Research Coordinator, city of calgary jobs

  • Full Time
  • Calgary, AB
  • $44.20–$59.09 CAD / Hour

Website The City of Calgary

Job Description:

If you are committed to public service, enjoy collaborating with others, share our values and have a desire to learn and grow, join The City of Calgary. City employees deliver the services, run the programs and operate the facilities which make a difference in our community. We support work-life balance, promote physical and psychological safety, and offer competitive wages, pensions, and benefits. Together we make Calgary a great place to make a living, a great place to make a life.

The City is committed to fostering a respectful, inclusive and equitable workplace which is representative of the community we serve. We welcome those who have demonstrated a commitment to upholding the values of equity, diversity, inclusion, anti-racism and reconciliation. Applications are encouraged from members of groups that are historically disadvantaged and underrepresented. Accommodations are available during the hiring process, upon request.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide research expertise to clients to make sound decisions that affect their business planning, policy analysis, operations, customer service and employee relations.
  • Design and coordinate research including focus groups, personal interviews, and surveys.
  • Respond to customer inquiries and concerns about the survey process or other services provided.
  • Analyze data, synthesize information, and manage projects.
  • Formulate recommendations, report and present research findings and insights to clients.
  • Work with the Corporate Research Team to prepare Statement of Requirements (SOR) as part of the vendor procurement process.

Qualifications:

  • A degree in Social Sciences, Marketing or Business and at least 5 years of directly related research experience, preferably in public opinion or market research.
  • Experience with primary research is required.
  • A solid understanding of both qualitative and quantitative research is required.
  • Experience using Statistical Packages for the Social Sciences (SPSS), or equivalent statistical software programs would be considered an asset.
  • Experience and understanding of research in the fields of Recreation, Social Programs, Arts & Culture and Social Policy would be considered a strong asset.
  • Success in this position requires well developed project management, presentation, critical thinking, communication, and interpersonal skills.

Pre-employment Requirements:

  • Successful applicants must provide proof of qualifications.
  • Union: CUPE Local 38
  • Business Unit: Community Strategies
  • Position Type: 1 Temporary (up to 18 months)

Location: 315 10 Avenue SE

Days of Work: This position typically works a 5 day work week, with 1 day off in each 3 week cycle.

Hours of work: Standard 35 hour work week

Audience: Internal/External

Apply By: May 10, 2024

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