BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Senior Legislative Analyst

Policy Analyst Social/Information/Health R27

Your skills, confidence and initiative will be valued in this challenging role

The Building and Safety Standards Branch, Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing is responsible for developing and implementing modern regulatory frameworks for safe technical systems and the design, construction and occupancy of buildings. The Branch works to balance safety, economic and social concerns in regulation. We do this through evidence-informed policy development, legislation and regulation and by adopting codes and standards. We work with industry partners, local governments, other Ministries, inter-provincial/territorial counterparts and other levels of government to strive to meet our objective of safe and resilient buildings and technical systems for all British Columbians. 

The Branch operates in a matrix environment and the position may be assigned work and receive direction from a Director, Executive Director and/or the Assistant Deputy Minister. This work environment facilitates the assignment of resources to projects or strategies as needed and promotes the coordination of activities on a branch-wide basis.

The Senior Legislative Analyst will have stewardship of one or more pieces of legislation/regulation and act as a resource for the Branch on the development of all legislation and regulations. They are also required to participate as team members on other projects depending on ministry/branch priorities. The position works both independently and in a team setting, and has wide discretion to determine the best approach to successfully completing each project and achieving Branch goals. The position may chair or participate on provincial and/or national working groups or facilitate consultation with stakeholders.

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.

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Location: Victoria, BC
Region: South Vancouver Island
Professional Categories: Policy & Research,Executive / Administrative Management
Posted: March 12, 2020, 3:11 pm
Expires: April 9, 2020, 4:30 pm