Employment

Executive Director

Internal Posting

Term position until August 2022
Salary: $91,589-$130,274
Based on 70 hours biweekly

Overview

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. 

Duties

The primary role of the Executive Director is to create an environment in which the KFN leadership, employees and Citizens are provided clear and effective avenues of communication, and to foster an environment in which everyone is motivated to act in the best interest of Kluane First Nation. 

In addition, the Executive Director is responsible for the effective operations of the government in the following capacities: 

Qualifications

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.

Conditions of Employment

Valid Class 5 Yukon Driver`s license and criminal records check.

Please submit applications to:  careers@kfn.ca or fax to (867) 841-5900 no later than 5:00 pm on the closing date. Thank you for your application, however, only qualifying candidates will be contacted.

Post date: June 2, 2020
Close date: June 8, 2020

Finance Clerk

External Posting
One Year Term with possibility of extension
Salary: starting at $23.94/hr.

Overview

Under the direction of the Finance Director, this position performs the accounts receivable function for Kluane First Nation.  They also provide bookkeeping and accounting functions for Kluane First Nation projects; and perform other duties necessary to assist the Finance Director. 

Duties

  • Process invoices for Accounts Receivable—matching PO’s, Department and Account Codes
  • Obtain approvals
  • Process cheque requests
  • Process cheque runs
  • Filing
  • Respond to enquiries regarding Accounts Receivable
  • Reconcile Accounts Receivable
  • Preparation and maintenance of lists of Accounts receivable
  • Maintain vendor files
  • Process travel claims
  • Assist in annual audit
  • Asset and data management for CMHC/Housing
  • Other duties as required to assist the Finance Director

Qualifications

Minimum completion of 1st year of office administration or 1st and/or 2nd year commerce.  Minimum two years’ work experience working as a bookkeeper.

Candidates can submit their resume in confidence to: careers@kfn.ca

We thank you in advance for your application, however only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Post date:        April 28, 2020
Closing date:  Until Filled

Case Manager

Permanent Full-Time
Salary: $63.926 to $90,981 per annum

Overview
Under the direction of the Wellness & Education Director (WE Director) this position is responsible for the management of wellness and support programs, services and staff, and is responsible for providing community based social services to identified groups, individuals and families in order to improve the social well-being and functioning of families and individuals.

Duties

  • Responsible for the provision of individual/group/family assessment, counselling, and treatment services, including aftercare support, educational sessions, and facilitation of community based programming and community development services.
  • Works directly with clients, assisting with the development and implementation of client wellness plans, including their involvement with other providers of services. Contributes to the development and implementation of Wellness Plans in conjunction with the client, family, KFN Wellness team and other support services, while establishing and maintaining relationship with client based on respect.
  • Administer social assistance upon application within applicable legislation and KFN approved policies.

Qualifications
Degree or Diploma in Social Work or relevant degree and/or a minimum 5 years’ experience working within social programs and services. Experience working in a cross-cultural and team environment.

Conditions of Employment
Valid Class 5 Yukon Driver`s license and Criminal Records check.

Please submit applications to: careers@kfn.ca  or fax to (867) 841-5900 no later than 5:00 pm on the closing date.
Thank you for your application, however, only qualifying candidates will be contacted.

Post date:       May 26, 2020
Close date:      Open until filled

Community Support Coordinator

Open Until Filled

Community Support Worker
Permanent, Full-Time Position
Salary: starting at $28.10/hour

Summary
The Community Support Coordinator supports individuals and families with achieving wellness goals through outreach, education and activities that helps to improve the overall well being of KFN Citizens and the community at large.

Job Duties
Main Activities in Community Support :

  • Reach out and support community members and their families who are dealing with trauma, hardship and addictions and work towards achieving their wellness goals.
  • Act as referral and support worker for those wanting addictions treatment and/or professional counselling.
  • Create opportunities for aftercare and follow up support services for those returning to the community from addictions treatment.
  • Organize activities that enhance individual and community wellness.
  • Support those who are dealing with residential school related issues and events.
  • Provide support and education for expecting mothers and fathers.
  • Liaise and collaborate with Yukon Government and other wellness services in Yukon that are available to the community.

Education/ Experience

  • Degree or Diploma in Counselling, Psychology, Social Work, or relevant degree and/or a minimum five (5) years experience working in the field of Wellness.
  • Experience working in a cross-cultural and team environment.

Candidates can submit their resume in confidence to: careers@kfn.ca

We thank you in advance for your application, however only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Post date:         June 12, 2019
Close date:       Until Filled