Senior Policy Advisor
Policy Social/Info/Health R27
An eligibility list may be established.
Bring your policy and legislation expertise to this exciting leadership role
RoadSafetyBC delivers legislation, regulation, policy and initiatives to advance its mission to improve road safety outcomes in BC. This involves collaborating closely with road safety partners such as ICBC, BC Association of Chiefs of Police, BCAA, The Canadian Council of Motor Transport Administrators, Doctors of BC, police and many others.
As a Senior Policy Analyst, you will coordinate and lead the research, analysis, development and implementation of strategic policies and legislation for RoadSafetyBC.
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.
The BC Public Service is an inclusive and accessible employer. Please advise the hiring manager if any accommodations are required to assist you to ensure equitable participation.
For complete details about this opportunity, including accountabilities, please refer to the attached job profile. For specific position related enquiries, please contact Andrew.Sharp@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:
• Degree in public administration, business administration, law, economics, social sciences or equivalent.
- Relevant Diploma plus 4 years related experience in developing policy and legislation/regulation changes, OR;
- Relevant Certificate plus 6 years of related experience in developing policy and legislation/regulation changes, OR;
- An equivalent combination of related experience, education and training may be considered,
• Minimum 2 years’ experience researching policy issues and conducting policy analysis including writing policy and developing legislation/regulation changes.
• Experience in planning and coordinating complex projects.
Preference may be given to candidates with:
• Policy experience in a public sector organization.
• Experience developing of legislation or regulations.
• Experience conducting policy development and research related to the Motor Vehicle Act.
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.
Criminal Record Check (CRC) will be required.
Cover letter required: 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 required: 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.