Corporate Administrator - Village of Haines Junction
Village of Haines JunctionEmployment Opportunity
Haines Junction lies on the edge of the vast and spectacular wilderness of Kluane National Park which contains the largest internationally protected area on earth and the planet’s largest non-polar ice fields. Haines Junction offers a wonderful lifestyle for the person who wishes to live closer to nature or who is an outdoor recreational enthusiast. We are in the southwestern corner of the Yukon and are approximately 160 kilometers from the capital city of Whitehorse. Haines Junction and the surrounding area is home to roughly 900 residents.
The Village of Haines Junction invites applications for the position of Corporate Administrator. This is a permanent, full-time exempt position from Monday to Friday, 37.5 to 40 hours per week, plus attendance at after-hours meetings as required. Wage range is $60,000 - $80,000, dependent on experience. We offer a competitive benefits package and a positive and highly diverse working environment. Employee housing may be available to the successful applicant. The Village may subsidize relocation expenses.
Chief Administrative Officer
Scope of Duties:
Engaged in a wide variety of work including financial, administrative, facility management, and human resources. May involve supervisory duties. For details, please see the attached detailed position description.
Soft Skill Set:
Excellent interpersonal skills; strong time management; excellent work ethic, flexibility and adaptability; collaborative, self-motivated; strong critical thinking and problem-solving ability; political acumen; superior verbal and written communication skills; sound arithmetic skills; enjoys accepting new challenges and learning new things; design and layout ability; honesty and confidentiality; customer service orientation.
Hard Skill Set:
Minimum typing speed 40 wpm ; excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite; knowledge of Sage 50 Accounting preferred.
Successfully worked in a senior administrative position in an unstructured, fast-paced environment with constantly shifting priorities and deadlines.
July 30, 2021, at 4:00 p.m.
The position will remain open until filled. The employer reserves the right to select a candidate prior to the Application Deadline.
Please submit a cover letter, résumés, and enquiries to:
Dan Rodin, Chief Administrative Officer
Village of Haines Junction
Box 5339 Haines Junction, Yukon, Y0B 1L0
We thank all applicants in advance for their interest, however only those considered for an interview will be contacted.