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BC Public Service

FO 18R - Regional Financial Officer - CLOSING DATE EXTENDED

Full Time
3 days ago
56,032 to 63,565 per year
Posting Title
FO 18R - Regional Financial Officer - CLOSING DATE EXTENDED

Position Classification
Financial Officer R18


Multiple Locations, BC CA
Prince George, BC V2N4P7 CA
Vancouver, BC V6B 0N8 CA (Primary)
Victoria, BC V9B 6X2 CA

Salary Range
$56,032.51 - $63,565.27 annually

Close Date

Job Type
Regular Full Time

Temporary End Date

BC Public Service -> Attorney General

Ministry Branch / Division
BC Prosecution Service

Job Summary

Amendment (Monday, May 9, 2022): Posting closing date extended to Wednesday, May 25th at 11:00 pm.

Regional Financial Officer
Financial Officer 18R

There are up to 3 positions available.
An eligibility list may be established for similar 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 great opportunity to apply your financial expertise and analytical skills.

The BC Prosecution Service (BCPS) contributes to the protection of society by preparing for and conducting prosecutions diligently and fairly, and by striving to develop the most effective methods to administer justice in the Province. The BCPS prosecutes offences under the Criminal Code of Canada, the Youth Criminal Justice Act, and provincial statutes in the Provincial, Supreme and Appeal Courts of British Columbia and in the Supreme Court of Canada. The BCPS provides legal advice to government and police on criminal law matters, and develops policies and procedures on issues relating to the prosecution of criminal justice. The Assistant Deputy Attorney General (ADAG) is responsible for the administration of the BCPS, which is divided into Headquarters (HQ), Criminal Appeals and Special Prosecutions (CASP) and five regions.

Reporting to the Financial Analyst, the Regional Financial Officer is responsible for providing financial, administrative, and other related services to assist in the effective management of the Region/Directorate.

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 . 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 11:59 pm Pacific Time on the closing date of the competition.

Job Qualifications:
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 studies in finance, business administration, accounting or similar courses.
  • Minimum 2 years full-time equivalent related experience in any or more of the following financial and accounting functions:
    • Development and monitoring of annual budgets.
    • Expenditure and budgetary analysis.
    • Financial forecasting and project costing.
    • Accounts payable.
    • Auditing and reporting.
    • Contract administration.
  • Preference may be given to candidates with experience using Computer software such as Peoplesoft or CHIPS.
  • Preference may be given to candidates with experience using Computer software such as Oracle.
  • Preference may be given to candidates with experience in financial forecasting.

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.

Enhanced Security Screening will be required.


Cover letter required: 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: YES (COMPREHENSIVE) - 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