28 Sep 2020


Gwichya Gwich’in Council –  Tsiigehtchic, Northwest Territories

Job Description

Gwichya Gwich’in Council/Red River Development Corporation,
PO Box 58
Tsiigehtchic, NT,
X0E 0B0


The Position
Reporting to the President and Council and the Board of Directors of the community corporation, the Gwichya Gwich’in Council (the “Council”) is seeking a qualified individual to fill the dual position of Administrator/Bookkeeper responsible for the delivery and management of Council-approved activities and the management of the Red River Development Corporation.

The successful applicant will be expected to work independently and have, at minimum the following qualifications:

  • a minimum of five years as senior management with a First Nation
  • minimum of three-years’ experience in the use of Sage Accounting Software
  • thorough understanding of accounting principles and requirements for a First Nation government, and able to prepare annual budgets and complete monthly reporting to Council
  • strong business and management knowledge
  • familiarity with Human Resource requirements and able to establish clear objectives supported by excellent management and mentoring

Additional Skills and Qualifications

  • ability to work effectively in a cross-cultural environment.
  • knowledge of Boards and governance structures
  • must be able to manage and report effectively on the community business activities.

How to Apply

To Apply
Please submit your application to President, by email wdrury1959@gmail.com including:

  • Cover Letter, Maximum of one page
  • Resumé, Maximum of four pages
  • References, minimum of two references

If there are any questions, please email Wayne Drury at wdrury1959@gmail.com

Please note: Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. We thank all for submitting their applications.

Job Categories: Other. Job Types: Full-Time.

Job remains open until filled.

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