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ECONOMIST
Organization:    Ministry of Finance
Division:    Office of the Budget and Treasury Board
City:    Toronto
Job Term:    1 Temporary (up to 12 months with possible extension)
Job Code:    4A007 - Policy04
Salary:    $60,650.00 - $82,250.00 Per Year
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    56618
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Work in a fast-paced, high-profile environment providing fiscal policy analysis, advice and assistance in the development and coordination of Ontario's fiscal plan.

What can I expect to do in this role?

In this role, you will:

• assist in the development of financial and economic analysis to senior decision makers, including participating in the development of the Province's fiscal strategy and architecture
• assist in the coordination of the Provincial Budget, Fall Economic Statement and other reports
• collect, summarize and analyse financial and economic information
• work on a wide range of issues related to the Province's fiscal plan and evaluate the Province's progress in meeting its current fiscal targets

How do I qualify?

Technical Expertise:
• You have demonstrated knowledge of both the theory and practice of economics, accounting and finance
• You have knowledge of the application of economic and fiscal policy analysis, planning and reporting procedures
• You have knowledge of public fiscal policy theories and practices

Analytical and Problem Solving Skills:
• You can anticipate concerns and develop potential resolutions
• You can participate in the development of economic and fiscal policy analysis and planning activities of the team in a high pressure environment under tight timelines

Communication and Presentation Skills:
• You can exchange information and provide interpretation and advice
• You can develop comprehensive and concise recommendations

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

Additional information:

Address:  
  • 1 Temporary, duration up to 12 months, 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:   Thursday, September 12, 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. In the new job evaluation system, the classification level of this position is Level 4 with a salary range of $60,650.00 - $82,250.00
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, September 26, 2013 11:59 pm EDT. Late applications will not be accepted.

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