PUBLISH DATE: April 18, 2022

CLOSING DATE: April 23, 2022

TYPE OF EMPLOYMENT:
Permanent

HOW TO REGISTER:

Please submit a cover letter and resume to [email protected], or Sault Ste. Marie Innovation Centre, 99 Foster Drive, Level Six, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, P6A 5X6

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The Sault Ste. The Marie Innovation Center Acorn Information Solutions department is looking for a Data Analyst to undertake a range of data analytics projects and tasks related to health, social care and early childhood development . This position will report to the Manager of Health and Social Services Projects and will be responsible for:

• select appropriate methods and procedures to collect, analyze and store community, health, early childhood and social services data;
• support evidence-based decision-making by analyzing complex issues, summarizing key findings, and effectively communicating results through reports, presentations to managers, staff, clients, etc.;
• support research, evaluation and information needs in health and social services at the community and regional level;
• Develop qualitative reports and other products using software such as Microsoft Power BI, Excel and STATA;
• meet and communicate with key stakeholders; and
• perform other special tasks or assignments at the request of the line manager.

SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS:

• Bachelor’s degree which includes courses in statistics, survey methodology, data collection and evaluation
• Strong critical thinking and analytical skills
• Demonstrated knowledge of program planning, implementation and evaluation, indicator reporting, critical appraisal of literature, methods or community engagement, research methods and policy analysis
• Demonstrated knowledge of data management, including the ability to design and analyze databases and perform statistical analyzes using STATA, SPSS or other statistical packages
• Experience with Excel and data visualization software such as Microsoft Power BI, Tableau or other related programs
• Excellent communication, interpersonal, technological, analytical and presentation skills
• Ability to exercise a high level of independence, integrity and confidentiality
• Ability to work in a team, in a multidisciplinary setting and with a variety of partner agencies
• Ability to work under pressure to meet tight deadlines imposed externally and internally
• Knowledge and experience with mapping software (ArcGIS) is an asset
• Knowledge of early childhood development is an asset
• Ability to communicate in French is an asset

NOTICE TO ALL CANDIDATES:
Confidentiality of all applicants assured. Only those selected for interviews will be contacted and we thank all other applicants for their interest. The Sault Ste. Marie Innovation Center welcomes a diverse workforce. As a not-for-profit organization, we are committed to building an inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection process and workplace. If you require accommodations, please let us know and we will work with you to meet your needs.

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to [email protected] by April 23, 2022

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Sault Ste. Marie Innovation Center
99 Foster Drive, Level Six