BC Local Government Job Posting Service

BC Public Service
Ministry of Attorney General

Director, Accounting, Procurement and Compliance

Bring your vision, leadership and strategic planning skills to this important role
Salary $87,600.00 – $114,100.00 annually

The Corporate Management Services Branch strives to provide excellence in corporate services and partners in our ministries’ outcomes. Our mission as a central, consolidated, support services team, with both headquarters and a regional presence, is to support all the program areas and branches in the justice sector.  

The Director, Accounting, Procurement and Compliance plans and coordinates the ministries’ financial accounting, procurement structure and policy, and financial controls, and leads initiatives that improve the ministries’ financial activities. This role encompasses ensuring clients and external partner organizations are in compliance with central agency accounting controls, legislation and directives; developing or overseeing the development of ministry procurement policies and procedures; identifying policy gaps and making recommendations for changes and improvements; and directing the provision of expert advice and functional direction to senior managers to ensure all financial management adheres to financial legislation, government policies and generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP).

Qualifications for this role include:
  • Professional accounting designation (a member in good standing as a Canadian CPA).
  • Progressively responsible experience (minimum 3 years) in government finance and financial analysis.
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in the leadership and supervision of staff.
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience working with procurement and compliance.

For more information and to apply by January 23, 2019, please go to:

Attention: only applications submitted through the BC Public Service’s employment website (see link above) will be accepted.

Location: Victoria, BC
Region: South Vancouver Island
Professional Categories: Financial Administration,Procurement/Purchasing/Inventory
Posted: January 3, 2019, 1:04 pm
Expires: January 23, 2019, 4:30 pm