Licensing Specialist (Short-Term/Full-Time)
Job ID: 2252
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Play a management role in the areas of licensing and regulatory compliance and in increasing consumer protection for homebuyers
The Licensing Specialist is a member of the Homeowner Protection Branch management team. Reporting to the Deputy Registrar, Licensing you will lead or participate in business process and systems improvements projects, prepare analyses regarding regulatory policy initiatives, and assist with changes in program planning, design and implementation for the Continuing Education and Builder Qualifications programs. You will manage and supervise the work of staff for consumer complaints regarding home warranty insurance claims and builders, and Requests to Sell new homes. In the absence of the Manager-Licensing, you manage and authorize the approval or denial of various licence and owner builder authorization requests.
Managing various teams, project management, business analysis, interpreting legislation and risk management will all be part of your role. Senior management will rely on your expertise to troubleshoot and resolve issues in this dynamic environment.
Together with a bachelor degree in business administration or other relevant discipline, you bring considerable experience as a program administrator, preferably in a licensing, compliance or regulatory environment, including experience in supervising staff. You are able to interpret and apply legislation and communicate such to staff, consumers and various industry stakeholders. You are adept at analyzing and assessing policy, program and systems requirements and developing solutions. You’re often referred to as a subject matter expert regarding business and computer systems. Good project management, analytical thinking, leadership, problem solving and facilitation skills are important.
Homeowner Protection Branch
The Homeowner Protection Branch is responsible for licensing residential builders and building envelope renovators, administering owner builder authorizations, monitoring the performance of the third-party home warranty insurance system and overseeing related compliance activities. Working closely with warranty providers, related consumer associations, governments, research organizations and building and legal communities, the Branch serves home owners, buyers and builders province-wide.
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To be considered for this competition, applicants must submit a cover letter and resume clearly identifying how they meet the qualifications necessary for this position. This information will be used as part of the selection process.
When applying, please submit a cover letter and your application in **one** single document as a word or pdf file only.
BC Housing—one of BC's Top Employers for 2016—is the provincial Crown agency that develops, manages and administers a wide range of subsidized housing options for those most in need across the province. Share in the rewards of working with an organization that offers challenging work and competitive compensation and supports the growth and development of its people.
BC Housing thanks all applicants for their interest; only those selected for an interview will be contacted. This position is only open to those legally entitled to work in Canada.