TERM: Full-time, 1 or 2 year term (with the opportunity to extend)
LOCATION: Burwash Landing, Yukon Territory
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open until filled
SALARY: $84K - $120K. Based on qualifications & experience
BENEFITS: Excellent benefits package, subsidized staff housing available
We are looking for an experienced Executive Director to implement KFN’s strategic goals and manage the administrative function of the government. To thrive as an Executive Director, you must be a prudent manager, inspiring leader and excellent communicator.
The ideal candidate will have a strategic and analytic mindset, a strong desire to see First Nation governments succeed and the ability to see the “big picture” in a variety of settings. They will take actions to enhance the growth of Kluane First Nation while keeping the human element in perspective.
The Kluane First Nation (KFN) Executive Director is the principal employee of the Chief and Council and is the primary liaison to the KFN administration. The Executive Director is responsible for the day to day operations of the KFN administration and implements the Chief and Council’s strategic and administrative goals in accordance with KFN legislation.
- Preferred degree in Business, Public Administration, First Nations and Indigenous Studies combined with 5+ years of work experience in a senior management role. Will also consider an equivalent of experience in a senior management role within a First Nations government, public sector, human resources or finance combined with a proven track record of success.
- Experience navigating the Canadian First Nations political system and a comprehensive understanding of the Yukon’s Final and Self Government Agreements.
- Experience working and living in First Nation communities or other cross-cultural environments is preferred.
- Experience in managing large projects.
Conditions of Employment
Valid Class 5 Yukon Driver`s license, Criminal Records Check, Reference Check
Kluane First Nation ATTN: Human Resources Officer
P.O. Box 20, Burwash Landing, Yukon Territory, Y0B 1V0
Ph. (867) 841-4274 ext.229 Fax: (867) 841-5900
Thank you in advance for your application, however, only qualified candidates will be contacted.