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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, Policy (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 Housing Finance Policy Team where we accelerate housing affordability through evidence-based policy and research. 




• Conduct quantitative and qualitative research and analysis to support the development and analysis of housing finance policy and/or the development of programs.
• Scan and assess the internal and external environment for emerging housing related policy and/or programs.
• Collect, analyze and synthesize data from diverse sources and provide analysis on specific issues and ad hoc projects
• 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, data science, social science or a related field.
• Strong research and analytical thinking skills.
• Strong written and oral communication skills.



Preferred Qualifications:


• Knowledge of and/or experience working in the Canadian housing industry
• Experience working in government, or in policy related roles
• Experience working with Excel, Python, Power BI 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: 6921  

Language Designation: English Essential 

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

Minimum Base Salary: 65335.51 

Travel Requirement: Travel not required 

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

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