Economic Development Advisor

Bimose Tribal Council is hiring a Economic Development Advisor! For more information please see details below! Reporting to the Executive Director, the Economic Development Advisor will provide advisory services to member First Nations served by Bimose Tribal Council. They will establish and develop the Economic Development Program by formulating, drafting, planning and implementing of economic strategies, development of business plans and proposal development.

Employer Name: Bimose Tribal Council
City: Kenora
Province: Ontario
Postal Code: P9N 3P7
Application Deadline: June 21, 2024
Hours of Work: Full-Time
Job Type: Full-Time
Wages: $80,000 -$95,000; depending on education and experience

Duties of this LEAP Job Posting:
  • Assess, advise and facilitate economic development planning initiatives and strategies
  • Plan and develop new ventures, businesses, partnerships with Bimose Tribal Council’s communities that reinforce First Nation objectives and visions
  • Manage assets of Bimose Tribal Council and Kakina Economic Development Group
  • Support member First Nations in developing their economies
  • Work with member First Nation economic development officers to ensure maximum coordination of federal, provincial funding programs.
  • Assist First Nation business, First Nation members as directed by Chief and Council in the maintenance of existing businesses by providing technical and business management services
  • Provide support for community economic and community development initiatives
  • Support First Nation membership in formulating resource management strategies
  • Ability to work flexible hours as required
Qualifications for this LEAP Job Posting:
  • Degree or Diploma in the area of Business or Commerce, Business Development or Administration
  • Equivalent work experience in the area of commerce and/or finance is an asset
  • Sound analytical, writing and business skills
  • Knowledge of First Nation culture and knowledge of Anishinaabemowin would be an asset
  • Possess a valid class G driver’s License and ability to travel
  • Criminal records check required
How To Apply to this LEAP Job Posting:

Please submit cover letter, resume and three professional references by e-mail, online, or fax to:

Hiring Committee
Bimose Tribal Council Inc.
598 Lakeview Drive
Kenora, ON P9N 3P7 – Fax: (807) 468-3908 – e-mail:
Closing date – Thursday, February 29, 2024

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