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Organization:    Ministry of Finance
Division:    Pension Policy Branch
City:    Toronto
Job Term:    1 Permanent, 3 Temporary (up to 12 months)
Job Code:    20PEC - Ecomcs & Stat (Ama Unit) PEC20
Salary:    $76,666.00 - $99,591.00 Per Year
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    52179
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Do you have the necessary skills and experience to influence employment pension plans and retirement savings strategies for Ontarians?

We are seeking Senior Policy Advisors to join our team and provide innovative policy analysis and advice regarding pension benefits standards policy.

What can I expect to do in this role?

In this role, you will:
• support pension reform in Ontario by developing policy options and assessing policy proposals
• build a network of pension contacts in the public and private sectors
• interact with a variety of stakeholders
• participate in the Ontario budget process
• prepare briefing notes and discussion papers for senior management and make presentations where required

How do I qualify?

Technical Expertise:
• You have experience interpreting and applying knowledge of the Ontario Pension Benefits Act, pension legislation in other jurisdictions, and other relevant federal and provincial legislation which governs employment pension plans
• You have relevant experience in economics, public and/or business administration, finance, actuarial science, law or related field
• You have knowledge of public sector structures and policy processes

Research, Analytical and Computer Skills:
• You have demonstrated quantitative analysis and research skills
• You have knowledge of research techniques applicable to pension issues, actuarial estimates and retirement savings data
• You have experience with microcomputer programs and applications

Communication and Interpersonal Skills:
• You have demonstrated interpersonal and communication skills
• You are able to develop and maintain contacts in public and private sectors
• You have experience developing high quality and well organized presentations

Negotiation and Time Management Skills:
• You have demonstrated negotiation and time management skills
• You have experience completing complex tasks within tight deadlines
• You have experience working on various projects with colleagues across divisions

Additional information:

  • 1 Permanent, 7 Queens Park Cr, Toronto, Toronto Region
  • 3 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:   Wednesday, March 13, 2013
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    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 7 with a salary range of $75,000.00 - $105,740.00
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 as applicable 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 being offered a position with the Ontario Public Service for a specific time period (e.g. one year), or from being offered 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 Wednesday, March 27, 2013 11:59 pm EDT. Late applications will not be accepted.

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