Government of Alberta Business Analyst (PS 3) Full Time in Edmonton, AB

Government of Alberta

Branch Edmonton AB CA

Business Analyst (PS 3)
Edmonton, AB

You will explore leading edge practices that could inform the transformation of Human Services and conduct environmental scans, jurisdictional reviews and…

Do you find constant change exciting? Do you pride yourself on your innovative thinking and feel passionate about service transformation to drive vital programs and services that impact Albertans? Are you interested in working with a great team of professionals who provide analysis planning, business redesign, technical integration and implementation services for Human Services innovation? We promise no two days will be the same!

The Common Services Transformation Branch is currently focusing on several large pieces of work, namely, designing and implementing an integrated, citizen-centred service delivery approach to improve the achievement of client outcomes and maximize operational effectiveness and efficiency.

As a business analyst, you will support the gathering, analysis and knowledge transfer about social-based programming and service delivery to inform the strategic design, technical integration and implementation of the Citizen Centred Integrated Service Delivery (CCISD) model in Human Services and future transformation initiatives. You will explore leading edge practices that could inform the transformation of Human Services and conduct environmental scans, jurisdictional reviews and collect data to inform business redesign. You will build strategic relationships in Human Services and across the GOA to share information, identify roadblocks and opportunities to align efforts to achieve shared outcomes.

As an ideal candidate, you will have excellent analytical skills, experience in knowledge mobilization and proven success in developing and maintaining positive relationships with a variety of internal and external stake-holders.


University degree or diploma in a related field of social sciences, business, economics or related field, with at least two years’ related experience is required. Broad knowledge of relevant legislation, Human Services programs and operations is required. Experience with Microsoft Office Outlook, Word, PowerPoint and Excel is required. Familiarity with SharePoint is an asset. Business Analyst Certificate and/or Project Management experience is desirable. Equivalencies will be considered.


$2,588.03 to $3,394.66 bi-weekly


There is one permanent and one year temporary position available.

Final candidates may be required to undergo a security screening. This competition may be used to fill future vacancies at the same classification level across the Government of Alberta.

How to Apply

Online applications are preferred. Please ensure that you include your contact information including email address on resume. Note: As only one file can be uploaded, please ensure your cover letter, resume and any other related documents are submitted in one file. Applicants who apply online will be able to track the status of this competition.

If you are unable to apply online, please submit your cover letter and resume, quoting the Job ID, to: Cindy Zaiffdeen, Human Resource Services, 3rd Floor, Centre West Building, 10035-108 Street, Edmonton, AB T5J 3E1. Phone: 780-644-2545.

For individuals who have obtained educational credentials from outside of Canada, it is recommended that you obtain an evaluation of your credentials from the International Qualifications Assessment Service (IQAS) and include the assessment certificate as part of your application. Further information on IQAS is available at: http://eae.alberta.ca/labour-and-immigration/overview-of-immigration/international-qualifications-assessment-service.aspx

Closing Statement

We thank all applicants for their interest. All applications will be reviewed to determine which candidates’ qualifications most closely match the advertised requirements. Only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted, via email.

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Edmonton, AB, CA
Posted on: 2016-05-20
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