Policy Analyst

Website Government of Yukon

Job Description:

Reporting to the Director, Policy & Communications, as a Policy Analyst you will support YHC’s vision and values by developing policy, programs and project initiatives in support of Yukon Government’s and Yukon Housing Corporation’s goals, objectives and priorities. You will be responsible for corporate and legislative policy planning and development, research, options analysis, and preparation of briefing materials, policy submissions and reports. You will also support strategic planning and work with a broad group of stakeholders and departments.

Job Requirements:

  • Experience researching, assessing, and developing policy options
  • Experience with health or housing-related issues is an asset
  • The ability to deliver results while managing regularly shifting priorities and deadlines
  • A strategic, innovative approach to planning and implementation
  • An excellent client service approach and the ability to establish and maintain effective internal and external relationships, partnerships and alliances
  • Experience planning, leading, coordinating and/or facilitating multi-stage projects
  • Experience coordinating policy processes within a government, NGO, or large organizational context
  • The ability to work both independently and collaboratively as part of a team
  • Strong two-way communication skills, both oral and written
  • Experience providing strategic direction, advice, and recommendations on complex and diverse issues
  • Strong critical thinking and analytics
  • Post-secondary degree in public administration, social science , law or a related field

Job Details:

Company: Government of Yukon

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location:  Dawson City, Yukon, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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