Job Posting 68490

Data Analyst
Kids Help Phone
WORK FROM HOME (Telecommute), Toronto
closing tomorrow (Fri, 26 Feb)
full time

Position Overview  


Organization: Kids Help Phone  

Title: Data Analyst 

Position: Full time

Reports to: AVP Innovations and Data Analytics 

Location: Toronto / Ability to work remotely 


Is this you?  

Are you motivated by the opportunity to positively impact mental health for young people in Canada? Would you be passionate about helping young people deal with the challenges of growing up in today’s complex, ever-changing, technologically driven world?  

As a Data Analyst, you will be a part of a team where data, measurement, and analysis is integral to smart decision making. The ideal candidate has a passion for data, a strong background in quantitative analysis and interest in latest technologies. Along with sharing our insatiable curiosity for culture, the ideal candidate comes with strong tactics to help accomplish business goals. 

Kids Help Phone is on a transformational journey, one that will change the landscape of youth mental health in Canada. We cannot do it without a team who are willing to be game changers and help fuel that journey. We need team members that are passionate about making a real difference in young people’s lives. It will take courage. It will take resilience.  

Does this sound like you? If so, then keep reading…  


The Organization  

Kids Help Phone is a Canadian and world leader, known for their expertise and continuous innovation as Canada’s only 24/7 professional counselling and information service for young people in both English and French. They have been pioneers in virtual care and e-health solutions for young people in Canada for almost 30 years.  

Since 1989, they have offered kids, teens and young adults a critical lifeline of hope and support through their free, anonymous and confidential services, which research shows significantly improves youth mental health.  

Young people reach out to Kids Help Phone’s professional counsellors and trained volunteers from every corner of the country via phone, Live Chat and texting, and benefit from their database of local youth-serving programs. Kids Help Phone’s website is a widely recognized model of youth-focused design; offering therapeutic tools, games, information, and counselling.  


The Position  

As a Data Analyst, you will be responsible for working end to end in the data pipeline; from extracting data from SaaS solutions, SQL / AWS data warehouses and connecting up to existing Power BI Data Flows and Snowflake schema models for visualizations and dashboards. As a member of the Data team, you will collaborate with Data Engineers and other Data Analysts, and your work will have a direct impact on Kids Help Phone’s growth trajectory and future success.  


What You'll do  

  • Have a deep understanding of how users interact with the Kids Help Phone website 
  • Create reports and dashboards using SQL, DAX and Power Query in Power BI.
  • Answer questions by using appropriate statistical techniques on available data 
  • Report and analyze mobile, web, and social data through user path and engagement activity 
  • Continuously improve analytics implementation and adapt to changing technologies 
  • Develop, create and execute multivariate or A/B testing 
  • Drive the data strategy across multiple listening posts (web, mobile, social, surveys, CRM and, market research) 
  • Work with marketing software and tools such as Power BI, Sisense Data (formerly Periscope Data), Google Analytics Salesforce, Facebook Ads, Google Ads and LinkedIn Ads 


What You'll Need 

  • University degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Business, or equivalent experience in a related field
  • 2+ years of related experience in data management & analysis
  • Demonstrated ability to work with a variety of analytics tools such as, but not limited to: Power
  • BI, Sisense Data (previously Periscope Data), SPSS/PSPP, Tableau, Google Analytics Looker and Amplitude
  • Experience with software application development, statistical analysis, writing SQL queries, DAX, and Power Query
  • joining multiple tables, and business intelligence tools
  • Familiarity with analysis tools; mySQL, Redshift databases, and SaaS platforms preferred.  R or Python packages are a plus
  • Experience using data analysis to tell cohesive stories
  • Proven record of collaborating with others on scalable data products 
  • Possess a current “Police Reference Check” prior to starting employment  


You’ll already have the following:   

  • A passion and curiosity for solving analytical problems using quantitative approaches 
  • Ability to take complex data and present it in a clear and simple manner 
  • Ability to focus in a fast paced environment and multitask 
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills 
  • Commitment to the vision and goals of the organization   


And finally…  

Are you are inspired by helping to meet the quickly evolving needs of young people in Canada today and are ready to contribute to a dynamic organization dedicated to improving their mental health and well-being?  

History in the making!  

Does this sound like a journey you want to be a part of?  

Join us!  


Open the posting and click the “Apply” button in the top right corner of the page. Please attach a single file with your resume and cover letter titled:* lastname_firstname_Data Analyst *  

The posting closes until midnight Feb 25, 2021

For more information about Kids Help Phone, please visit our website at  

Accredited member, Imagine Canada Standards Program.  

Kids Help Phone is committed to an inclusive, equitable and accessible workplace. We welcome applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, and others who respect and reflect the diversity of service users.


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