Research and Evaluation Specialist


BACKGROUND
BC Healthy Communities (BCHC) is a province-wide not-for-profit organization that facilitates the ongoing development of healthy, thriving and resilient communities. We provide a range of services, programs, events and resources to support communities, local governments and multi-sectoral groups to collaborate around a shared vision for a common purpose.

We are seeking to hire an Research and Evaluation Specialist to join our innovative team in our Victoria office located at TheDock: Centre for Social Impact.

POSITION OVERVIEW
As the Research and Evaluation Specialist, you play an important role in analyzing and evaluating the impact BCHC’s work has across the province. You provide evaluation guidance and oversight to the BCHC staff team and are responsible for ensuring that all evaluation activities support the evaluation framework. You lead and oversee the analysis and ‘sense-making’ of our data, and you , understand and translate evaluative data into a range of useful tools to support learning, engagement, communications and overall strengthening of our healthy communities’ offerings.
This position is based in our Victoria office and your portfolio largely consists of overseeing our provincial PlanH program as well as for the organization overall. In this role you oversee data analysis: identifying patterns and themes, and translating qualitative and quantitative data into vivid stories and informative reports. We are looking for someone who has a passion for, and experience with evaluation related to healthy communities, community development, public health, and planning.

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Friday, June 21, 2019