Data Analyst – Sault Ste. News Mary

PUBLISH DATE: April 18, 2022

CLOSING DATE: April 23, 2022



Please submit a cover letter and resume to [email protected], or Sault Ste. Marie Innovation Centre, 99 Foster Drive, Level Six, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, P6A 5X6


The Sault Ste. The Marie Innovation Center Acorn Information Solutions department is looking for a Data Analyst to undertake a range of data analytics projects and tasks related to health, social care and early childhood development . This position will report to the Manager of Health and Social Services Projects and will be responsible for:

• select appropriate methods and procedures to collect, analyze and store community, health, early childhood and social services data;
• support evidence-based decision-making by analyzing complex issues, summarizing key findings, and effectively communicating results through reports, presentations to managers, staff, clients, etc.;
• support research, evaluation and information needs in health and social services at the community and regional level;
• Develop qualitative reports and other products using software such as Microsoft Power BI, Excel and STATA;
• meet and communicate with key stakeholders; and
• perform other special tasks or assignments at the request of the line manager.


• Bachelor’s degree which includes courses in statistics, survey methodology, data collection and evaluation
• Strong critical thinking and analytical skills
• Demonstrated knowledge of program planning, implementation and evaluation, indicator reporting, critical appraisal of literature, methods or community engagement, research methods and policy analysis
• Demonstrated knowledge of data management, including the ability to design and analyze databases and perform statistical analyzes using STATA, SPSS or other statistical packages
• Experience with Excel and data visualization software such as Microsoft Power BI, Tableau or other related programs
• Excellent communication, interpersonal, technological, analytical and presentation skills
• Ability to exercise a high level of independence, integrity and confidentiality
• Ability to work in a team, in a multidisciplinary setting and with a variety of partner agencies
• Ability to work under pressure to meet tight deadlines imposed externally and internally
• Knowledge and experience with mapping software (ArcGIS) is an asset
• Knowledge of early childhood development is an asset
• Ability to communicate in French is an asset

Confidentiality of all applicants assured. Only those selected for interviews will be contacted and we thank all other applicants for their interest. The Sault Ste. Marie Innovation Center welcomes a diverse workforce. As a not-for-profit organization, we are committed to building an inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection process and workplace. If you require accommodations, please let us know and we will work with you to meet your needs.

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to [email protected] by April 23, 2022


Sault Ste. Marie Innovation Center
99 Foster Drive, Level Six

Sean N. Ayres