Job Posting 60358

Agreement Specialist
BC Housing
Vancouver & Lower Mainland, Burnaby
closes in 16 days (Sat, 14 Mar)
full time  • 

AGREEMENT SPECIALIST

Job ID:  3292

REGULAR FULL-TIME

Location:  BURNABY, BC

 

 

AGREEMENT SPECIALIST

 

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Agreement Specialist is responsible for the development and issuance of a variety of operating agreements and related documents for a wide range of housing programs delivered and managed by BC Housing’s non-profit and private sector partners. This role involves understanding the requirements of internal business areas, program frameworks and project elements.

 

CANDIDATE PROFILE

The successful candidate will have the following:

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor degree or advanced diploma in public policy, social sciences, law, business administration or other relevant discipline
  • Minimum three years experience in drafting and interpreting agreements or similar documents, or in the preparation and management of agreements, preferably in a role related to housing or in a public sector environment
  • Or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience acceptable to the employer

 KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Sound knowledge and understanding of Social Housing Agreements and related social housing programs at the federal and provincial levels is an asset
  • Sound knowledge and understanding of BC Housing agreement templates and programs
  • Sound understanding and skill working with document management tools and relevant computer database systems, including proficiency in MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • Ability to analyse contractual requirements and prepare contracts, and provide advice and guidance
  • Ability to seek out required information problem solve routine and non-routine matters
  • Ability to establish and maintain constructive working relationships externally and within the organization, and exhibit diplomacy and tact in the resolution of issues
  • Ability to perform in a demanding atmosphere under pressure of deadlines
  • Strong analytical, problem solving and decision-making skills
  • Strong attention to detail and time management skills
  • Effective written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills to liaise with government staff, legal counsel, industry stakeholders, and internal staff

How to Apply:

 

Please review the attached job description for a complete list of duties, qualifications and competencies.  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.

 

Your cover letter and resume should be submitted as one document in your profile when applying for this position. Please add your cover letter to your resume and submit both documents as your resume.

 

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As part of the application process, you will be prompted to fill out a questionnaire which must be completed in order for your application to be considered. Please allot up to 5 minutes to fill it out after submitting your resume and cover letter as one single document.

Only applications submitted using the Online Recruitment System at www.bchousing.org/careers will be accepted

 

If you are passionate about what you do and want to use your expertise to engage in a meaningful and challenging work, please apply to join our team today at www.bchousing.org/careers

 

At BC Housing, we're committed to providing a healthy, safe and inclusive workplace where respect and diversity are recognized assets. We welcome applications from women, visible minorities, Indigenous Peoples, individuals with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity, and all people committed to meaningful work that makes a difference.  If you require accommodations at any point during the application and hiring process, please contact .

 

We didn’t become one of BC’s Top Employers and one of Canada’s Greenest Employers without a lot of thought, care and consideration for our team and environment. Our supportive and collaborative workplace balances engaging and challenging work with personal development and wellness initiatives.

 

Apply Now : www.bchousing.org/careers

 

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