Senior Strategic Planning, Reporting, and Evaluation Analyst

Job Summary

Location: Yellowknife
Department: Lands
Job ID: 19533
Salary: $101,829 - $121,622
Employment Type: Full-Time, Temporary
Closing Date: Jan 25, 2021

Department Information

At the Department of Lands, we strive to be leaders and innovators in northern land and resource management.  We have five regional offices, and are headquartered in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories. Despite being a small department, with approximately 150 employees, we carry out a diverse set of land management functions within the government. We offer many opportunities to be involved with a variety of different aspects to public land management.

The Department’s key activities include: 
•coordination of government’s role in land use planning and environmental assessment
•public land administration
•compliance and enforcement of activities on public land
•provision of information and technology services to support the natural resources management functions of three GNWT departments

Visit the Department of Lands website to learn more about what we do.

Job Information

The Senior Strategic Planning, Reporting & Evaluation Analyst provides analysis and advice in the development and modification of departmental policies, standards, procedures, and the formulation of principles and setting objectives with respect to desired policy and legislative results. This includes the development, review, and implementation of Business Plans; HR Plans; operating policies; and identification, assessment, and mitigation of risk associated with departmental activities. The incumbent's advice and analysis plays a key role in setting direction for departmental actions and furthering the strategic goals and priorities of the Department of Lands and the GNWT.     


In order to be successful in this role, we require the completion of a  bachelor's  degree  in  business  management,  public  administration, economics,  or  a  related  field, along with  at  least  five  years  of  broad  professional experience in economic development, policy development, and interdisciplinary research.

GNWT Inquiries

Inquiries Only:

Department of Finance
Government of the Northwest Territories
Tel (867) 767-9154 Extension 14106
Fax (867) 873-0445

Note: If you do not receive electronic notification confirming receipt of your application, please follow up via telephone.

More Information

Term Position

This job opening is for a two (2) year term.


Affirmative Action

Candidates must clearly identify their eligibility in order to receive priority consideration under the Affirmative Action Policy.

Criminal Records Check

Candidates must provide a satisfactory criminal record check. Failure to provide a satisfactory check may deem you disqualified from the competition.

Diversity and Inclusion

The Government of the Northwest Territories is an inclusive workplace.  If you have a disability and you require support during the hiring process, you are encouraged to identify your needs if you are contacted for an assignment or interview so that you may be accommodated during the hiring process.


Eligibility lists may be created from this competition to fill future term and indeterminate positions.


Equivalent combinations of education and experience will be considered.

Transfer Assignments

Transfer Assignments may be considered.

Job Opening Information

Job Opening ID # 19533

Closing Date: January 25, 2021 - 23:59, Mountain Time

Salary Information

The salary range for this position is from $52.22 per hour to $62.37 per hour (approximately $101,829 - $121,622) plus an annual Northern Allowance of $3,700.