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BC Public Service

POL EC 27R - Senior Policy Analyst

Abbotsford, BC
Full Time
7 days ago
75,552 to 86,175 per year
Posting Title

POL EC 27R - Senior Policy Analyst

Position Classification

Policy Analyst - Economics R27




Abbotsford, BC V2S 1H4 CA
Campbell River, BC V9W 6Y7 CA
Cranbrook, BC V1C 7G5 CA
Fort Nelson, BC V0C 1R0 CA
Hope, BC V0X 1L0 CA
Kamloops, BC V2H 1B7 CA
Kelowna, BC V1Z 2S9 CA
Multiple Locations, BC CA
Nanaimo, BC V9T 6L8 CA
Nelson, BC V1L 6K1 CA
Prince George, BC V2N4P7 CA
Smithers, BC V0J 2N0 CA
Surrey, BC V4P 1M5 CA
Vancouver, BC V6B 0N8 CA
Victoria, BC V9B 6X2 CA (Primary)
Williams Lake, BC V2G 5M1 CA

Salary Range

$75,552.53 - $86,175.83 annually plus 3.3% Temporary Market Adjustment

Close Date


Job Type

Regular Full Time

Temporary End Date


BC Public Service -> Citizens' Services

Ministry Branch / Division

Procurement Transformation Branch / Procurement and Supply Division

Job Summary

Bring your policy and legislation expertise to this leadership role

The Procurement and Supply Division (PSD) within the Ministry of Citizens' Services (CITZ) partners with ministries and the broader public sector to provide expert advice and strategic planning for the best value acquisition, supply and disposal of goods and services. PSD is responsible for modernizing procurement in the Province of British Columbia while making it easier to do business with government. With a diverse team of more than 450 employees in offices and warehouses across eight B.C. cities, PSD strives to ensure partners find best value solutions, goods and services to meet their distinct needs.

Through the BC Procurement Strategy, the Province aims to reduce barriers to government's procurement opportunities and better support participation by Indigenous businesses and communities. With those aims in mind, building upon previous engagement with Indigenous peoples and desiring to work collaboratively with them, the Indigenous Procurement Initiative (the "Initiative") is working to create culturally appropriate procurement practices, an Indigenous procurement strategy, and help build capacity for Indigenous businesses and communities and government employees.

The Senior Policy Analyst willcoordinate and lead the research, analysis, development and implementation of strategic policies and legislation for a significant ministry program.

Job Requirements:

• A Master's Degree in public administration, business administration, social sciences or equivalent and 2 years of *related experience; OR
• A Bachelor's Degree in public administration, business administration, social sciences or equivalent and 3 years of *related experience; OR
• A Diploma in public administration, business administration, social sciences or equivalent and 4 years of *related experience; OR
• A Certificate or completed post-secondary coursework in public administration, business administration, social sciences or equivalent and 5 years of *related experience.

*Related experience must include:
• Experience in the development of legislation, regulation and policy.
• Experience in planning and coordinating complex projects/assignments.
• Experience in concisely and persuasively writing a range of documents/content.

For questions regarding this position, please contact .

About this Position:

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. For specific information about a location, applicants should contact the hiring manager.

Working for the BC Public Service:
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.

The Indigenous Applicant Advisory Service can help Indigenous applicants (First Nations [status or non-status],Métis or Inuit) interested in BC Public Service job positions.

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 .

How to Apply:
Your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the job requirements list above.

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.

Online Questionnaire: YES - As part of the application process, you will be prompted to complete an online questionnaire to demonstrate how you meet the job requirements.

Helpful tips, videos and more regarding the application process can be found on the Your Job Application page of MyHR. If you are experiencing technical difficulty applying, e-mail , before the stated closing time, and we will respond as soon as possible.

Additional Information:

A Criminal Record Check (CRC) will be required.

The BC Public Service COVID-19 Vaccination Policy 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 .

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 at the bottom of the posting.

Applications will be accepted until 11:00 pm Pacific Standard Time on the closing date of the competition.

Job Category

Policy, Research and Economics

Additional Information