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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.

Bilingual Senior Analyst, Total Rewards (Position can be based 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 eradicate racism and advance equity within CMHC and the housing system.



Join the CFO and Corporate Services, where our partners view CMHC as the catalyst for solving housing affordability challenges. 

Please note this is a temporary, full-time opportunity of 12 months.




  • Contributes to the analysis, design, and administration of Total Rewards programs, including Recognition, Perks, Relocation, and other programs that align with company objectives for recruiting, retention, and employee engagement. 
  • Contributes to design and communication of Total Rewards programs. 
  • Participates in surveys, conducts research and analysis on best practices, tracks current and emerging HR trends. 
  • Collaborates with Legal, Accounting, and Taxation to ensure accurate reporting and compliance with applicable laws and regulations.
  • Provide support for training, policy, and communications related to Total Rewards.
  • Provides calculations and estimates of program expense to Finance and Corporate Planning groups on request and supports the macro-budget exercise.
  • Produces ad hoc analyses, advice and guidance to HR Business Partners, recruiters, and Shared Services staff on HR programs.
  • Supports annual Total Rewards review processes and the updating of the Total Rewards Statements.
  • Partners with Systems in ensuring accuracy of data and seamless integration of systems and processes including benefits, payroll, and pension to support annual Total Rewards exercises.
  • Coordinates with third-party vendors to ensure data integrity, accuracy in reporting and quality of service delivery. 


Minimum Qualifications:


  • Undergraduate degree in human resources, business administration or a related field.
  • Minimum of three years of work experience in a similar role.
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze and solve complex problems by collecting information from multiple sources.
  • Demonstrated strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to build successful partnerships with a variety of internal and external stakeholders.
  • Knowledge and understanding of human resources management policies, practices, theories, concepts and systems.
  • Knowledge of legislative issues and industry trends relating to human resources.
  • Knowledge and understanding of organizational development practices and concepts, policy development and project management.
  • Demonstrated ability to work in an automated environment (proficiency in Microsoft Office, HR systems, etc.).
  • Advanced Excel skills, analytical skills, finance and budgeting knowledge, math skills, modelling, benchmarking.
  • Strong attention to detail and data validation skills.
  • Risk management and privacy awareness.
  • Bilingualism (English and French).


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



CMHC has implemented vaccination requirements to align with Government of Canada mandatory vaccination measures for the federal public service.


Vaccination against COVID-19 is mandatory for all CMHC employees, regardless of place of work (teleworking, working remotely or working on-site). CMHC’s vaccination measures, as updated from time to time, are a term and condition of employment.


CMHC requires all new employees to be fully vaccinated as a condition of employment. If you are the selected candidate, your vaccination status will be verified by an authorized CMHC third party as part of the offer process. If you wish to request an exemption from CMHC’s vaccination requirements on valid human rights-based grounds, you must do so at the offer stage as part of the recruitment process and be approved for an exemption before any offer of employment can be issued.


CMHC is an inclusive workplace where diversity of thought – and of people – are recognized, valued, and considered essential to achieving our aspiration.


We are committed to employment equity and actively encourage applications from women, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities, veterans and persons of all races, ethnicities, religions, abilities, sexual orientations, and gender identities and expressions. We also welcome applications from non-Canadians who are eligible to work in Canada.


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: 7509  

Language Designation: Bilingual 

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

Base Salary (with experience): $75,000

Travel Requirement: Travel not required 

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

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