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Job Number:  34960
Data Analyst Assistant
Job Posted: Friday, 12 May 2017
Closing Date: Friday, 2 June 2017
(48 days ago)
Social Planning Council of Sudbury
Region: Northern Ontario Type: Contract - Full time
Location: Sudbury Salary: (not entered)

Title: Data Analyst Assistant
Based at: Social Planning Council of Sudbury (SPC Sudbury)
Reports to: Data Mobilization Manager

The SPC Sudbury works in partnership with individuals, community agencies, government, business, and the health and educational sectors to improve quality of life for all residents of Greater Sudbury. Our work in the community is visible in many different ways. Beyond research, we are at the table and on the ground understanding and finding solutions to issues that affect our community.

Our work is accomplished through community development methods that include research, dialogue, networking, social policy advocacy, community development and education. For additional information please browse through our website.

Job Summary:

The Data Analyst Assistant position will provide a student with practical experience in the field of statistical data analysis. The student will be given the opportunity to use their knowledge and understanding of statistical data analysis to support various organizational projects and initiatives. They will be working with project team members to create statistical packages and profiles surrounding social issues such as homelessness, children’s outcomes, income, poverty, labour markets and other social trends. The student will learn to work collaboratively with project teams and their leads. He/she will become familiar in navigating a number of database systems such as Statistics Canada and the Community Data Program via the Sudbury Consortium.

Job Duties:

  • Follow data execution project plans and timing;
  • Practice documenting their processes and procedures;
  • Enter, analyze and interpret data of varying degrees of complexity for various social issues
  • Research and develop new reporting methods;
  • Collaborate with cross functional teams including social researchers, planners and a diverse set of cross-sectoral partners. i.e. Sudbury Consortium, Community Data Program members to help solve complex social problems.

Studies (Must be returning to school in September):  Computer Science, Statistics, Math, Economics, or other quantitative fields.


Qualifications: Experience in exploring and analyzing data sets. Computer programming would be considered an asset.  Ability to build stories and narratives out of data as well as a basic understanding of social research.

How to Apply:
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Qualified candidates should submit their resume and cover letter by Friday, June 2, 2017 at 4:00 PM to: Social Planning Council of Sudbury, 30 Ste Anne Road, Sudbury ON, P3C 5E1 or by email to . Please note that only those being considered for an interview will be contacted directly.
Contact Details:
Doris Hawrelluk
Social Planning Council of Sudbury
30 rue Ste. Anne Road
Sudbury, ON, P3C 5E1

Tel: 705-675-3894, ext. 200
www:   spcsudbury.ca/news/

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