BAND 2 - Manager, Strategic Initiatives
BC Public Service
Abbotsford, BC, CA
2d ago
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Posting Title

BAND 2 - Manager, Strategic Initiatives

Position Classification


Abbotsford, BC V5T 5E3 CA

Burnaby, BC V8J 1O1 CA

Chilliwack, BC V4Z 1A7 CA

Coquitlam, BC V8K 4H1 CA

Fort St John, BC V1J6M7 CA

Kamloops, BC V2H 1B7 CA

Kelowna, BC V1Z 2S9 CA

Multiple Locations, BC CA (Primary)

Nanaimo, BC V9T6L8 CA

New Westminster, BC V3M6G2 CA

Prince George, BC V3L4J8 CA

Richmond, BC V7E 5T2 CA

Surrey, BC V5V 3K4 CA

Terrace, BC V8J4E1 CA

Vancouver, BC V9B 5J3 CA

Victoria, BC V9B6X2 CA

Williams Lake, BC V2G1R8 CA

Salary Range

$65,600.24 - $ 92,700.24 annually

Temporary End Date

Ministry / Organization

BC Public Service ->

Children & Family Development

Ministry Branch / Division

Strategic Initiatives / Strategic Priorities

Job Summary

Manager, Strategic Initiatives

Management Band 2

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

This position is excluded from union membership.

The position can be performed from any location with an MCFD office. The above list of locations is not exclusive.

Bring your vision, leadership and strategic planning skills to this important role.

Strategic Priorities is a division within the ministry comprised of three branches, Strategic Initiatives, Strategic Services and Strategic Integration.

The Strategic Initiatives Branch is responsible for leadership, coordination and oversight of key ministry program and practice initiatives and is currently responsible for projects under the following priorities : Youth and Young Adult Services and the Prevention and Family Supports Service Framework.

In this role you will manage the development, implementation and evaluation of a new, transformed, or existing core business that involves overseeing a diverse portfolio of major projects and programs within the Child Welfare System.

Projects are taken from original concept through to final completion and will require strong partner engagement and facilitation with senior leaders across government, Indigenous partners and other involved groups.

Strong management, operational expertise and oversight are an asset to this role as many of the programs are delivered by a diverse team in consultation with cross-ministry partners.

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 complete details about this opportunity, including accountabilities, please refer to the attached job profile. For specific position related enquiries, please contact Donna.

Hanson . DO NOT SEND YOUR APPLICATION TO THIS EMAIL ADDRESS. For more information about how to create or update your profile and how to submit your application, please refer to the Job Application page on the MyHR website.

If you are still experiencing technical difficulty applying for a competition, please send an e-mail to BCPSA.Hiring.Centre gov. , 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 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 in business administration, public administration or related field (related field includes public sector, social sector, project management, management and leadership).
  • OR an equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered. (Equivalents accepted include : A degree in an unrelated field plus 1 year of recent experience.
  • A diploma in a related field plus 2 years of recent experience. A certificate in a related field plus 3 years of recent experience.)

    Recent experience (within the last 5 years) in all of the following :

  • Experience managing multiple projects or programs or leading a component of a project or program.
  • Experience in directing the work of others.
  • Experience establishing collaborative relationships.
  • Experience engaging and consulting with partners.
  • Experience working in the social service sector of government or in social service sector non-profit organizations
  • Preference may be given to candidates with one or more of the following :

  • Preference may be given to applicants with experience working with Indigenous clients and partners.
  • Preference may be given to applicants with experience in change management processes.
  • Preference may be given to applicants with experience working virtually with colleagues.
  • Preference may be given to applicants who have Indigenous heritage (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) with the required combination of education and experience.
  • Note : Occasional travel is required for this position (i.e. training, meetings, engagements)

    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.

    CRC - A Criminal Record Check (CRC) will be required.

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