors deliverables aligned with business plan objectives.
Highly organized, you capably prioritize and manage your workload to meet deadlines, using your outstanding eye for detail to ensure all work is carried out to a high standard. You are an effective communicator, able to successfully establish and maintain effective working relationships with a variety of stakeholders and demonstrate initiative and good judgment in applying procedures within established policies and guidelines.
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 Matthew.Treger@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:
Degree in business administration or public administration AND three (3) years’ progressive* experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
*Progressive experience must include:
- Business planning and performance measurement.
- Implementation of performance metrics.
- Stakeholder relations and project management.
Preference may be given for:
- Experience leading and supervising direct reports, assigning work to others, evaluating performance, and managing and approving leave.
- Experience researching other jurisdictions and collaborating with stakeholders to support innovation and continuous improvement.
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.
CRC – A Criminal Record Check (CRC) will be required.
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: (Application requirement options and the corresponding screening process)
Cover Letter: NO – Please do not submit a cover letter as it will not be reviewed.
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.
Online Questionnaire: YES – As part of the application process, you will be prompted to complete an online questionnaire to demonstrate how you meet the job requirements.