The BC Arts Council is an agency located within the Ministry of Tourism, Arts, Culture & Sport. Staff are part of the BC Public Service. To discover more about the employee benefits and learning opportunities of joining the BC Public Service, visit the Job Seekers site.

Contracts are occasionally awarded for professional services that are not available in house (for example, specific technology or graphic design services). Contracting opportunities are posted publicly on BC Bid and are part of a carefully monitored competitive bid process.

Employment Opportunities

We are hiring two program officers to join our team in Victoria (although location of employment may be negotiable).

Program officers administer and coordinate a range of programs that support and develop professional, community, and regional arts organizations, and individual artists. The position also conducts independent program review and research to support overall program and policy development.

The BC Public Service is committed to creating a diverse, inclusive workplace to represent the population we serve and to better meet the needs of our citizens.

The Indigenous Applicant Advisory Service is available to applicants that self-identify as Indigenous (First Nations, status or non-status, Métis, or Inuit) seeking work or already employed in the BC Public Service. For advice and guidance on applying and/or preparing for an interview for this opportunity, we invite applicants to connect with the Indigenous Applicant Advisor Amanda by email: or by phone: 778-698-1336.

For complete details about this job posting, please head over to the B.C. Government website.

Contract Opportunities

At present, there are no contract opportunities.