Job Opportunity - KO Director of Operations in Balmertown


Keewaytinook Okimakanak is seeking to hire a full time Director of Operations who will have the overall responsibility to the organization, direction and operations of the administration office.


  1. Administration and Financial Management
  2. Implementation of Workplans, Resolutions and Directions
  3. Reporting of Tasks and Activities Completed
  4. Chiefs Meetings Coordination


  • Demonstrated personal commitment to improve the lives and protect the rights of the First Nations people.
  • A post Secondary degree in business administration, political science or management related fields; and/or a minimum of (5) years of senior management experience in a First Nation or government organization,.
  • Competency in understanding financial statements and cash flow projections.
  • Demonstrated skill in the area in issues of staff management.
  • Excellent communication skills in the area of report/brief preparations, proposal development and general information sharing.
  • Demonstrated skill in the area of computers; Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.
  • Ability to speak/write Ojicree, Cree and Ojibway will be considered an asset.


The salary is negotiable based on experience and qualifications.

To Apply

Submit your resume, 3 professional references and a cover letter outlining your qualifications no later than the closing date, April 30, 2007, at noon to:

Geordi Kakepetum, Executive Director
Keewaytinook Okimakanak
P.O. Box 340, 8 Mine Road
Balmertown, Ontario
P0V 1C0

For more info, please call 1-807-735-1381, ask for Geordi Kakepetum