This posting is only open to current members of the Clerk 9 / Clerk Stenographer 9 Inventory. If you are not a member of this inventory, please refer to the Applicant Inventories page for information about applying to be an inventory member.
This posting is to establish an eligibility list for future similar permanent and/or temporary vacancies.
Currently there is 1 temporary opportunity until November 20, 2020.
Apply your excellent administrative skills in this opportunity
The Financial and Administration Services Branch (FASB) of the Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction (SDPR) is mandated with the provision of accounting services designed to ensure proper financial controls are being maintained, reporting requirements met and payments processed both correctly and on time.
Under supervision of the Team Leader, the Accounts Analyst supports the above mandate by reviewing and maintaining an array of financial documentation and processing financial transactions, ensuring compliance with a variety of legislation (Financial Administration Act, Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act, Collections Act, BC Benefits Act, Employment and Assistance Act and Treasury Board Orders) central agency and ministerial program/financial regulations, policies and procedures.
The BC Public Service is an award winning employer and offers employees competitive benefits, amazing learning opportunities and a chance to engage in rewarding work with exciting career development opportunities. For more information, please see What We Offer.
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 Tara.Farmere@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 Standard 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:
- Grade 12 or equivalent. Preference may be given for post-secondary certification or course work related to finance, accounting or bookkeeping.
- A minimum of 1 year financial experience including the processing of financial transactions. Preference may be given for 2 or more years of experience.
- Experience tracking, reviewing and correcting financial transactions.
- Experience using a computerized financial system in a highly computerized work environment.
- Experience with MS Word and MS Excel.
- Preference may be given for government accounting experience and CAS (Corporate Accounting System) experience.
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: 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.
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.