Financial Officer R18
An eligibility list may be established.
An excellent opportunity to apply your analytical expertise
Within the Sector Strategy and Corporate Planning, the Private Training Institution Branch (PTIB) is responsible for regulating and monitoring private training institutions in British Columbia.
Private training institutions in BC enroll over 48,000 students annually in a wide range of programs at over 300 certified institutions. To operate in BC, private training institutions are required to hold a certificate issued by PTIB and meet requirements outlined in the Private Training Act and associated regulations.
PTIB works with other regulatory and government bodies, both provincially and federally, to ensure ongoing student protection and quality education standards. PTIB also manages a fund which is used to compensate students misled by an institution or affected by a closure.
The Financial Analyst is responsible for reviewing private training institutes’ financial statements to ensure they are compliant with regulatory requirements, for the collection and input of relevant information into the Branch’s risk assessment framework and for the analysis and interpretation of financial trends as they relate to specific institutions or the private training sector as a whole. The Financial Analyst may also oversee the the processing of student claims during large closures.
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For complete details about this opportunity, including accountabilities, please refer to the attached job profile. For specific position related enquiries, please contact Cora.Siytangco@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:
- Diploma in business (accounting emphasis), or completion of a Financial Management Certificate Program.
- A minimum 3 years’ experience in a regulatory environment applying legislation, regulations, policies and processes.
- OR a an equivalent combination of education and experience
Preference may be given to candidates who have recent experience in any of the following:
- Application of general finance and administration policies and processes, financial reporting, financial systems and controls.
- Experience developing financial reports.
- Business case analysis and financial statement preparation and analysis.
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.
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 (BASIC): YES – As part of the application process, you will be prompted to complete an online questionnaire to demonstrate how you meet the job requirements.