Program Officer, Local Government Program Services

Union of British Columbia Municipalities

Program Officer, Local Government Program Services

Full-Time (Temporary)

UBCM is recruiting for a full-time (temporary 3 years) Program Officer to join our team.
Join a small, dynamic team supporting BC local governments.  The Union of British Columbia Municipalities (UBCM) has a challenging and rewarding opportunity for you to bring your expertise, skills and enthusiasm to the position of Program Officer.  
UBCM was established in 1905 to provide a common voice for BC local governments.  UBCM’s vision is to effectively represent and serve all local governments in BC by being the recognized advocate for their common interests and by meeting the common needs of our membership. UBCM achieves this through policy work, program management and member services.  
Reporting to the Manager of Local Government Program Services, the position will be responsible for the delivery of two new funding programs. This includes; program administration, analytical, research and operational program support, contributing to the design, implementation, operation and evaluation of programs, and support to local governments and other eligible applicants.
The successful candidate is a highly organized professional with strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills. The ideal candidate will have experience in funding program management and be knowledgeable of the BC local government system. Computer experience is required with basic knowledge in Microsoft Office applications and databases.  
A full job description is available at  Click on the “About Us” and follow the link to “Job Opportunities”.
This Victoria-based position is located in Local Government House, a LEED Gold building. Hours of work are Monday to Friday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm.
We appreciate all applications, however only those individuals short-listed for an interview will be contacted.  We thank all others for their interest.
Please forward your covering letter and resume via email to:
Closing Date: 4:30 pm on Friday, July 27, 2018

NOTE: This position is subject to the confirmation of program funding. The scope of this position may be contingent on the amount of funding confirmed.

Organization: Union of British Columbia Municipalities
Location: Victoria, BC
Region: South Vancouver Island
Professional Category(s): Program Management/Services
Posted: July 5, 2018, 3:26 pm
Expires: July 27, 2018, 4:30 pm

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