Overview

BC Public Service FO 21R – PharmaCare Auditor Full Time in Victoria, BC

BC Public Service

Branch Victoria BC CA

Position:
FO 21R – PharmaCare Auditor
Location:
Victoria, BC

As a PharmaCare Auditor, you plan and conduct on site and desk audits to ensure PharmaCare paid claims are in compliance with the relevant legislation and…

PharmaCare Auditor

Financial Officer 21R

Salary $55,422.02 – $63,164.54 annually

An eligibility list may be established

2 positions available: 1 Full Time, Permanent and 1 Temporary Opportunity until approximately January 2019. Regular employees must have their supervisor’s approval prior to applying on the temporary opportunity.

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The PharmaCare Audit Section provides reasonable assurance to the taxpayers of British Columbia and the Ministry of Health that pharmacies and individuals are adhering to proper claims practices as required by the Pharmaceutical Services Act , the Health Professions Act , the Pharmacy Operations and Drug Scheduling Act , the Provider Regulation, the PharmaCare Enrolment Agreement and PharmaCare policies and procedures.

As a PharmaCare Auditor, you plan and conduct on site and desk audits to ensure PharmaCare paid claims are in compliance with the relevant legislation and regulating instruments. A skilled analytical thinker, you are required to prepare clear and concise audit reports based on Generally Accepted Auditing Standards. With your extensive background in responsible financial/administrative roles, you have the superior interpersonal skills needed to deal with people in a non-confrontational manner to gather information, as well as qualities that also serve you well in exercising sound professional judgment in conducting a range of specialized on-site and detailed desk audits and financial reviews of B.C. pharmacies. An excellent verbal and written communicator, you are able to review documentation and prepare reports of the facts in an accurate, unbiased manner, which assist senior officials in resolving disputes, developing policy, and introducing legislation. A working knowledge of accounting principles and good comprehension of statistical sampling techniques is required for this position, in addition to advanced MS Word and Excel skills. This is an excellent opportunity for motivated self-starter who will display a high degree of tact and judgment at all times by ensuring thoroughness, consistency and confidentiality in resolving complex issues.

For complete details on this opportunity, please review the attached job description . To learn more about this opportunity, please contact [email protected] . DO NOT APPLY TO THIS EMAIL . For more information about how to create or update your profile, please refer to the “ How to Apply ” section below.

NOTE: Applications will be accepted until 11:59 pm Pacific Time on the closing date of the competition.

Qualifications:
In order to be considered for this position, your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the education and experience as outlined below:

CIA or a CFE and at least three years audit experience; or an undergraduate degree and at least three years’ experience with advanced knowledge of accounting principles, auditing standards, information technology and management auditing; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Preference will go to candidates currently enrolled in a professional designation program.

Experience interpreting and applying legislation, regulations, policies and procedures to determine appropriate course of action.

Experience in statistical sampling techniques and extractive audit procedures utilizing advanced software packages such as MicroStrategy experience using Microsoft Office Suite (including proficiency in Excel).

Requirements:
Must possess and maintain a valid BC Class 5 Driver’s Licence.

Must be able to travel. The PharmaCare Auditor is required to travel throughout the province to conduct on-site audits usually for one week at a time, approximately 6-8 times a year (for a total of between 6-8 weeks of travel annually). Conditions during on-site audits can potentially be challenging and demanding.

Must be able to work shifts and flexible hours during on-site audits.

Applicants selected to move forward in the hiring process may be assessed on the Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies as outlined in the attached Job Profile.

A Criminal Record Check (CRC) will be required.

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
Cover letter required: NO – Please do not submit a cover letter as it will not be reviewed. Please select “SKIP” on the cover letter screen to continue with your application.

Resume required: YES – A resume is required as part of your application, however, it may not be used for initial shortlisting purposes. Please read the instructions on how to complete the Online Questionnaire below.

Online Questionnaire: YES – As part of the application process you will be prompted to complete a comprehensive online questionnaire to demonstrate how you meet the qualifications. You need to allot 30-60 minutes to complete the questionnaire.

IMPORTANT: The online questionnaire cannot be saved and will time out after 60 minutes. You will need to complete the questionnaire and submit your application within 60 minutes or you will lose any information you have entered. If you require more time to prepare your responses, copy the questions and prepare your responses outside of the system and paste them into the online questionnaire when you are ready to apply. Further instructions are provided in the questionnaire and are available on the Apply for a Position page on MyHR.

NOTE: Questionnaire responses will be used to shortlist applicants against the job qualifications noted above so please ensure you include all relevant information about your education and experience such as the date ranges of experience, job titles, and job duties when responding to the questionnaire. Your resume may not be reviewed for shortlisting purposes.

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Victoria, BC, CA
Posted on: 2018-01-10
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