Municipal Executive/Chief Administrative Officer

Hamlet of Igloolik

Municipality of Igloolik

P.O. Box 30, Igloolik, NU XOA OLO Ph: 867-934-8830 Fax: 867-934-8757

Municipal Executive/Chief Administrative Officer

Here is your opportunity to lead the management team of a dynamic and growing municipality. The Municipality of Igloolik is seeking an experienced executive to manage their team of employees carrying out a full range of municipal functions for a community of nearly 2000, situated on Igloolik, Island Nunavut.

Reporting to the Mayor, you will be responsible for the management, administrative and financial functions delegated by Council and as required in the Municipal Act. As the municipality’s Chief Administrative officer, you will work closely with the Mayor and Council, and will have ongoing contact with representatives of community groups, mining, and other industries, as well as Territorial and Federal government organizations.


  • A recognized diploma or degree in Municipal or Public Administration or Management field
  • Three to five years municipal experience 


  • A proven background in financial administration
  • A strong working knowledge of AccPac, budgeting and government assistance programs
  • Strong problem solving and written and oral communication skills
  • Familiarity with statutory responsibilities as specified in the Hamlets Act and other Nunavut acts
  • Experience in personnel management in sizable workforce environment
  • Experience working in a cross-cultural environment
  • Must be bondable and able to provide a successful criminal records check and successful bank and credit card credit check
  • The ability to speak Inuktitut would be considered an asset

Subsidized housing, a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefit package are offered- for more information contact the email shown below.

Situated on the center of Nunavut, along the Foxe Basin, Igloolik is vibrant, diverse, and culturally rich community. Igloolik offers a unique blend of abundant natural resources, outstanding cultural opportunities, and unparalleled growth potential.

Forward your resume, in complete confidence, to Merlyn Recinos at                 

Applications will be reviewed and screened as received, but none after October 11, 2020.

Organization: Hamlet of Igloolik
Location: Igloolik, NU
Region: Qikiqtaaluk (Baffin)
Professional Category(s): Chief Administration
Posted: September 11, 2020, 8:50 am
Expires: October 11, 2020, 4:30 pm

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