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BC Public Service

FO 18R - Financial Analyst

Surrey, BC
Full Time
2 days ago
56,032 to 63,565 per year
Posting Title

FO 18R - Financial Analyst

Position Classification

Financial Officer R18




Surrey, BC V4P 1M5 CA (Primary)

Salary Range

$56,032.51 - $63,565.27 annually

Close Date


Job Type

Regular Full Time

Temporary End Date


BC Public Service -> Children & Family Development

Ministry Branch / Division

Financial Services Branch/ Finance and Corporate Services Divisions

Job Summary

Financial Analyst
Financial Officer R18

An eligibility list may be established.

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 and exciting opportunity to succeed and build a career in finance

The Ministry of Children and Family Development provides services that support healthy, safe environments where children are connected to their family and community. The Financial Services Branch (FSB) works closely with ministry Executive and divisional leads, offering a complete range of financial and management services to support the ministry's strategic direction and lead the ministry's system of financial administration.

Financial and Corporate Support Service Delivery (FCSSD) department within FSB supports Service Deliveries 13 Service Delivery Areas (SDAs), Specialized Intervention & Youth Justice (SIYJ) and CYSN Branch by providing financial advice along with reporting and analysis for budget planning, forecasting, program spending monitoring and commitment management as well as financial training to support SDA staff. The FCSSD team develops and maintains specialized data sets and reporting systems for contracts, residential resources, program monitoring, specific spending initiatives and completes monthly reporting and year end daily monitoring within Financial Services Branch (FSB).

The Financial Analyst is responsible for preparing and conducting analysis on the monthly forecast and monthly accrual for the Service Delivery Division. This includes maintaining, updating and reconciling multiple datasets and tracking files as well as contributing to other routine and ad hoc reporting. The Financial Analyst must possess a strong attention to detail to ensure the accuracy of the forecast.

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.

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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:

• Degree and enrollment in the CPA Professional Education Program (CPA PEP), or degree / diploma in the field of financial management.
• Experience in conducting and analyzing financial forecasts and expenditures.
• Experience preparing and monitoring budgets, supporting budget evaluation processes or contributing to the development of financial statements and reports.
• Experience implementing financial controls and working with financial systems to support procurement/ contract management processes and/or include experience supporting financial risk assessments.
• Experience providing customer service in a public facing role liaising with clients or other stakeholders to support financial related activities; this may include issues management in a financial environment or providing financial advice in a customer service role.
• Experience analyzing financial and accounting statements and recommending reallocations.

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 (STANDARD): YES -You will be required to answer a standard questionnaire.

Job Category

Banking, Finance and Insurance