Announcement of Election for NTC PRESIDENT AND VICE PRESIDENT

Friday, June 16, 2017Tuesday, July 25, 2017

The NTC Society Members will conduct an election for the NTC President and Vice President on September 25, 2017 at the NTC AGM, at the Maht Mahs, in Port Alberni.

The President will oversee issues external to the NTC such as lobbying and negotiating with the government. The Vice President is responsible for “national” issues, which are those issues internal to the NTC (e.g. First Nation communities, NTC board and committees.)

Eligibility shall be determined in accordance with established criteria:

- Only members of a NCN First Nation are eligible to serve;
- Nominations must be in writing and supported by signatures of a minimum of 20 persons who are 16 years or older, and are registered members of a Nuu-chah-nulth First Nation;
- The successful candidate shall serve as President or Vice President for a four year term from September 2017 to September 2021 Annual General Meeting.

Qualifications: Completion of a diploma or degree in a related field an asset; Experiences in areas of: FN Culture, Traditions and Governance; NCN issues; Lobbying; Negotiating; Dealing at both the Government and Community level; Media Relations; Budget and Contract Development.

Attributes: Excellent oral and written communication abilities; basic computer literacy; strategic and analytical thinking; problem solving; conflict resolution.

To obtain a mandatory nomination package contact:
Sarah Thomas, Deputy Electoral Officer
Telephone: 604-617-8004
Email: sthomas@twnation.ca

Closing Date: July 25, 2017

- Late or incomplete nominations will be deemed ineligible, no exceptions.
- List of eligible candidates will be provided to NTC First Nations by August 2, 2017 @ 12 noon.
- Nomination packages may be delivered to the NTC office up until the deadline to the attention of:

Sarah Thomas, Deputy Electoral Officer
c/o NTC Executive Director
P.O. Box 1383, 5001 Mission Road, Port Alberni, BC V9Y 7M2

June 16, 2017July 25, 2017

The NTC Society Members will conduct an election for the NTC President and Vice President on September 25, 2017 at the NTC AGM, at the Maht Mahs, in Port Alberni.

The President will oversee issues external to the NTC such as lobbying and negotiating with the government. The Vice President is responsible for “national” issues, which are those issues internal to the NTC (e.g. First Nation communities, NTC board and committees.)

Eligibility shall be determined in accordance with established criteria:

- Only members of a NCN First Nation are eligible to serve;
- Nominations must be in writing and supported by signatures of a minimum of 20 persons who are 16 years or older, and are registered members of a Nuu-chah-nulth First Nation;
- The successful candidate shall serve as President or Vice President for a four year term from September 2017 to September 2021 Annual General Meeting.

Qualifications: Completion of a diploma or degree in a related field an asset; Experiences in areas of: FN Culture, Traditions and Governance; NCN issues; Lobbying; Negotiating; Dealing at both the Government and Community level; Media Relations; Budget and Contract Development.

Attributes: Excellent oral and written communication abilities; basic computer literacy; strategic and analytical thinking; problem solving; conflict resolution.

To obtain a mandatory nomination package contact:
Sarah Thomas, Deputy Electoral Officer
Telephone: 604-617-8004
Email: sthomas@twnation.ca

Closing Date: July 25, 2017

- Late or incomplete nominations will be deemed ineligible, no exceptions.
- List of eligible candidates will be provided to NTC First Nations by August 2, 2017 @ 12 noon.
- Nomination packages may be delivered to the NTC office up until the deadline to the attention of:

Sarah Thomas, Deputy Electoral Officer
c/o NTC Executive Director
P.O. Box 1383, 5001 Mission Road, Port Alberni, BC V9Y 7M2