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ECONOMIC SPECIALIST
Organization:    Ministry of Finance
Division:    Office of the Budget and Treasury Board
City:    Toronto
Job Term:    1 Permanent
Job Code:    19PEC - Ecomcs & Stat (Ama Unit) PEC19
Salary:    $71,881.00 - $92,540.00 Per Year
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    51261
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Work in a fast-paced, high-profile environment providing fiscal policy analysis, advice and assistance in the development of Ontario's fiscal plan.

What can I expect to do in this role?

In this role, you will:
• develop and provide fiscal, financial and economic analysis to senior decision makers
• provide analysis and advice to senior management on the fiscal impact of policy and program decisions
• provide advice to management on potential issues related to the implementation of the multi-year fiscal plan, strategy and outlook
• review policy proposals and make recommendations that have impacts on funding and programs
• research and write papers, presentations and briefing materials
• coordinate and review input into the Provincial Budget, Fall Economic Statement and other reports
• evaluate the Province's progress in meeting its current fiscal targets

How do I qualify?

Technical Expertise:
• You have demonstrated knowledge of economic, financial and accounting theories, principles and practices used in a public sector environment
• You have knowledge of the fiscal and accounting structure and budgeting processes in the public sector

Analytical and Problem-Solving Skills:
• You have experience identifying key fiscal issues and developing potential resolutions
• You are able to plan and coordinate the economic and fiscal policy analysis and planning activities of the team in a high pressure environment

Consultation, Communication and Presentation Skills:
• You have demonstrated consultation skills
• You are able to provide accurate, timely and appropriate advice and information to senior management, the Minister of Finance and Cabinet Committees
• You have demonstrated oral and written communication and presentation skills to prepare and present materials to senior management and stakeholders
• You have the ability to work both independently and as part of a team

Computer Skills:
• You are proficient in computer modeling and software applications, including Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Adobe PDF, and Outlook
• You can develop and present recommendations, reports, briefing notes, and related planning materials

Additional information:

Address:  
  • 1 Permanent, 7 Queens Park Cr, Toronto, Toronto Region
Compensation Group:   Association of Management, Administrative and Professional Crown Employees of Ontario
Schedule:   6
Category:   Finance and Economics
Posted on:   Friday, February 22, 2013
 
Note:
  • T-FN-51261/13

    As a result of the recently agreed to AMAPCEO collective agreement, a new job evaluation system will be implemented on October 1, 2013 and the job code identified in this posting is subject to revision. In the new job evaluation system, the classification level of this position has not yet been determined
All external applicants (including former employees of the Ontario Public Service) applying to a competition in a ministry or Commission public body must disclose (either in the cover letter or resume) previous employment with the Ontario Public Service. Disclosure must include positions held, dates of employment and any active restrictions from being rehired by the Ontario Public Service. Active restrictions can include time and/or ministry-specific restrictions currently in force, and may preclude a former employee from applying and/or accepting a position with the Ontario Public Service for a specific time period (e.g. one year), or from applying and/or accepting a position with a specific ministry (either for a pre-determined time period or indefinitely). The circumstances around an employee's exit will be considered prior to an offer of employment.
 
Remember: The deadline to apply is Friday, March 15, 2013 11:59 pm EDT. Late applications will not be accepted.

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