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BC Public Service

BAND 2 - Manager, Accounting and Reporting

Victoria, BC
Full Time
66,900 to 94,600 per year
Posting Title

BAND 2 - Manager, Accounting and Reporting

Position Classification

Band 2




Victoria, BC V9B 6X2 CA (Primary)

Salary Range

$66,900.01 - $94,600.06 annually

Close Date


Job Type

Regular Full Time

Temporary End Date


BC Public Service -> Citizens' Services

Ministry Branch / Division

Financial and Administrative Services Branch / Corporate Services Division

Job Summary

Manager, Accounting and Reporting
Management Band 2

This position is excluded from union membership.
An eligibility list may be establishedto fill future temporary and permanent vacancies.

On November 1, 2021 the BC Public Service announced the COVID-19 Vaccination Policy that defines the conditions and expectations for BC Public Service employees regarding vaccination against COVID-19. Among other possible measures, proof of vaccination will be required. It is a term of acceptance of employment that you agree to comply with all vaccination requirements that apply to the public service. More information can be found here .

Bring your financial expertise and leadership skills to this unique opportunity

The Ministry:

Dedicated to making life better for British Columbians, the Ministry of Citizens' Services (CITZ) delivers key services that people rely on. CITZ delivers accessible, multi-channel services, through a single-point-of contact service approach to people in urban and rural communities through Service BC, and delivers the digital face of government at .

CITZ also provides support for the expansion of high-speed internet connectivity throughout the province, leadership across government to modernize information management and technology resources, trusted data services to government agencies, prompt and relevant responses to freedom of information requests, and statistical and economic research, information and analysis to businesses and the public sector.

In addition, the ministry manages the Province's real estate assets, technology systems and equipment, and leverages procurement to increase business opportunities and create rewarding jobs that contribute to local economies and benefit individuals, families, and communities.

A service-focused organization, CITZ strives to be a great place to work, where all employees feel both engaged and motivated to do their best.

The Division:

The Corporate Services Division provides leadership, direction, governance and support services to the Ministry of Citizens' Services (over 2200 employees in 65 communities) with respect to financial management, strategic human resources, corporate projects, strategic and business planning, enterprise risk management and facilities management and security.

The Branch:

The Financial & Administrative Services Branch is the central financial team within the Corporate Services Division of the Ministry of Citizens' Services and is responsible for the overall financial management framework. Services include; budgeting and forecasting for expenditures; recoveries; corporate monitoring and reporting; core financial operations; financial policy advice; contract management administration and expertise; risk & assurance; and facilities coordination.

The Role:

As the Manager, Accounting and Budgets, you will managethe provision of accounting services for the Ministry of Citizens' Services. You will overseeestablishment, updating and implementation of accounting policies, and provideassurance that financial operations are in compliance with IFRS/PSAB and public service policies and procedures. Also, you will identifyand mitigatefinancial risks through the development, maintenance review and improvement of financial controls, andleadthe compilation of financial statements and reports.

If you are looking for an exciting leadership opportunity and possess the required qualifications, we look forward to your application.


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 information about the Indigenous Applicant Advisory Service please visit: Indigenous Applicant Advisory Service - Province of British Columbia ( .

For complete details about this opportunity, including accountabilities, please refer to the attached job profile. For specific position related enquiries, please contact . 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 , 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 Time on the closing date of the competition.

Job Requirements:

In order to be considered for this position, your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the education and experience as outlined below:

  • Professional accounting designation (CPA).
  • Minimum of 5 years of progressive experience in financial accounting & reporting, preferably in a government environment.
  • Minimum 2 years experience providing financial accounting and reporting services, preferably in a government environment.
  • Minimum 1 year experience in supervising staff, scheduling staff, allocating work duties, managing employee performance and delivering training and direction.
  • Minimum 1 year experience and demonstrated success in the coordination, delivery and maintenance of high quality customer service.

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 (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.

Job Category

Administrative Services, Finance, Leadership and Management
Administrative Maintenance and Technicians