New Job Research Analyst 3 In Ontario



Company : City of Toronto
Salary : Details not provided
Location : Ontario

Full Description

    Job ID: 36674
    Job Category: Policy, Planning & Research
    Division & Section: Toronto Court Services, TO Court Svcs Business Planning
    Work Location: 30 Adelaide Street East
    Job Type & Duration: Full-Time, Permanent Vacancy
    Hourly Rate and Wage Grade: $32.69 - $35.83
    Shift Information: Monday to Friday, 35 hours per week
    Affiliation: L79 Full-time
    Number of Positions Open: 1
    Posting Period: 08-May-2023 to 23-May-2023

Job Description
To initiate, plan and conduct research studies on various topics.

Major Responsibilities:
  • Conducts research and analysis related to program area.
  • Develops data collection instruments, and uses statistical packages to write and run programs for data analysis.
  • Develops and maintains databases of programs, services, and other matters required by the Unit.
  • Develops and maintains data sets including, but not limited to business, economic activity, demographics and outcome indicators.
  • Reports on demographics and related statistics on subjects relevant to the division and the City of Toronto.
  • Compiles and analyzes surveys used by the division for Performance Measures purposes and for other internal monitoring procedures.
  • Assists in the preparation and presentation of research/study findings and statistical reports.
  • Assists with the development of promotional materials, policies and procedures.
  • Inputs and develops reports, documents, proposals and correspondence as required by the Unit.
  • Maintains a filing system of business-related statistics.
  • Supports senior staff with special events and activities, coordinating seminars and meetings and attending functions as required to provide on-site assistance.
  • Updates and maintains directories, statistics and communications used by all levels in the division including management staff.
  • Responds to business related requests for information both from internal and external sources.
  • Establishing and maintaining filing system for Unit.
  • Answering telephone and written inquiries.
  • Creates detailed maps and directories.
  • Develops and designs and updates web pages.
  • Assists with administrative support and operational duties for the Unit.
  • Other related duties as assigned.

Key Qualifications:
Your application must describe your qualifications as they relate to:
  • Post-secondary degree or diploma in a relevant program or discipline, or the equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Experience in conducting research, assisting in writing and editing of research reports; interpreting large volumes of data and summarising findings.
  • Experience in digital asset management, content management, records management and/or database systems management.
  • Experience working with various software applications including Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, Access and Power Point).
  • Experience providing a high-level of customer service.

You must also have:
  • Fundamental knowledge of research methodologies and practices and the ability to research, compile and analyze information, statistics and demographics.
  • Ability to research, analyze, interpret and present quantitative and qualitative information from a variety of sources.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment, taking a constructive, solutions-based approach to problem solving and positive approach towards stakeholder relationship management.
  • Ability to work effectively in a high-pressure environment, multi-task effectively and meet tight and competing deadlines.
  • Strong ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, preparing clear and succinct reports and correspondence for Committees, Council and other stakeholders.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively as a member of a team.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills in combination with the ability to perform duties under minimal supervision.
  • A good understanding of the technical and operational issues facing the division, including the ability to understand the work with Court Services case management systems (e.g., ICON – Integrated Courts Offences Network).
  • Strong organizational skills and sound judgement in all matters including the handling of confidential and/or sensitive information.

City of Toronto employees must apply to full-time or part-time employment opportunities posted on the City's Internal Job Posting Portal.

Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
The City is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to creating a workplace culture of inclusiveness that reflects the diverse residents that we serve. Learn more about the City’s commitment to employment equity.

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