Senior Administrative Officer - Hamlet of Fort McPherson
Hamlet of Fort McPherson
Senior Administrative Officer
The Hamlet of Fort McPherson, Northwest Territories is seeking qualified individuals interested in the position of Senior Administrative Officer (SAO). The SAO is responsible for oversight on all aspects of the Hamlet including council operations, administration, municipal operations, planning, project management, and personnel.
The prospective SAO should have a relative degree from university or college and at least five years of directly related experience in a municipal setting. Equivalencies and experience will be considered. The prospective SAO should have excellent hands-on skills and knowledge of financial matters, municipal legislation, communications, human resources, project management, community and capital planning and development, and municipal operations. Knowledge of the Gwichin culture and language, Beaufort Delta, and Northwest Territories areas, and working and living in small communities would be an asset.
Salary and Benefits: Your salary is negotiable depending on your municipal experience and qualifications. Additional benefits include Northern Employee Benefits Service (NEBS) Pension Plan and Group Insurance, Northern Allowance, various leave entitlements, and housing support will be provided. General employment rules will be based on the Hamlet’s Employment Bylaw.
Application: A cover letter with resume’ and three current references will be accepted until 3:00 pm., December 8, 2021:
Please Submit package to the following:
Hamlet of Fort McPherson PO Box 57
FORT MCPHERSON, NT XOE OJO
Ph: 867 952 2428
Fax: 867 952 2725
We thank all those who submit their resumes’ but only those selected and screened for interviews will be contacted.