Government of Alberta Information Management Training and Compliance Specialist Full Time in Edmonton, AB

Government of Alberta

Branch Edmonton AB CA

Information Management Training and Compliance Specialist
Edmonton, AB

A university degree in a related field (e.g., Information Management, Communications, Communications Technology, Business Administration, Information Technology…

Are you are a dynamic, self-motivated and adaptable individual with an interest in advancing information management using cutting edge solutions? Are you looking for an opportunity to use your expertise and training skills to help transform Alberta Agriculture and Forestry’s (AF) Information Management practices?

Reporting to the Director, Information Management and Innovation within the Information Management and Innovation Section, the Information Management Training and Compliance Specialist will be working, as part of a project team, to implement AF’s Enterprise Information Management (EIM) system. The position is responsible for designing and facilitating education and on-going training on information management, records management and knowledge management technology systems for AF. You will use your education and experience to develop curriculum, lead the development of education tools, and facilitate training for all AF staff to ensure understanding of EIM best practices and technology.

The Information Management Training and Compliance Specialist will also be involved in change management initiatives within the department to facilitate adoption of innovative processes, procedures and technology. As well, in partnership with business units and IT, you will determine effective governance and design for web-based information environments. The continuing transition from a primarily paper-based record keeping environment to an electronic information management/knowledge management environment contributes to the complexity and diversity of issues and the strategies that must be pursued.

Key Competencies for success in this position include facilitation skills, adaptability, a client focus, systems thinking and a collaborative approach to problem solving.


– A university degree in a related field (e.g., Information Management, Communications, Communications Technology, Business Administration, Information Technology, Library Sciences, and/or Computer Sciences in records management) is required combined with at least 4 years of demonstrated progressively responsible related experience.

– Equivalency: Directly related education or experience considered on the basis of:
– 1 year of education for 1 year of experience; or
– 1 year of experience for 1 year of education.


$2,775.64 to $3,638.48 bi-weekly
$72,444.20 to $ 94,964.32 annual


This is a full time permanent position, located in Edmonton Alberta.

How to Apply

Online applications are preferred. Applicants are advised to provide information that clearly and concisely demonstrates how their qualifications meet the advertised requirements, including education, experience and relevant examples of required competencies.

Note: As only one file can be uploaded, please ensure your cover letter, resume and any other related documents are submitted in one file. Please ensure that this document is saved using the naming convention of your last then first name (Smith,Joe_Resume). 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: Alberta Agriculture and Forestry, 7000-113 Street, Edmonton, Alberta, TGH 5T6 Phone: (780) 427-2111: Fax: (780) 427-3398.

It is recommended that applicants who have obtained educational credentials from outside of Canada and have not had them previously assessed, obtain an evaluation of their credentials from the International Qualifications Assessment Service (IQAS) – http://work.alberta.ca/immigration/international-qualifications-assessment-service.html It is recommended that applicants include the assessment certificate from IQAS or any other educational assessment service as part of their application.

Position Profile

Please see the attached position description for a detailed list of the job responsibilities:

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.

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Edmonton, AB, CA
Posted on: 2016-12-05
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