Director of Finance & Human Resources

Kwanlin Dün First Nation


Director of Finance & Human Resources 

  • Great opportunity to join the largest Yukon First Nation!
  • Use your Finance and leadership skills in a challenging role!
  • Receive a competitive annual salary plus a great host of benefits!
About Kwanlin Dün First Nation
For many generations, our people have lived along the Chu Nínkwän (today, the Yukon River). The Citizens of the Kwanlin Dün First Nation (KDFN) acknowledge the Tagish Kwan as the original people who live and occupy the lands within the Traditional Territory, which lies at the headwaters of the Yukon River. 
In 2005, after many decades of negotiations, we officially became the tenth self-governing Yukon First Nation. Our system of governance reflects self-determination and moves Kwanlin Dün into the responsibilities of self-government. 

About the Opportunity
The director of Finance works with a high level of human interaction and will build relationships and trust in all endeavours. The position participates in high-level strategic planning and policy development for KDFN, and provides guidance and financial expertise on all economic development initiatives.
This position oversees a team of long-term and experienced professionals, within finance, human resources, occupational health & safety and information technology.
About the Ideal Candidate
In order to qualify for this role, you must have a CPA and a minimum of 7 years of progressive experience, plus a minimum of 5 years of senior management experience. You must also have demonstrated success with large budget management ($25 million minimum). 
Please note that an equivalent combination of post-secondary education and significant completed coursework toward ones CPA and significant professional experience will equally be considered.
The Kwanlin Dün First Nation is seeking candidates with strong organizational development skills, with proven analytical and problem-solving skills. The ideal candidate is detail oriented, thrives in a fast-paced environment, and is personable, dynamic, positive and innovative.
About the Benefits
In exchange for your hard work and dedication, you will receive a competitive annual salary to be negotiated based on skills and experience plus benefits.
If you are looking for a new opportunity to use your experience, consider joining Kwanlin Dün First Nation.  Apply online today! For full details and to apply, please visit

Organization: Kwanlin Dün First Nation
Location: Vancouver, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Financial Administration, Human Resources, Financial Management
Posted: August 9, 2018, 10:57 am
Expires: August 27, 2018, 4:30 pm

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