Band Administrator

Aroland First Nation
Aroland, ON

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
Aroland First Nation, located 70km
North of Geraldton, ON is seeking a
highly motivated and well organized
professional to fill the senior position of:
BAND ADMINISTRATOR
Reporting directly to the Chief and Council of Aroland First
Nation, the Band Administrator will be responsible for
managing and overseeing the operations of the Band. The
Band Administrator will have overall responsibility for the
delivery of programs and services to the members of Aroland
First Nation, as well as ensuring the policies and procedures
are adhered to in the delivery of such programs and services.
Qualifications, Knowledge and Skills
This is an exciting and challenging management position. The
ideal candidate will possess the following education, work
experience, and personal characteristics:
• Undergraduate university degree in business administration, commerce, public administration or related discipline and 3 years management experience,
preferably at the First Nation level, OR
• College Diploma in business administration, commerce, public administration or related discipline and 5 years management experience, preferably at the First Nation level.
• Knowledge and experience administering and/or coordinating client based programs and services.
• Experience working in a First Nations community.
• Experience managing and directing staff.
• Canadian Human Resources Professional designation is considered an asset.
• Project Management experience is considered an asset.
• Knowledge of the Ojibwe language, culture, and traditions is considered an asset.
• Excellent computer, communication and time management skills.
• Knowledge of Accounting and working knowledge of accounting software is considered an asset.
• Valid Ontario “G” Driver’s licence with a clear driver’s abstract.
A competitive salary will commensurate with experience and
qualifications. Preference will be given to qualified Band
Members of Aroland First Nation and candidates of Aboriginal
descent.
Along with a resume, please submit proof of education, the
names of three work-related references with current contact
information, and a covering letter demonstrating that you
possess the qualifications and have experience in the main
duties contained in the job posting prior to Until Position is
Filled to:
Attention: Hiring Committee
Aroland First Nation
P.O. Box 10, Aroland, ON P0T 1B0
Application packages can be mailed to the above address,
faxed to (807) 329-5750
or e-mailed to: arolandfirstnation@gmail.com