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Job Posting

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR (ANPSS)
Full time position

The Algonquin Nation Programs and Services Secretariat (ANPSS) is seeking a competent, dedicated individual to:
Lead and manage the development and delivery of quality programs and services for the members of the ANPSS consistent with the Vision, Mission, and recently approved Strategic Plan, including the development of a capable organization.

Our office is located on the Timiskaming Reserve, adjacent to Notre Dame du Nord, Quebec, 25 minutes from the town of New Liskeard, Ontario, and 30 minutes from the town of Ville Marie, Quebec.

Responsibilities
• Oversee the development and delivery of new programs and projects, consistent with the ANPSS Strategic Plan
• Recruit and train new personnel and develop the organizational capacity to achieve the planned priorities and goals
• Coordinate a mutually beneficial working relationship with the member communities to assure alignment with their priorities, and identify new priorities and opportunities, including funding
• Develop and implement a communications plan to ensure the flow of relevant information between Board and member First Nations, including website postings and developments
• Obtain the funding required to support the new work of the ANPSS, and assure effective and accountable management of all funding, including compliance with funding agreements
• Oversee mutually beneficial partnerships with key external organizations
• Lead the annual review of the strategic planning and update strategic priorities, goals, and action plans
• Coordinate and support the effective operations of the Board and its committees
• Represent the best interests of the ANPSS internally and externally, as required

Accountability
• The Executive Director reports to the Executive Management Committee and the Board of Directors

Qualifications
The ideal candidate will have….
A proven track record in the leadership, development and management of an organization delivering diverse programs, preferably a First Nation organization
And
• University degree is preferable, in any one of Indigenous Studies, Community Development, Social Services, Education, Political Science, Administration, Accounting.
• A diploma, certificate or accreditation in business administration, project management, continuous improvement, HR management, or other related expertise is an asset
• A good working knowledge of federal and provincial policies, programs and funding related to First Nations
• Excellent leadership, inter-personal, and negotiation skills
• Strong analytical, organizational and proposal writing skills
• Working knowledge of organizational finances
• Good oral and written skills in English are essential. Knowledge of Anishinaabe or French an asset.

Preference will be given to an Anishinaabe or other First Nations candidates

Salary
• The ANPSS provides competitive compensation, based on qualifications and experience.
OPEN UNTIL FILLED

Please forward your resumé in confidence to:

Algonquin Nation Programs and Services Secretariat
33 Richard Rd, Notre Dame du Nord
Quebec J0Z 3B0
Attention: Annie Presseault
Phone: 819-723-2019

email: finance@algonquinnation.ca

Job Posting

 

Manager-Community Profiles & Economic Development (ANPSS)
Full time position

POSITION: Manager – Community Profiles & Economic Development (ANPSS)

JOB PURPOSE:

The Manager will work directly with department directors of the member communities to develop and put in place the tools and systems that will:

• Provide relevant, accurate and timely data, profiling community demographics and key indicators and trends, to inform the decisions of the administrative and political leadership of the member communities.
• Provide coordination to support regional economic development and support for band-owned businesses and local entrepreneurs.
• Establish secure back-up data systems with and for the member communities. _________________________________________________________________

QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED

A. Academic, technical and professional qualifications:
1. A university degree with a major in any one of Social Services, Community Development, Economics, Statistics, Political Science, Indigenous Studies, Administration.
2. A diploma, certificate or accreditation in business administration, project management, continuous improvement, or other related expertise is an asset.

B. Work experience and job skills:
A proven track record (i.e. 3 – 5 years of superior performance) in …
1. Managing the planning, development, design, implementation, and regular evaluation of data gathering systems that profile key outcomes and trends in all aspects of community life and development.
Also:
• The management of data systems and projects, including designing, generating and analyzing customized reports for the administrative and political leadership of each member community, and overseeing secure data back-up systems.
• Developing the appropriate policy framework to govern the collection, storage, access and use of all collected data.
2. Relevant work experience related to FN economic development initiatives, including a good knowledge of UNDRIP.
3. Managing and developing personnel in a strong teamwork environment.
4. Strong communications skills, orally and in writing.
5. Strong interpersonal skills and credibility and trust in relations with administrative and political leadership in FN organizations and communities. Good skills in interest- based problem solving.
6. Planning and managing unit finances.

And be a person of good character who can consistently represent the best interests of the ANPSS in all internal and external dealings.

Preference will be given to an Anishinaabe or other First Nation candidates.

Please Forward your resume in confidence to:

OPEN UNTIL FILLED
SEND RESUME TO:

Algonquin Nation Programs and Services Secretariat
33 Richard Rd
Timiskaming First Nation Quebec
J0Z 3B0

Attention: Annie Presseault
Phone: 819 723-2019

Email: finance@algonquinnation.ca