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At CMHC, we trust you to get the job done. Since January 2019, we’ve shifted from managing people to managing work. Each employee is 100% autonomous and accountable. You can choose where you need to be and when you need to be there to meet your objectives. You’re in control of your time and are trusted to make the right decisions.

Senior Analyst, Housing Finance Policy and Data Analysis(Position can be located anywhere in Canada)


Help make a difference for Canadians. CMHC’s aspiration is that by 2030, everyone in Canada has a home that they can afford and that meets their needs. All of our programs and activities support this singular goal.

Be part of an inclusive workplace. Diversity and Inclusion guides everything we do at CMHC. We’re taking concrete actions to eliminate racism and embed equity into our culture, processes, programs, and policies so that they reflect the lived experiences of all Canadians.

Join the Policy and Innovation Team under, where we accelerate housing affordability through evidence-based policy, research and disruptive innovation. 



• Conduct quantitative and qualitative research and analysis to support the development and analysis of housing finance policy and/or programs.
• Scan and assess the internal and external operating environment for emerging policy and/or programs.
• Collect, analyze and synthesize data  from diverse sources and provide analysis on specific issues and ad hoc projects
• Supports existing code and writes new code to support data driven policy advice.
• Collaborates with team members and provides analytics expertise to support the development of policy proposals.
• Represent CMHC at, and organize as required, meetings, committees, and working groups.
• Develop a variety of written documentation, presentations and briefing materials.

Minimum Qualifications:

• Undergraduate degree in  Business Administration, Economics or data science.
• Minimum of three years experience in data analysis.
• Strong research and analytical thinking skills.
• Strong written and oral communication skills.
• Experience working with Excel, Python, R, PowerBI and/or Stata

Posting closing date:  Note, the competition may remain active until filled.


CMHC values diverse backgrounds and experience and welcomes non-Canadians who are eligible to work in Canada to apply!


We sincerely thank all candidates for their interest, however, please note that only applicants selected for further consideration will be contacted. If selected for an interview or testing, please advise us if you require an accommodation.


Job Requisition ID: 5453  

Language Designation: English Essential 

Language Skill Levels (Read/Write/Speak): ZZZ 

Travel Requirement: Limited 

Office Location: Calgary (AB); Halifax (NS); Montreal (QC); Ottawa (ON); Toronto (ON); Vancouver (BC)

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