New job: Heart & Stroke Foundation

Senior Evaluation Specialist, Heart & Stroke Foundation. Apply ASAP.

This is a unique opportunity to apply your repertoire of analytic and research skills to evaluation that enhances capacity and effectiveness, improves programs, and leads to greater social impact. Your primary responsibility will be to advance the implementation of the Foundation’s results framework. Using a theory of change approach, you will lead in analysis and reporting of outcomes related to core areas including scientific research, advocacy, prevention, resuscitation, stroke professional education and patient recovery. With the support of our strategy team you will work collaboratively with program leads to draw insight and translate learning into action.


New job: Premier’s Office

Director, Stakeholder Relations, Premier’s Office. Apply by April 18, 2016.

Reporting to the Executive Director, External Relations, the Director of Stakeholder Relations is responsible for leading the Premier’s Office stakeholder management strategy. The position requires the ability to strategically analyze the stakeholder landscape and effectively engage and execute within it. This position will work work, and coordinate across, the Premier’s Officer and Minister’s Offices.

New jobs: Institute for Competitiveness & Prosperity, UHN, MSCI

Policy Analyst – Clusters, Institute for Competitiveness & Prosperity. Apply by April 11, 2016 at 4PM EST.

As the Institute is the sole non-US holder of Michael Porter’s cluster definitions, the Policy Analyst will be tasked as the subject matter expert on all cluster- related initiatives and projects of the Institute. The Policy Analyst is also expected to support the research program of the Institute.

Senior Business Analyst, Provincial Projects, University Health Network (UHN). Apply ASAP.

The Senior Business Analyst maintains responsibility for supporting the provincial implementation of Ontario’s Critical Care Strategy and associated programs, under the direction of the Project Management Leaders and Director. The Senior Business Analyst will contribute to the planning, coordination, leadership, and evaluation of critical care system development and related projects.

ESG Research Specialist, MSCI. Apply ASAP.

The research analyst is expected to have a strong interest in general ESG trends and specific knowledge about the dominant ESG issues for selected industries. We have a preference for analysts with experience in the Financials sector, but candidates with experience in the Energy, Consumer, or Industrials sectors are also encouraged to apply. The analyst will investigate and assess core ESG risks faced by industries and evaluate performance along the key benchmarks for large publicly traded companies globally.

New jobs: Government House Leader of Ontario and Brookfield Institute

Press Secretary, Government House Leader of Ontario. Apply by Monday, March 14, 2016.

The Government House Leader’s Press Secretary is responsible for providing strategic communications advice to the House Leader, while also liaising with the Premier’s Office, Caucus and Minister’s Offices in order to ensure an awareness of the government’s legislative agenda and to identify emerging issues. You must apply by submitting your application as an attachment by email to [To ensure accurate processing of your application, the subject line of your email must be JOB ID MO-16-019]

Director, Policy and Research, Brookfield Institute for Innovation + Entrepreneurship. Apply by March 25, 2016.

The Brookfield Institute is currently seeking a Director, Policy and Research to play a leadership role in the strategic direction of the Brookfield Institute’s policy and research initiatives. You will lead the short- and long-term strategic planning of Brookfield Institute’s policy and research vision, goals and objectives, in collaboration with the Executive Director. You will oversee the management and implementation of policy and research-related activities, including directly supervising a team of policy analysts, policy assistants and research assistants, establish the research priorities of the Institute, and engage in outreach to potential external collaborators and/or subject matter experts to develop new partners to advance Brookfield Institute’s research agenda.

New jobs: Children’s Mental Health Ontario, OPS, OECD

Director Public Policy, Children’s Mental Health Ontario. Apply by January 22, 2016.

CMHO is looking for a creative and energetic systems-level thinker who is eager to engage with others to drive policy goals forward. The Director, Public Policy will strategically lead CMHO’s policy agenda through research, analysis, and writing, as well as lead and facilitate CMHO member and partner engagement. The ideal candidate has a history of progressive leadership experience with government and/or the non-profit sector and will enjoy working with a small team in an “all hands on deck” environment.

Policy Analyst, Children’s Mental Health Ontario. Apply by January 22, 2016.

CMHO is looking for a creative and energetic systems-level thinker who is eager to engage with others to drive policy goals forward. The Policy Analyst will strategically contribute to CMHO’s policy agenda through research, analysis, and writing, as well as facilitate and support CMHO member and partner engagement. The ideal candidate has experience working with government and/or with non-profit organizations and will enjoy working with a small team in an “all hands on deck” environment.

Senior Advisor – Information and Analysis, Ontario Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing. Apply by January 20, 2016.

