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Program Analyst

Reference ID: 2285
Management and Executive
Full Time
Burnaby, BC     

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Job ID: 2285

Program Analyst (Regular Full-Time)

Burnaby (Metro Vancouver), BC

Help improve the delivery & management of social housing & homelessness programs across the province

Bring your research and analysis expertise to this role supporting the BC Housing Commission's many projects and programs. You'll be working on the development of new programs, re-engineering existing ones, delivery strategies, policies and associated program resources then collaboratively dealing with all of our Branches to make sure programs and policies are successfully integrated.

Specifically, this will involve conducting research, analysis and evaluations of current programs and assessing whether program objectives are being achieved. You will also examine issues around program planning through cost/benefit analysis as well as economic and risk management, presenting complex reports addressing your findings and proposing solutions or modifications where needed. Maintaining cooperative relationships with Commission stakeholders will be crucial to your objectives, as will working seamlessly with various Branches to roll-out new programs, integrate new policies and processes and develop and deliver training when necessary. In the course of your work, you will be counted on to grow your knowledge of developments within the non-profit social housing sector, proposed legislative and regulatory changes and other factors that could potentially impact the Commission.

Along with a diploma or degree in social sciences, policy, business practices or a related field, you bring a thorough understanding of the principles, practices and techniques applied to planning and conducting complex, multi-dimensional planning projects and a keen interest in further developing your expertise and knowledge. You also have 3 years' experience in a directly related research or planning role with an emphasis on housing or public policy analysis program design or evaluation. Your conceptual, analytical and problem-solving abilities enable you to comprehend intricate, multifaceted issues and render them clearly and concisely in both a verbal and written style that is accessible to a wide range of stakeholders and a variety of individuals and groups with diverse educations, social and cultural backgrounds. Rounding out your profile is a good knowledge of government and community agency services and a dedication to teamwork.

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BC Housing- one of BC's Top Employers for 2016 -is the provincial Crown agency that develops, manages and administers a wide range of subsidized housing options for those most in need across the province. 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.

To be considered for this competition, applicants must submit a cover letter and resume clearly identifying how they meet the qualifications necessary for this position. This information will be used as part of the selection process.

When applying, please submit a cover letter and your application in **one** single document as a word or pdf file only.

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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.

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Posted: October 18, 2016
Closes:December 17, 2016
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BC Housing--one of BC's top 55 employers--is the provincial Crown agency that develops, manages and administers a wide range of subsidized housing options and programs for those most in need across...