Contract Advisor

Position Summary

Who Are We Looking For?
The Vernon Health Centre has an exciting opportunity for a Relief Full-Time Contract Advisor to join their team in Vernon B.C. This position works Monday to Friday Days from 08:00 to 16:00.

What Will You Work On?
In this role you are responsible for liaising with Program Managers, Ministry of Health Services, British Columbia Health Care Risk Management Society, other Ministries, contractors and Interior Health staff on all aspects of contract management. You will be perform a variety of duties including: providing input and making recommendations regarding contract management as well as contract policies and procedures; reviewing contracts for IH Staff; coordinating and monitoring the processes of all IH service provider contracts to ensure compliance; preparing and submitting Master insurance program applications.

In addition you will develop and maintain the IH service provider contract database; batch and post journal entry for contract accruals and reversal entries and any necessary adjustments for each period. You will also generate and reconcile contract summary reports; train IH staff on utilizing contract templates and understanding the contract process and performing other duties as assigned.

What should your application include?
-Completion of High School
-Diploma in Business or Accounting
-Your Resume
-A Cover letter stating your availability to start in a new position

How Will We Help You Grow?
Interior Health offers excellent benefits for Permanent and Temporary staff and many opportunities to maximize your skills.
We are an organization where you have room to grow in a place where life outside of work is just as important to us as it is to you.
If you are an experienced Contract Advisor and want to be challenged in your role while working with a solid and experienced team in a wonderful working environment, Apply Today!

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Education, Training & Experience
-Grade 12,
-Successful completion of a Diploma in Business or Accounting, Plus
-Three year’s recent related contract experience, with progressive experience working in a complex computerized environment; Or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience
Knowledge of contact management and accounting procedures

Skills and Abilities:
-Ability to communicate effectively.
-Ability to problem solve.
-Ability to work effectively as part of a team.
-Ability to work both independently and accept work guidance.
-Ability to effectively organize and prioritize workload.
-Ability to operate related equipment and software applications such as Excel, Meditech, Microsoft Word, Outlook, and Ministry of Health’s Information Management System.
-Ability to exercise tact, good judgement and confidentiality.
-Ability to be flexible in dealing with a variety of tasks and priorities.


This posting is covered by the Provincial Health Officer’s mandatory COVID-19 vaccination orders and selected applicant(s) must comply.

Interior Health now offers assistance from an Aboriginal Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with internal career exploration, send your question via email to to be redirected to the Employment Advisor. We invite applicants to self-identify as First nations, Métis, or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.

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$28.47 - $30.63

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