This position is located in Victoria, BC.
An eligibility list may be established.
An excellent opportunity to apply your analytical expertise
The Financial Management Services Department provides financial and administrative services to the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure, the BC Transportation Financing Authority [BCTFA] and the BC Railway Company. The branches within the department are Financial Management; Information Systems; Strategic Human Resources and Crown Agencies.
The branch provides expertise in financial planning, budgeting, monitoring and reporting, financial policy and procedures development, financial systems support, financing and debt management services, revenue, accounts payable and receivables management. The department also provides the Ministry with facilities management, and financial oversight of several crown corporations.
As the Financial Clerk, you will provide financial support services for the Ministry including, but not limited to, processing and ensuring the quality, accuracy and consistency of data contained in the Ministry’s financial systems, and identifying and correcting data discrepancies. If you are a positive team player with a strong business acumen, we look forward to receiving your application.
For complete details about this opportunity, including accountabilities, please refer to the attached job profile. For specific position related enquiries, please contact Sharon.Cowden@gov.bc.ca. DO NOT SEND YOUR APPLICATION TO THIS EMAIL ADDRESS. Information and tips about how to complete your job application, including adding or editing your résumé and applying for jobs, are available at the following link: Your Job Application. If you still experience technical difficulties applying for a competition, please send an email to BCPSA.Hiring.Centre@gov.bc.ca before the stated closing time and we will respond as soon as possible to assist you.
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NOTE: Applications will be accepted until 11:00 pm Pacific Time on the closing date of the competition.
To be considered for this position, your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the education and experience as outlined below:
- High school graduation or an equivalent combination of education and experience
- Minimum two years’ experience in relevant administrative and/or financial environment
- Experience with computerized financial systems; preference may be given to applicants with CAS ORACLE experience
- Experience providing exceptional customer service
- Strong experience working as a member of a team
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.
A Criminal Record Check [CRC] will be required.
Cover Letter: NO – Please do not submit a cover letter as it will not be reviewed.
Résumé required: YES – A résumé is required as part of your application; however, it may not be used for initial shortlisting purposes.
Questionnaire: YES – As part of the application process, you will be prompted to complete a comprehensive online questionnaire to demonstrate how you meet the job requirements listed in the job profile. 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 job related responsibilities, accountabilities and accomplishments. Ensure your questionnaire responses are complete as your résumé may not be used for initial shortlisting purposes.