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BC Liquor Distribution Branch

BAND 3 - Senior Manager, Organizational Development and Change

Burnaby, BC
Full Time
4 hours ago
77,700 to 110,000 per year
Senior Manager, Organizational Development and Change
Management Band 3

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 .

At the Liquor Distribution Branch (LDB) our vision of 'Service. Relationships. Results.' is all about providing a valued service, building strong relationships with our stakeholders, and achieving greater results for the province.

The LDB is one of two branches of government responsible for the cannabis and liquor industry of B.C. We operate the wholesale distribution of beverage alcohol and non-medical cannabis within the province, as well as the household retail brands of BC Liquor Stores and BC Cannabis Stores.

We employ nearly 5,000 people in over 200 communities and have hundreds of career opportunities spanning our entire wholesale, retail and corporate operations - from supply chain logistics, to high-tech solutions, and everything in between. The LDB has been named one of BC's Top Employers 12 times over for offering exceptional places to work, flexible work hours and earned days off, extended health and dental benefits, maternity and parental leave top-up payments, a pension program, in-house professional and leadership development, and subsidies for professional accreditation.

In Human Resources (HR), we support a large, distributed organization with a range of services from our Organizational Development & Change, Talent & Compensation, Employee Relations and Investigations, and Occupational Health and Safety teams. You'll get the opportunity to flex your skills in supporting retail, warehouse, and corporate office environments with a unionized employee base. In HR, we know that ensuring employees feel valued and respected and providing opportunities for learning and development is how our business is able to drive efficiencies and profitability.

The Senior Manager, Organizational Development and Change reports to the Director, Organizational Development and Change in the Human Resources Department. This position plays a critical role in strategic program development, projects and continuous improvements that enhance operational effectiveness and align with organizational goals and strategies.

The Senior Manager, Organizational Development and Change provides advice and guidance regarding organizational development, change management and employee engagement programs. The Senior Manager oversees the day to day responsibilities of the Organizational Development and Change team, ensuring smooth and efficient execution of duties to keep the organization's workforce at peak performance.

Ability to travel overnight within the Province of British Columbia. A criminal record check is required.

For complete details about this opportunity, including accountabilities, please refer to the attached job description, also located in the Additional Information section at the bottom of the posting.

An eligibility list for permanent or temporary future opportunities may be established.

Position Requirements:

Education and Experience:
  • A minimum of a post-secondary degree in a related field, with a minimum of 5 years (within the last 8 years) of progressive leadership experience that includes the following:
  • Developing recommendations and designing organizational development and/or change management initiatives to meet the strategic goals of an organization.
  • Leading implementation and providing ongoing support for organizational development and/or change management services.
  • Managing and developing a team of employees as a direct supervisor.

Preferred qualifications include:
  • Certification(s) in Prosci and/or CCPM.
  • Experience designing, developing, and implementing employee engagement initiatives.
  • Experience designing, developing, and implementing diversity inclusion initiatives.
  • Providing oversight to organization development or change management programs at an organization-wide level.
  • Organizational development and/or change management experience within a large, multifaceted organization.
  • Experience providing both organizational development and change management services.
  • Experience analyzing, designing, developing, implementing, monitoring and sustaining diversity and inclusion initiatives.

How to Apply & Application Requirements:

In order to be considered for this position, your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the education and experience as outlined in the Position Requirements section above. 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 Description.

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.

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.

For specific position-related enquiries, please contact Kriti Verma, HR Advisor, Talent and Compensation at 604 252 8578.

Only applications submitted using the BC Public Service Recruitment System on this website will be accepted. For more information about how to create or update your profile, please refer to the attached Application Instructions or refer to the Job Application page on the MyHR website. If you are experiencing technical difficulty applying for a competition, please send an e-mail to before the stated closing time, and they will respond as soon as possible to assist you.

Note: Applications will be accepted until 11:00pm Pacific Time on the closing date of the competition. Late applications will not be accepted.

Job Category

Leadership and Management

Additional Information

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About BC Liquor Distribution Branch

In British Columbia, there are two branches of government that have responsibility for the liquor industry: the Liquor Control and Licensing Branch (LCLB) and the Liquor Distribution Branch (LDB). ...

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