|Employer||Minnesota Department of Human Services|
|Job type||Full Time|
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Working Title: Research Consultant
Job Class: Agency Policy Specialist
Agency: Human Services Dept
Make a difference in the lives of Minnesotans.
The work you'll do is more than just a job. Join the talented, engaged and inclusive workforce dedicated to creating a better Minnesota.
* Telework (Within Minnesota or Neighboring States) and flexible hour options may be available.
The Research Analyst will lead one or more major division studies and projects. This position will serve both leadership and technical roles; it requires both research and policy expertise and experience .The Research Analyst will also coordinate, plan, design, and conduct evaluation and research, performance measurement, and data analysis as well as conduct state and federal data reporting for Minnesota's child welfare programs. Additional areas include prevention, child protection, child welfare, Indian Child Welfare, out- of-home care, and adoption and their overlaps with other program areas inside and external to DHS.
You will be part of a staff of six agency policy specialists in the unit that will share its research, evaluation, and measurement work. While each will be qualified to work in any of these areas for any of the programs for which the division has responsibility, each will specialize in certain programs, data systems, and projects and take the lead in their areas of concentration. The assignment of work may be influenced by specific training or experience of the incumbents. Each position takes the lead in one or more major division studies and projects.
Additional responsibilities include:
We're proud to come to work every day knowing that what we do has a direct impact on people's lives, with our core values guiding us every step of the way. Join us to invest in yourself, your career, and the community!
To facilitate proper crediting, please ensure that your resume clearly describes your experience in the areas listed and indicates the beginning and ending month and year for each job held.
Three (3) years professional experience in program evaluation and data analysis.
Experience must demonstrate:
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About Human Services Dept
WE MAKE A DIFFERENCE! The Minnesota Department of Human Services impacts the lives of 1.7 million people every year, helping them meet their basic needs so they can achieve their highest potential.
Why Work for Us
We are committed to continually developing a workforce that reflects the diversity of our state and the populations we serve. The varied experiences and perspectives of employees strengthen the work we do together and our ability to best serve the people of Minnesota.
A recent engagement survey of State of Minnesota employees found:
Our benefits aim to balance four key elements that make life and work meaningful: health and wellness, financial well-being, professional development, and work/life harmony. As an employee, your benefits may include:
Programs, resources and benefits eligibility varies based on type of employment, agency, funding availability, union/collective bargaining agreement, location, and length of service with the State of Minnesota.
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
Minnesota state agencies are equal opportunity, affirmative action, and veteran-friendly employers. The State of Minnesota recognizes that a diverse workforce is essential and strongly encourages qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans to apply.
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