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POL SIH 27R – Senior Advisor, Business Applications

BC Public Service Agency

This is a Contract position in Victoria, BC posted July 14, 2021.

Senior Advisor, Business Applications
Policy Social/Info/Health R27

Due to present physical distancing requirements related to COVID-19, the recruitment process for this competition may take place virtually.
An eligibility list may be established.

An opportunity to utilise your expert analysis and problem management skills 

The Strategic Consultation Initiatives (SCI) team provides leadership, direction, and resources regarding the province’s Constitutional legal consultation obligations with First Nations critical to the operation of land and resource decision making across government.   

More specifically, SCI provides:

  • leadership, direction, and advice on consultation, accommodation, collaborative approaches and encouraging partnerships between First Nations, industry and the Province; 
  • strategic direction and leadership for the design, development, implementation and management of IM/IT solutions that supports government’s consultation processes specifically, and reconciliation objectives generally with First Nations. 
  • The team may engage with First Nation or industry associations, federal government, and other provincial governments as appropriate to facilitate coordination of undertakings, best practices and common understandings.

Reporting to the Director, Strategic Consultation Initiatives, the position manages the overall development, implementation and enhancements of technologies (5 applications and several data sets) that support decision-making and consultation processes and, coordinates and leads research and analysis. 

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.

The Indigenous Applicant Advisory Service is available to applicants that self-identify as Indigenous (First Nations, status or non-status, Métis, or Inuit) seeking work or already employed in the BC Public Service. For advice and guidance on applying and/or preparing for an interview for this opportunity, we invite applicants to connect with the Indigenous Applicant Advisor Amanda by email: or by phone: 778-698-1336. 

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:


  • A Bachelor’s degree in a technology discipline or project management, resource management field, indigenous studies, law, economics, business administration, or public administration, and two (2) or more years of related experience; OR
  • Other relevant equivalent combination of education, related experience and training may be considered.


  • Two (2) or more years of related experience in the following areas:
  • Experience managing multiple projects, including IM/IT projects and assignments, setting priorities, meeting multiple deadlines under pressure and adjusting to change
  • Administering complex database and systems projects
  • Experience in developing, implementing or managing IM/IT systems and databases
  • Experience preparing technical guides, user documents, publications, presentations, briefing notes and Cabinet Submissions, Treasury Board Submissions, and discussion papers
  • Working collaboratively with and maintaining effective relationships with government personnel, Indigenous peoples, industry and, or stakeholders


Preference may be given to applicants with one or more of the following:

  • Experience managing matters relating to policies, programs, matters relating to First Nations.
  • Experience in leading or participating in consultations with Indigenous peoples regarding section 35 rights of the Constitution Act, 1982.
  • Experience working with Indigenous organizations and/or communities.
  • Applicants who self-identify as Indigenous
  • Experience conducting research and analysis related to land use, resource management, social or economic development issues.
  • Experience with policy development and implementation.
  • Experience working collaboratively with and maintaining effective relationships with government personnel, First Nations, industry and, or stakeholders.
  • Applying change management practices
  • Developing policies or applications/projects and implementation
  • Experience conducting research & analysis related to land use, resource management, social or economic development
  • Experience supervising staff 

Successful completion of security screening requirements of the BC Public Service, which may include a criminal records check, and/or Criminal Records Review Act (CRRA) check, and/or enhanced security screening checks as required by the ministry.

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.



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