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Policy Advisor, Ontario Municipal Social Services Association

Toronto, Ontario
Deadline November 9, 2012

Position Type: Permanent, full-time
Date Posted: October 28, 2012
Application Deadline: November 9, 2012

Do you want to influence social policy in Ontario? The Ontario Municipal Social Services Association (OMSSA) is a non-profit organization seeking a team player who is ready to work with our members, partners and key stakeholders to improve the lives of individuals and families across Ontario through the development and implementation of progressive and integrated human services.

Working in a small and dynamic environment, the ideal candidate must be comfortable with a fast pace. You excel in policy research and analysis. With a related post-secondary degree, you are a strategic thinker with a good understanding of the influences on the development and implementation of social policy. This includes the municipal, provincial and federal environments. You are proactive in issue identification and problem solving while working in a team environment. You have a good understanding of municipal government structures and service delivery processes and their role in Ontario’s social policy domain.

Complemented by a minimum of 2-3 years’ work experience you have highly developed analytical skills, superior computer literacy skills, and excellent written and verbal communications and customer services skills.

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