City Clerk

City of Iqaluit

City of Iqaluit
City Clerk

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  • Come and experience life in Canada's northernmost capital and finish each day knowing you have made a difference! 
  • Competitive salary plus a settlement allowance!
  • Don't miss this challenging and rewarding role for an experienced City Clerk to advance your career!

About The City of Iqaluit
Iqaluit – Inuktitut for "many fish" – is located near the mouth of the Sylvia Grinnell River, which empties into Frobisher Bay. With a population of nearly 8000, Iqaluit is Canada’s smallest capital City. The City is currently experiencing a period of rapid development and population growth.  As the largest community in Nunavut, Iqaluit is a growing community, unique in its role as a major business, transportation, administrative, health and education centre.  Similar to other municipalities in Nunavut, Iqaluit is also a major landowner, responsible for the administration and development of municipal lands, which further creates a unique planning context.

About the Opportunity
The City of Iqaluit has an exciting opportunity for a City Clerk to join our team in Iqaluit, Nunavut.

Under the direction of the CAO, you will be responsible for the smooth operation of Council proceedings and Council business.

More specifically, you will be responsible for the preparation of council packages and council meetings, municipal elections and coordinating the records management functions of the City as well as draft bylaws, policies and memorandums for Council.

To qualify for this role, you will have an undergraduate degree with a specialization in Public Administration, Political Science, Law, or Business or another related field combined with a minimum of three (3) to five (5) years’ experience of related professional level experience (e.g. legislative operations, municipal governance, records and privacy compliance, etc.).

Municipal or public-sector experience is preferred as is a Local Government Certificate.

Please note the successful candidate must be willing to obtain a Certified Municipal Clerk designation and complete it upon hire.

About the Benefits
The successful incumbent will be rewarded with a salary of $107,416.93 and Housing Settlement allowance of $22,378.25. You will also receive a great range of employee benefits, including:
  • NEBS – Health and Dental Benefits 50/50 split
  • RRSP matching plan of 8% of annual salary
  • Employee Discounts for Aquatic Centre and recreation facilities
  • Vacation Travel Assistance of $2,000.00 per year/per eligible person
  • 3+ weeks of leave and holiday days to start (prorated based on start date)
  • 3 weeks lieu - in lieu of Overtime (prorated based on start date)

At The City of Iqaluit, we value the happiness of our team and host numerous social events over the year including seasonal summer BBQ's and Christmas parties, charity fundraisers, and Social Committee events. 

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Organization: City of Iqaluit
Location: Iqaluit, NU
Region: Qikiqtaaluk (Baffin)
Professional Category(s): Corporate Administration
Posted: November 26, 2018, 10:50 am
Expires: December 31, 2018, 4:30 pm

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