Admn O R - Senior E-Commerce Specialist, Cannabis...

BC Public Service Burnaby, BC 2022-09-17 Full-time
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Position: ADMN O 21R - Senior E-commerce Specialist, Cannabis Operations***AMENDED CLOSE DATE***

Senior E-commerce Specialist, Cannabis Operations Administrative Officer R21 On November 1, the BC Public Service announced the COVID-19 Vaccination Policy that defines the conditions and expectations for BC Public Service employees regarding vaccination against COVID-19. Among other possible measures, proof of vaccination will be required. It is a term of acceptance of employment that you agree to comply with all vaccination requirements that apply to the public service.

More information can be found . or Distribution Branch (LDB) our vision of ‘Service. Relationships. Results.’ is all about providing a valued service, building strong relationships with our stakeholders, and achieving greater results for the province. The LDB is one of two branches of government responsible for the cannabis and liquor industry of B.C. We operate the wholesale distribution of non-medical cannabis and beverage alcohol within the province, as well as the household retail brands of BC Cannabis Stores and BC Liquor Stores.

We employ nearly 5, people in over communities and have hundreds of career opportunities spanning our entire wholesale, retail and corporate operations – from supply chain logistics, to high-tech solutions, and everything in between. The LDB has been named one of BC’s Top Employers 12 times over for offering exceptional places to work, flexible work hours and earned days off, extended health and dental benefits, maternity and parental leave top-up payments, a pension program, in-house professional and leadership development, and subsidies for professional accreditation.

The LDB has been assigned to distribute, wholesale and sell non-medicinal cannabis inclusive of a government owned online channel with a mandate to support government’s key priorities of protecting children and youth, ensuring health and safety standards, and keeping the criminal element out of the supply chain. Following legalization, the BCLDB began distribution and wholesale of cannabis, and operating BC Cannabis Stores in a growing number of locations across the province.

Since the BC Cannabis Stores chain has grown to over 30 locations with more growth planned all across the province. Cannabis operations within the BCLDB includes the Distribution, Merchandising, Retail Operations, Supply Chain, and Marketing departments. Reporting to Senior Manager, E-commerce & Digital, Cannabis Operations, the Senior E-commerce Specialist, plays a pivotal role in steering data-driven business decisions and collaborating with various divisions in the Cannabis operations, identifying areas and processes for improvement and driving change.

The function executes the strategic plan, policies and objectives related to branding, product marketing, customer experience, customer acquisition & retention, and delivering cannabis operational KPIs online and in stores. The responsibilities include monitoring activity on the site and its overall performance to achieve goals like increasing website traffic and sales. The Senior E-commerce Specialist is experienced in data analysis and optimizing customer-centric digital & marketing operations, using quantitative and qualitative analytics.

A criminal record check is required. For complete details about this opportunity, including accountabilities, please refer to the attached job description, also located in the Additional Information section om of the posting. An eligibility list for permanent or temporary future opportunities may be established. Position


Education and Experience:

A degree or diploma in business administration, operations management, finance, or a related discipline and a minimum of three years, recent, related work experience*.

• Recent, related work experience must include:

Experience with e-commerce channels.

Conducting research and analysis and preparing recommendations related to operational programs and initiatives. Developing and maintaining operational plans, forecasts and reporting tools to evaluate operational effectiveness using an integrated computerized operational system.

How to Apply & Application


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

Requirements section above