Attawapiskat Enterprises (the general partner to Attawapiskat Limited Partnership) is seeking a visionary and strategic leader for the position of Chief Executive Officer (CEO).
The position of CEO represents an exciting opportunity for assist the Attawapiskat First Nation in its quest to capitalize on the economic opportunities stemming from the De Beers Victor Diamond Mine and other development opportunities within the traditional homeland of AFN. Attawapiskat Enterprises (AE) has been operating for over ten years, building a solid track record of achievement and providing benefit to the First Nation. AE is seeking a new leader to continue that success and to take the steps required to take the organisation to the next level of growth and prosperity.
Reporting to the Board of Directors, the CEO will work closely with existing and new joint venture partners to establish a new strategic direction and create a strong sustainable business model. The new CEO will also be responsible for oversight of both the catering and security business (wholly owned subsidiaries of AE).
The ideal candidate will have a degree in business and a minimum 10 years of relevant experience in a senior leadership role or the equivalent combination of experience and education. Experience working with First Nations businesses is essential. Excellent negotiating skills and demonstrated ability to work successfully with communities, employees and business leaders are all strong assets.
Candidates who possess extensive First Nation business experience but lack the formal education requirement are encouraged to apply.
Interested applicants should submit their resume in confidence to:
Jamie Roach, First Source Human Resource Solutions, 246 Mountjoy Street South, Timmins, Ontario P4N 1T4 or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Attawapiskat Enterprises will provide accommodations for applicants with disabilities during the recruitment process.
We thank all applicants for their response; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Competition closes March 26th, 2018 at 5pm.