Job ID: 3720
Location: BURNABY, BC
To be considered for this role, applications MUST be submitted online, by clicking on ‘Apply’ below.
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.
BC Housing is a provincial Crown Corporation that develops, manages and administers a wide range of subsidized housing options for those most in need across the province to address critical gaps across the housing continuum ranging from emergency shelter through to rent assistance in the private market and affordable home ownership. 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.
Our mission is making a difference in people’s lives and communities through safe, affordable and quality housing.
BC Housing offers competitive salaries and an excellent benefits package. But a job is more than a pay cheque. We also offer our staff the opportunity to work together to make a difference. When employees go home at the end of the day, they experience the satisfaction of knowing they’ve helped provide safe, affordable housing for British Columbians. And while they’re here, employees can take advantage of many opportunities:
** Please note: Eligibility for benefits offered is based on employment status **
The Program Specialist is responsible for supporting the delivery of housing programs and services that are administered through Applicant Services. He/she/they serve as the primary subject matter for an assigned portfolio and ensure the effective day to day delivery of the program(s) to a diverse client group by ensuring programs are administered in compliance with program policy, providing training support for internal and external teams, and developing and updating various types of written materials. In addition, the role conducts research and analysis to evaluate the efficiency and effectiveness of existing programs and participates in the development of new plans and strategies for new and/or existing programs. The position works closely with the Information Management and Technology team to provide business expertise and technical support to programs and ensure computer systems support effective and efficient program delivery.
The successful candidate will have the following:
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
Or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience acceptable to the Employer.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: