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About the job
As an Manager, Contracting and E-Business, you will be asked to:
Manage, plan, execute and control centralized procurement and life cycle management activities through the Centre of Professional Services for Regional Contracting for all Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) regional offices business requirements. Direct the supply chain management life cycle activities and services (e.g. e-business, asset management, and/or disposal of assets) for the Quebec region.
Plans, leads, and monitors activities related to the provision of goods and services and assets management through traditional methods or through the use of Administration Directorate (AD) e-Business tools.
Provides expert guidance and services for internal and external clients, managers and staff in contracting and e-Business.
Acts as a senior advisor to CRA senior management; represents the Agency at meeting with stakeholders to discuss policies, government-wide issues and initiatives.
Directs the unit’s financial, materiel and human resources, determining goals, priorities and deadlines, developing work methodologies and standards, and establishing service levels with clients.
To view the complete work description click here:
MG-0684. If you cannot access the link, you may contact the person/email listed at the bottom of the notice to obtain a copy of the work description
Bilingual imperative CBC/CBC
The pool established from this staffing process may be used to staff similar positions.
Who can apply
Employees of the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) and Federal public service employees in organizations found under Schedules I, IV and V of the Financial Administration Act who work or occupy a position in the Greater Montreal area.
Applicants from the general public who do not meet the criteria required to apply on this staffing process will not be considered and will not be contacted.
AND eligible veterans and Canadian Forces members
AND individuals with preferred status who live or work within the general rule of minimum distance of the position(s) being staffed.
Please note that this process will be used to staff position in the Western Quebec Tax Serivces Office (WQTSO), Laval site (3400, Jean-Béraud Avenue, Laval (Qc) H7T 2Z2) only. Virtual reporting is not possible.
Qualified members and former members of the Canadian Forces who receive an offer of employment are not entitled to relocation costs from the CRA. They may, however, be entitled to a final relocation from the Department of National Defence.
Essential staffing requirements
To be eligible, you must meet the following requirements :
Successful completion of a secondary school diploma or CRA-approved alternatives*
- CRA-approved alternatives to a secondary school diploma include:
a satisfactory score on the CRA-approved test (General Intelligence Test – GIT 320 – Pass mark 80); or
an acceptable combination of education, training and/or experience.
You must upload your education credentials in the education section of your candidate profile and submit all required documents by the closing date and time of this poster. Failure to do so can result in your application not being considered further.
Permanent incumbents of the MG group who, on January 8, 2004, did not have a secondary school diploma or meet the CRA-approved alternative criteria, are deemed to possess the minimum education standard only for positions whose educational standard is a secondary school diploma or a CRA-approved alternative.
Possess a work experience* in procurement and/or experience in e-commerce in the procurement sector AND have at least one of the following experiences:
Experience* in managing the procurement of professional goods and services;
Experience* in preparing competitive requests and negotiating sole-source contracts;
Experience* in evaluating procurement file proposals;
Experience* in conducting compliance reviews and monitoring role reviews for procurement files.
Possess an experience* working in team management AND have at least one of the following experiences:
Experience related to planning, budgeting for human resources and/or financial resources at the CRA;
Experience related to performance management at CRA;
Experience* in making recommendations and providing advice to senior officials (Deputy Director level and higher) in relation to procurement strategies.
coordinating of CRA national, regional or local programs
Leading CRA projects at the national, regional or local level;
Leadership experience acquired through assignments in a leadership development program recognized by the CRA.
- Experience is normally associated with the performance of these duties as part of the main tasks performed over a cumulative period of 36 months over the last 4 years.
If you have spent time in developmental assignments, please provide details and time frames of your assignment(s). We will consider each situation individually to determine if you meet the staffing requirements.
Members and honourably released members of the Canadian Forces may be considered if similar duties have been performed. Please attach your resume in your Candidate profile and we will analyze your application.
The essential staffing requirements indicated below will be assessed during the process and may be used to identify candidates for positions. Asset staffing requirements may also be assessed during the staffing process and may be used to identify candidates for positions.
Second Language Evaluation
Two standardized tests will be used to assess 5 competencies:
Work Approach and Behaviour Test (WABT) and the multiple choice Holo-Com In-Basket exercise (HCC-IB). The competencies assessed are:
Create vision and strategy (WABT and HCC-IB)
Mobilize people (WABT and HCC-IB)
Achieve results(WABT and HCC-IB)
Collaborate with partners and stakeholders (WABT)
Promote innovation and guide change (WABT)
We may limit the number of candidates to be considered further in this staffing process by using a top-down approach to select candidates with the best results achieved on the WABT and HCC-IB.
Please note that the list of assets below is not exhaustive. You will be notified in advance of any asset requirements to be evaluated/ used.
Additional education or training
Duration of appointment
Minimize business disruption
Availability throughout the duration of a temporary appointment
Conditions of employment
Willingness to work overtime
Willingness to travel
Valid Driver’s license or personal mobility to a degree normally associated with the possession of a driver’s license
Willingness to work on evenings and/or on weekends
Physically work from WQTSO, Laval site.
Want to know more?
We encourage you to read Important information on staffing at the CRA to find out more about staffing processes and how to apply.
The CRA is committed to building a skilled, diverse workforce reflective of Canadian society. To find out more, consult employment equity, diversity and inclusion at the CRA.
CRA employees support the economic and social well-being of Canadians, and build public trust. We have high expectations, and our employees are held to the standards of conduct outlined in our Code of integrity and professional conduct and Directive on conflict of interest, gifts and hospitality, and post-employment.
Preference for appointment will be given to veterans, Canadian citizens and permanent residents.
Information regarding the status of your application will be communicated via the candidate profile on the CRA Careers site. We strongly encourage you to verify the email address attached to your profile and to check your messages regularly for any updates.
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