Job Summary:Financial Clerk
An eligibility list may be established.
The next exciting step in your administrative career.
The Corrections Branch plays a leading role in the criminal justice system by protecting the community through offender management and control. The Branch manages community work service and supports offenders to make positive changes in their behaviour and attitudes
There are three Financial Clerk positions, Inmate Trust, Payroll, and Accounts Payable and incumbents may rotate through each position. The details of the Inmate Trust, Payroll, and Accounts Payable positions and their associated duties are listed herein. The incumbents in this position as required may rotate through a variety of tasks in support of the business office including: entering invoices for payment, collecting monies, entering leave management transactions for employees, and providing trust account services to incarcerated inmates
Oliver is known as the “Wine Capital of Canada” and is situated amongst many vineyards and fruit orchards in the South Okanagan Valley, one of the most beautiful regions in British Columbia. With its river, small lake, mountains, dry antelope brush and sage grasslands, the area provides many opportunities for outdoor recreation such as bird watching, water activities, hiking, mountain biking, golf and winter activities. Oliver also has a wealth restaurants, wineries, and craft beer brew pubs to explore.
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 Ronald.Benson@gov.bc.ca. DO NOT SEND YOUR APPLICATION TO THIS EMAIL ADDRESS. For more information about how to complete your job application, add/edit your resume and for more useful tips when applying for jobs, please refer to the Your 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 plus 3 years of combined financial work experience, education and/or training in an administrative/clerical role (within last five years).
- Experience with MS Office computer applications: Word and Excel.
- Experience with a computer based financial system.
- Experience handling cash transactions.
Preference may be given to those with:
- CAS, TOL, and/or CORNET experience.
- Experience working in a Correctional Centre
- Experience with Provincial Government Trust or Revenue Accounting.
- Experience with BC Government Finance and Administrative Policies and Procedures.
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. Enhanced Security Screening 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 – You will be required to answer a standard questionnaire.