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SENIOR BUSINESS CONSULTANT
Organization:    Ministry of Transportation
Division:    Investment Strategies Branch
City:    St Catharines
Job Term:    1 Permanent
Job Code:    19APA - Prog Analysis (Ama Unit) APA19
Salary:    $69,279.00 - $88,440.00 Per Year
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    52826
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Apply your business and financial planning skills to facilitate the research, planning and implementation of business practices, strategies and policies for Provincial Highway Management Division.

What can I expect to do in this role?

You will:
- provide financial controllership functions for the division
- facilitate the research, planning and implementation of business practices, strategies and policies
- co-ordinate the development and implementation of the divisional business plan
- provide strategic business advice and consultation services on business processes and change initiatives
- prepare briefings, reports and project plans
- provide executive support to the Divisional Management Team.

How do I qualify?

Communication, consulting and team leadership skills:
-You have well developed oral and written communication skills to prepare and present material such as business cases, marketing and communications plans, policies and procedures, and briefing notes.
-You have strong consulting and team leadership skills to provide expertise, advice and guidance to senior management and to effectively work in a team environment.

Business related knowledge and skills:
-You have strong knowledge of strategic, operational and financial-planning, financial management and controllership, policy development, and the business planning cycle.
-You have knowledge and skills in project planning, monitoring and evaluation methods.
-You have demonstrated knowledge and understanding of research methodologies and techniques and statistical analyses to conduct research projects and to develop/utilize various models, tools and prototypes.

Other essential knowledge and skills:
- You have judgement, problem solving and negotiation skills to develop recommendations to senior management.
- You have applied knowledge of various software packages including word processing, databases, graphics and project management and financial systems.

Additional information:

Address:  
  • 1 Permanent, 301 St Paul St, St Catharines, West Region
Compensation Group:   Association of Management, Administrative and Professional Crown Employees of Ontario
Schedule:   6
Category:   Finance and Economics
Posted on:   Thursday, April 25, 2013
 
Note:
  • 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 Thursday, May 9, 2013 11:59 pm EDT. Late applications will not be accepted.

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