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BC Public Service

FO 18R - Budget Analyst

Full Time
2 days ago
58,319 to 66,096 per year
Posting Title

FO 18R - Budget Analyst

Position Classification

Financial Officer R18




Multiple Locations, BC CA (Primary)
Victoria, BC V9B 6X2 CA

Salary Range

$58,319.24 - $66,096.20 annually

Close Date


Job Type

Regular Full Time

Temporary End Date


BC Public Service -> Social Dev & Poverty Reduction

Ministry Branch / Division

Corporate Services Division

Job Summary

Budget Analyst
Financial Officer R18

An eligibility list may be established.

We offer flexible work arrangements, including the opportunity to volunteer to telework (with conditions) as set out in applicable employer policies. The locations listed above are to assist applicants in searching for this opportunity. This position may be performed in other approved locations within the Province of BC.

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 .

A unique opportunity to apply your financial expertise in this exciting role

The Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction is proud to be an equal opportunity employer; we strive to ensure all employees contribute in meaningful ways, bring their full self to work and celebrate their differences. The Ministry focuses on reducing poverty, creating opportunities, and increasing inclusion. The ministry provides strategic leadership and quality services that empower a broad range of British Columbians in need to share in the province's prosperity, to participate fully in their community, and to reach their full potential.

The Corporate Services Division provides valuable and accessible corporate services to support our people and the ministry's strategic objectives. Leaders in corporate service excellence, the division strives to be a great place to work, to be a trusted partner and an outstanding service provider. The division is guided by principles of trust, collaboration, and commitment.

The purpose of this position is to provide financial analyst services to multiple programs, projects and/or business lines.

The capital of British Columbia, Victoria is a beautiful city, with beautiful beaches and harbors, and a variety of provincial parks to explore. Located on Vancouver Island, Victoria offers a bustling downtown scene and has a wide range of restaurants and entertainment venues to choose from.

This is your opportunity to live in one of the most beautiful regions in British Columbia and work for the BC Public Service. We offer a healthy work/life balance, excellent benefits and much more .

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 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 , 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.

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:

  • Post-Secondary Diploma or greater in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance, Commerce, Public Administration or a related field.
  • Minimum one year recent related work experience, in two or more of the areas listed below:
  • Experience in coordinating and compiling financial data in an electronic environment.
  • Experience in conducting financial forecasts and analysis and in supporting budget evaluation processes for multiple business areas.
  • Experience analyzing financial and accounting statements and recommending reallocations.
  • Experience developing financial statements and reports.

  • Experience in MS Office Suite and running reports from financial systems such as Corporate Accounting System (CAS), Oracle, Corporate Data Warehouse (CDW), Integrated Case Management (ICM), and Budget and Chart of Accounts Tool (BCOA).
  • Applicants with Core 1 and Core 2 of the CPA program, or similar equivalent levels from legacy programs.

• Must be willing to travel occasionally.

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 - A resume is required as part of your application; however, itmay notbe used for initial shortlisting purposes.

Questionnaire (COMPREHENSIVE): YES - As part of the application process, you will be prompted to complete a comprehensive online questionnaire to demonstrate how you meet the job requirements. Please allot approximately 60 minutes to complete the questionnaire.

IMPORTANT: Comprehensive questionnaire responses will be used to shortlist applicants against the job requirements. Please ensure you include all relevant information about your educational accomplishments and employment history including job titles, start and end dates (month and year) of your employment, and your accountabilities and accomplishments.

Job Category

Banking, Finance and Insurance