Job Posting 83058

Programs Analyst, Women's Transition Housing & Supports Program
BC Housing
Vancouver & Lower Mainland
closes in 4 days (Fri, 27 May)
full time  •  TBD



The Programs Analyst, WTHSP, supports the Women’s Transition Housing & Supports Program with the development, implementation, and evaluation of various housing programs, policies, and guidelines to ensure effective service delivery. He/she/they performs research and analysis to support the development of operational resources for new and existing initiatives. In fulfilling the role, the position also develops strong relationships with staff, service providers, nonprofit partners, community agencies, and other external groups to achieve program objective


The successful candidate will have the following:


  • Bachelor’s degree in business administration, social science, public administration, or other relevant discipline.
  • Considerable experience in project management and the design, analysis, and evaluation of policies and programs.
  • Considerable experience with programs and services for women and children who have experienced violence or are at risk of violence.
  • Or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience acceptable to the employer.


  • Considerable knowledge and understanding of the principles, practices, and standards related to social housing program development, implementation, and evaluation
  • Sound knowledge of government, community social service agencies, and non-profit societies and the services they provide
  • Some knowledge of budgeting and budget analysis
  • Advanced analytical, organizational and problem-solving skills, with ability to reason through complex issues and present information clearly and concisely in writing
  • Strong research, writing, presentation, project planning and coordination skills with ability to coordinate projects involving extensive consultation with staff and external groups, meet deadlines and identify key milestones or measures of success
  • Strong consultative, consensus building and conflict resolution skills and ability to build cooperative and effective relationships with internal staff and external stakeholders
  • Strong understanding of database systems and skill in utilizing the internet for research purposes.
  • Ability to learn and understand BC Housing’s mandate, programs, and policies in delivering social housing throughout the province
  • Ability to assess program objectives and develop procedures, systems and tools to support effective program implementation
  • Ability to plan and meet deadlines by effectively prioritizing actions to respond to numerous, diverse and shifting challenges without compromising the quality of work; ability to meet tight deadlines and adjust quickly to changing and sometimes conflicting priorities and timelines
  •  Ability to exercise tact, diplomacy and good judgment when dealing with a broad range of non-profit providers, partners and customers, including individuals of diverse backgrounds
  • Ability to manage diverse and often competing stakeholder objectives in a sensitive and timely manner, and utilize good judgment in dealing with politically sensitive situations

As part of our commitment to maintaining safe and healthy spaces, BC Housing has introduced an interim mandatory vaccination program for all employees. We require proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Individuals who cannot be vaccinated for reasons related to a protected ground under human rights law (such as medical issues or sincerely held religious beliefs) may request an accommodation. Upon receiving a request, we may request additional information to determine whether the applicant can be accommodated in the desired role without undue hardship.

How to Apply:

Please review the attached job description for a complete list of duties, qualifications and competencies.  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.

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