Do you have strong analytical skills and a passion for measurement and metrics? Do you have a background and a keen interest in municipal finance, planning or governance? If so, the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing is seeking your expertise for the role of Senior Advisor with the Information and Analytics team in the Municipal Programs and Education Branch.

Senior Economist, Ontario Ministry of Energy. Apply by January 22, 2016.

The Strategic Network and Agency Policy Division is seeking a seasoned financial professional to conduct financial reviews on energy-sector agencies.Consider working for the Ministry of Energy and help make a difference in Ontario’s energy sector.

Economists/Policy Analysts, Public Sector Innovation, OECD. Apply by January 25, 2016.

The OECD is looking for several Policy Analysts with significant research and policy analysis experience in one or more of the following areas related to public sector innovation. The selected candidates will lead substantive sets of research including designing research plans, carrying out desk research, preparing and administering data collection questionnaire; drafting reports; preparing and contributing to the development of new analytical frameworks to support reviews and development of indicators. Theywill help organize and participate in field missions, etc. They will have a very strong track record in carrying out analysis and in making effective policy recommendations in a public sector or international context.


Senior Researcher, Investment Funds Institute of Canada. Apply ASAP.

We are looking for an experienced researcher with strong mutual fund industry knowledge and experience and an understanding of critical issues impacting the industry, its investors and its position in the investment community. Reporting to the Senior Manager, Research and Statistics, the Senior Researcher will lead in the planning, development and execution of research projects, providing high-level research reports, briefing papers, and communications documents in support of industry policy priorities as identified by IFIC’s Board and Committee. Please send your application (cover letter and resume) to: Jan Medland via

Regional Directors (Community Investments), Ontario Trillium Foundation. Apply by December 11, 2015.

The RDs oversee teams and the grant approval process within assigned regions provide leadership in analysis and resolution of issues and render decisions to ensure on-going compliance with policies and standards of the Foundation. The role ensures the consistent application of policies and practices in the delivery of the investment streams.

Researcher, Social Research and Demonstration Corporation. Apply by December 14, 2015.

SRDC is seeking a dynamic, full-time researcher for its Vancouver office with experience in one or more policy areas concerned with services and supports for Canadians who face barriers to employment or education.

Senior Policy Advisor, Ontario Ministry of Finance. Apply by December 18, 2015.

Are you a team-oriented, highly motivated, and strategic-minded professional with a strong background in policy development and analysis? If so, consider joining the Tobacco Policy Unit in the Ministry of Finance. This position offers a challenging opportunity to provide leadership and policy expertise to support the delivery of Ontario’s Tobacco Strategy.

Internship, Joint Inspection Unit, United Nations. Apply ASAP.

The Joint Inspection Unit has two internship programmes, which provide qualified graduate students with a great opportunity to gain a better understanding of the United Nations system, and acquire experience in one of the following fields: evaluation research and information technology (IT).

New jobs: MASS LBP, Ryerson University, Toronto Community Housing, Public Sector Digest

Intern, MASS LBP. Apply by November 30, 2015.

We are excited to announce that we’re looking for MASS LBP’s 34th intern to fill the winter 2016 placement. During the 12-16 week placement, interns can expect to develop their research and project management skills, and gain valuable experience working to design and deliver various public engagement initiatives.

The internship is a full-time position based out of our Toronto office. It will run from January 8 to April 30, 2016. Interns will be placed on a 12-16 week paid contract and earn $11.25/hr to a maximum of 35 hours per week or $1575 per month. Though modest, it is important to MASS that all suitable candidates are able to take the internship position, irrespective of their financial means.

Policy Analyst, Brookfield Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship. Apply by November 12, 2015.

The Brookfield Institute is currently looking for two (2) experienced Policy Analysts to support the research program of the institute by providing quantitative and qualitative research, analysis, written products and advice to the Executive Director on the development of polices, position papers, programs and other initiatives that support innovation and entrepreneurship.

Research & Business Development Analyst, Public Sector Digest. Apply by November 13, 2015 at 5PM EST.

To apply for the research & business development analyst position, submit your CV, cover letter, and short writing sample to Writing samples should be no longer than 1000 words and should reflect the candidate’s writing ability as well as capacity for analytical research. Writing samples can be an excerpt of a longer piece. Writing samples pertaining to a public sector/government topic or challenge are encouraged. PSD retains the right to consider publishing writing samples and/or adopting topics for research purposes.
Business Planner, Toronto Community Housing. Apply by November 25, 2015.
Join and help build a new team at Toronto Community Housing that is focused on cross-divisional initiatives in support of customer service. Help the organization reach its goal of Service Excellence by implementing strategic initiatives and supporting performance reporting. Build strong internal and external relationships that further Toronto Community Housing’s strategic goals. Work towards ensuring the voice of residents (our customer) is considered in decision-making across the organization.