The organization:

The Health Sciences Association of Alberta is a progressive union representing approximately 26,000 paramedical, professional and technical members. Our staff are committed to delivering high-quality services to our members.

The position: 

We are looking for a full-time Program Analyst that will work out of the Edmonton office reporting to the Manager, Education and Engagement.  This in-scope position will be responsible for the implementation of HSAA’s organization and mobilization strategies. The incumbent will apply campaign, communications, organizing and political action theory to ensure members have significant opportunities to participate in their union. With exposure to a broad range of activities and a diverse team, this opportunity will support your career development and aspirations! This competition may be used to fill current and future opportunities.

What you bring:

You are an energetic, collaborative, and values-driven individual with a minimum of three years’ experience in campaigning, organizing, or union mobilization. You have obtained a certificate or degree in Labour Relations, Human Resources, Political Science or a related program. Equivalencies may be considered.

You have experience in coordinating or organizing campaigns for unions, elections, or issues-based operations. You have a demonstrated ability in persuasive communication and you are skilled in creating optimum environments to mobilize members. You are experienced in tracking mobilization tactics  and analyzing key performance indicators using a variety of data tools. Your background and commitment to trade union philosophy supports your ability to make key recommendations for program, policy, and process development ensuring advancement of HSAA’s strategic plan. Travel throughout Alberta is required for this position so you have a valid driver’s license and access to your own vehicle, along with the ability to work flexible hours.

Your core competencies:

Creative problem solving. You assess problems in new ways to achieve outcomes and solutions.
Agility. You anticipate and adapt to changing priorities and environments. You are resilient in times of uncertainty.
Develop networks. You build connections and trust in relationships.
Build collaboration. You lead and contribute to conditions that support teamwork, collaboration, consistency and excellence.
Drive for results. You maximize resources to achieve organization goals while maintaining accountability to each other and stakeholders.

What we offer:

Competitive compensation: $85,649 – $104,231.
Top benefits: 100% employer-paid benefits, flex spending account, and pension plan.
Work-life balance: 35-hour work week. Ability to flex schedule.
Learning & development: Internal and external training support.

How to apply:

Please submit your application to Human Resources at this link. Tell us how your skills and experience align with this position. A cover letter is required. Written communication skills, accuracy and attention to detail are essential to this position and your cover letter will be reviewed as part of the recruitment process. For a PDF of this job posting, please click here.

Deadline for applications: Friday, May 22, 2020 at 11:59 p.m.

Health Sciences Association of Alberta is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those shortlisted for the position will be contacted.



Closing date: 

Friday, May 22, 2020 - 23:45


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