Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development
$76,200.06 - $105,700.02 annually
BC Timber Sales (BCTS) manages about 20 per cent of the province’s allowable annual cut for Crown
timber, generating economic prosperity for British Columbians through the safe, sustainable development
and auction of Crown timber. BCTS operates in 33 communities and directly supports over 8,000 jobs
BCTS also supports government’s commitment to true, lasting reconciliation with First Nations in BC as
we move toward fully adopting and implementing the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of
Indigenous Peoples and the Calls to Action of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.
To find out more about our program check out the BCTS website
The Business Manager oversees the delivery of a diverse range of financial management, human and
physical resources and administrative services ensuring the appropriate resources, policy practices and
controls are in place. The Business Manager is responsible for establishing priorities, allocating resources
and resolving issues affecting the Business Area. The position is responsible for implementing business
practices reflective of the private sector to provide benchmark information for provincial timber pricing.
This is your opportunity to build your career and to gain a better understanding of all the public service
has to offer, such as competitive employee benefits, amazing learning opportunities and a chance to
engage in rewarding work with an award winning employer. The BC Public Service encourages a healthy
work/life balance that enables you to take advantage of the community and surrounding area in which you
live. For more information, please visit What The BC Public Service Offers You.
Explore the opportunities and value working with our team can offer you:
Qualifications for this role include:
- Post Secondary degree or diploma in accounting, business administration, public administration
or commerce, or CPA designation or Government Financial Management Certificate Program and
three years of * directly related experience in a financial or accounting role.
- Post Secondary education equivalent to a degree or diploma and five years of experience
- directly related to financial or accounting role.
- * Directly related experience must include a combination of the following:
o Experience developing, managing and delivering programs or services related to financial
or administrative services, strategic business planning, and procurement.
o Experience in business planning, contract administration, budget management, risk
management and internal financial controls.
o Experience in program administration including allocating resources, leading and
coaching diverse teams and supervising staff.
For more information and to apply online by June 23, 2020, please go to: