Employer: Potlotek First Nation
Date Posted: October 5, 2018
Job Description: Under the leadership of the Band Administrator, the Economic Development Officer will assist key personnel and contracted 3rd party professionals in the coordination of Potlotek delivery and oversight of economic development activities with the intent of attracting new businesses, encouraging investment opportunities, increasing job opportunities and identifying opportunities for sustainable growth and development by promoting and marketing Potlotek as a great place to live, visit and do business.
Excellent organization and multi-tasking skills, team leadership, decision-making, and problem solving abilities are key competencies. A working knowledge of MS Office Suite and other software applications is vital. The Director will actively participate in budget preparation and develop reports to Council in support of innovative, cost-effective operations. The position demands strong oral and written skills and a commitment to excellent customer service. Candidates are encouraged to review the Community’s Strategic Plan available at the Potlotek Band Office.
The ideal candidate will have acquired related post-secondary education or university degree in Commerce, Economics or Community Economic Development. Candidates with substantial working knowledge and related experience, combined with a demonstrated commitment to continuing education will also be considered.
A complete job description is available upon request.
Application Deadline: November 2, 2018 at 4:00 PM
Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Potlotek First Nation is an equal opportunity employer. Accessibility accommodations are available for all parts of the recruitment process. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance