Career Posting : Executive Director of OperationsView All Postings
Closing Date: April 16, 2021 5:00 pm
The Dene Tha’ First Nation (DTFN) Administration Department is inviting applications from experienced Senior Managers for the position of Executive Director of Operations. This (2-year contract) position is full-time and offers a competitive benefits package.
The Dene Tha’ First Nation delivers services and programs to three fully accessible communities-Bushe River, Chateh (formerly known as Assumption), and Meander River. The First Nation is involved in many diverse projects and commercial ventures and is looking for a Senior Executive to take charge of the Band’s administration and implement the decisions of the Nation’s elected government.
Duties and Responsibilities include:
Reporting directly to the Chief and Council, the Executive Director of Operations deals with senior officials of the Federal and Provincial Governments as well as industry leaders. This position oversees a complex organization, which includes a wide variety of professionals, technicians, and trades people and such major programs as Social Services, Education, Public Works, and Economic Development.
Candidates should have several years of experience managing financial and human resources and preferably a university degree although candidates with extensive experience managing at a senior level will also be given serious consideration. Excellent communication skills are a definite requirement and candidates who speak Dene will be given preference. Candidates must be bondable.
The successful candidate must have a valid Alberta Class 5 Driver’s License with reliable transportation, and willingness to travel. Must also provide a clear criminal record check.
Remuneration dependent on qualifications and experience.
Interested parties should forward a detailed resume by Friday, April 16, 2021 @ 5:00 PM to:
Dene Tha’ First Nation
P.O. Box 120 Chateh, AB T0H 0S0
Fax: (780) 321-3863 or (780) 321-3886
We thank all applicants in advance; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.