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Senior Administrative Officer

Fort Good Hope

Fort Good Hope
Senior Administrative Officer

Under the general direction of the Chief and Council, the SAO is responsible for the overall operations of the K’asho Got’ine Charter Community.  The SAO must work within the Charter Community policies and procedures and in compliance with all Federal/ Territorial Acts and Legislations.

Duties and Responsibilities:      

  • Manage all staff in order to ensure a productive, positive and healthy work environment;
  • Develop and draft by-laws, policies and procedures for review and approval by Council;
  • Provide advice and direction to Council at all regular and special meetings;
  • Provide advice on all Legislation and Acts under the Municipality;
  • Execute all matters regarding meetings of the K’asho Got’ine Charter Community
  • Participate in developing the annual budgets and to ensure that finances are maintained in an accurate and timely manner;
  • Manage all programs and services to ensure that services are provided in an effective and efficient manner;
  • Monitor funding proposals and reporting to Council and funding organizations;
  • Ensure that all contracts are prepared and implemented as directed by Council;
  • Provide efficient and effective office management;
  • Must be able to work independently and perform professionally at all times;
  • Perform other related duties as required and directed by Chief and Council.


  • A Diploma or Degree in Municipal or Business Administration with strong financial management experience;
  • Minimum 5 - 7 years’ experience in a senior management position or equivalent 
  • Exceptional organizational and communication skills
  • Must have ability to make financial and managerial presentations
  • Must be courteous and work cordially with public, staff, Chief and Council
  • Position of Trust-Must provide a Criminal Records Check and be Bondable

Negotiable, pending on qualifications                                             

CLOSING DATE:                                                                 
August 29, 2020

Please submit resume and cover letter to:
[email protected]
K’asho Got’ine Charter Community Council           
Phone: 867-598-2231
Box 80 Fort Good Hope, NT, XOE OHO                     
Fax: 867-598-2024

* We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only selected candidates will be contacted.

Organization: Fort Good Hope
Location: Fort Good Hope, NT
Region: Sahtu
Professional Category(s): Chief Administration
Posted: July 31, 2020, 10:55 am
Expires: August 29, 2020, 4:30 pm

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