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BC Public Service

FO 24R - Senior Auditor AMENDED

Victoria, BC
Full Time
5 days ago
69,185 to 78,814 per year
Posting Title

FO 24R - Senior Auditor AMENDED

Position Classification

Financial Officer R24




Victoria, BC V9B 6X2 CA (Primary)

Salary Range

$69,185.43 - $78,814.47 annually

Close Date

Job Type

Regular Full Time

Temporary End Date


BC Public Service -> Health

Ministry Branch / Division

Audit Investigation Branch/ Billing Integrity Program

Job Summary

Senior Auditor
Financial Officer R24

Amendment (November 10): number of available positions updated

Amendment (November 21, 2022): The salary has been amended to reflect the 19th BCGEU Main Agreement.

1 Positionavailable.

An eligibility list may be established to 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 .

A unique opportunity to apply yourfinancial expertise in this exciting role

The Ministry of Health is responsible for maintaining an accessible, high quality, affordable system for health service delivery that meets the needs of the citizens of the Province of BC. Its mandate is to support and enhance a responsive, comprehensive, regionalized health care system that promotes and provides for the physical, mental and community health of all British Columbians.

The Finance and Corporate Services Division supports the Ministry Executive and programs by managing and ensuring a consistent approach to financial and corporate issues. The services are provided through five branches: Financial Operations, Financial Analysis and Decision Support, Regional Grants and Decision Support, Audit and Investigations, and Logistic Strategy. These branches provide financial advice and assist programs to meet their strategic goals and operational plans, and ensure compliance with relevant legislation, regulations and central agency directives.

The Billing Integrity Program (BIP) is responsible for financial, procedural and compliance audits of billings to the Medical Services Plan (MSP) by medical practitioners, health care practitioners, medical facilities owners/administrators and other claimants. This includes detection and deterrence of inappropriate MSP billings; ensuring adherence of the medical community to the Medical Services Commission (MSC) and Ministry fee-for-service policies, procedures, statues protocols, and schedules.

Reporting to the Audit Manager, the Senior Auditor is responsible for planning, organizing, and conducting specialized audits of medical and health care practitioners and other claimants to ensure effective management of the Medical Services Plan's $5.5 billion budget.

The capital of British Columbia, Victoria is a beautiful city, with beautiful beaches and harbours, 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.

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.

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:

  • Chartered Professional Accountant designation (CPA - CA, CGA or CMA) in good standing with at least 2 years of related experience. OR
  • A Bachelor's degree in a related field, a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) or Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), in good standing, AND at least 3 years of recent, related experience.
  • An equivalent combination of education and recent, related experience may be considered

*NOTE - The 6.6% Temporary Market Adjustment (TMA) applies solely to the successful candidate with a Chartered Professional Accountant designation (including CA, CGA, CMA). The TMA will not be available should the successful candidate NOT have a recognized accounting designation.

Recent, related experience means the following:
  • Recent is defined as within the last 3 years.
  • Audit and/or accounting experience, for example experience working with accounting principles, auditing standards, information technology and management auditing.
  • Completing complex analysis of large volumes of raw data.
  • Drafting audit reports to present to internal and/or external stakeholders.

Preference may be given to candidates:
  • With experience working in the health sector
  • Currently enrolled in the CPA designation program

Provisos/willingness statements:
  • A valid BC Class 5 Driver's Licence.
  • Willingness to conduct field work which includes travel within the province.

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

Finance, Health Services
Banking, Finance and Insurance