Hennepin County Public Health is hiring a principal planning analyst to work as program evaluator and analyst for Family Health maternal health work. This position will increase capacity for data collection, reporting and analysis that will support measurement strategies for monitoring social determinants of health and health equity related to maternal and infant health.
Hennepin County Public Health is committed to advancing health and racial equity. We recognize racism is a public health crisis. We are committed to change, and to co-creating solutions with those impacted to support communities where everyone experiences optimal health and wellness. Diverse voices are critical to this mission. We encourage you to join us in this work!
Location and hours:
This position is remote. Remote workers may be required to come on-site an average of 0 to 12 days a year for work meetings, trainings, or for any other reasons that their supervisor may deem necessary (may include additional days for onboarding and new employee training). Supervisors will provide as much advance notice as practicable. Work hours are flexible, Monday through Friday, between 7:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Based on business needs of this position, hires must live in or relocate to Minnesota.
In this position, you will:
Develop and implement evaluation of new and existing maternal health programs.
Analyze existing surveillance data related to maternal and child health.
Collaborate with external partners and evaluators on project specific measures, data collection, and reporting.
Collaborate time with program staff and public health leadership on reporting expectations.
Develop reports, dashboards, and other data for staff and leadership.
Communicate data and evaluation results to multiple stakeholders.
Need to Have:
One of the following:
Bachelor's degree or higher in any field and a minimum of two courses in research methods, analysis, statistics, project management, planning or evaluation and four years or more of relevant planning analyst experience.
Bachelor's degree or higher in one of the fields listed below and three years or more of relevant planning analyst experience.
Master's degree or higher in one of the fields listed below and two years or more of relevant planning analyst experience.
Ph.D. degree in business administration, public administration, research methods, statistics, behavioral/social science, public health, computer science/MIS, management science, urban/city planning, or a field appropriate to the area of specialization.
Nice to have:
Utilizing project management concepts and tools.
Managing and implementing complex projects with multiple stakeholders.
Planning and facilitating large and small group meetings.
Communicating data and evaluation results to multiple stakeholders.
Manage projects through to completion.
Identify, collect, and organize data from various sources (finance, electronic health records, and human services).