As a member of the ICEDO team, the position liaises between IRC, the Community Corporations and multiple partner organizations on various projects and initiatives. The incumbent will facilitate the development of materials for outreach and readiness workshops; Assists Community Development Corporations on the application for and administration of contribution agreements; Assists the ICEDO Manager in providing information to the Inuvialuit communities about government programs that can assist them in building capacity to pursue and develop community based economic development opportunities; Assists with development of innovative ideas and plans for community ventures and programs; Completes accounting and reporting for project funding; Proactively identifies opportunities and provides recommendations and guidance; Assists the Manager in the establishment of year end and interim reporting procedures.
The qualifications for this position include a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, with a focus on Community Economic Development or related degree, and the experience listed below. Diploma in Business Administration with proven experience in Community Economic Development, including what is listed below may be accepted.
- Five years of related experience with a focus on processes and related functions within community based economic development;
- Experience working with land claim organizations;
- Experience working within the confines of strictly regulated industries and environments;
- Experience working with a board and a diverse stakeholder group.
Priority consideration will be given to beneficiaries of the Inuvialuit Final Agreement.
Closing Date: January 22, 2018
Should this exciting opportunity interest you, please submit a cover letter and resume in confidence to: