NTC Executive Assistant

The Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council (NTC) is seeking an experienced, high-functioning Executive Assistant with a demonstrated track record of producing high-quality work on a timely basis. In this role you will support the Executive Director, Human Resource Manager and Executive leadership team by carrying out a variety of important, confidential, and complex administrative support functions. Based out of the main Port Alberni office, this permanent, full-time position is provided a competitive salary and an attractive benefits plan.

Responsibilities will include:

  •  Provide support and assist in high level meeting coordination for: NTC Directors’ meetings, NTC General Society meetings, NTC Executive Committee meetings, Human Resource Committee meetings & Managers’ meetings
  •  Set up travel arrangements, coordinate meeting & engagements, for the Executive leadership team
  •  Ensure meeting kit materials are compiled and kits are prepared, prepare summary and action item notes, and develop draft records of decisions for each meeting
  •  Organize and maintain confidential personnel records and files, and various meeting records of decisions;
  •  Provide administrative support to Executive (President & Vice President) as necessary
  •  Prepare draft administrative memos, letters, notices, as requested by Executive
  •  Review and code incoming invoices and forward to Executive Director for approval
  •  Maintain confidentiality on all Executive level and/or Human Resource matters of NTC

Preferred Qualifications:

  •  Post-secondary diploma or certificate in office administration with demonstrated successful experience in an high-level executive assistant role, or high school diploma combined with 3 to 5 years of progressive responsible experience within an organization
  •  Superior time management, multi-tasking skills, ability to prioritize tasks, and able to work independently with minimal supervision
  •  Must have excellent writing and communication skills (tactful/respectful), with proven ability to write and format moderately complex documents upon request
  •  Knowledge and understanding of the general meeting processes including rules of order, recording of decisions at the committee and/or political/society level
  •  Understanding of FN’s governance, issues and protocols would be considered an asset
  •  Must be professional, with a mature attitude and strong work ethic
  •  Excellent working knowledge of MS Office, Internet, Outlook, Excel Spreadsheets
  •  Possess a valid BC Driver’s License and have daily access to reliable vehicle, and must willing to travel for out-of-town meeting with occasional overnight stays
  •  Provide references and an acceptable criminal record check

Company: 

NTC

Location: 

Port Alberni

Contact Info: 

Apply by March 20, 2019, by sending your cover letter, resume and three references (who are available to contact) to:
Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council
P.O. Box 1383
Port Alberni, BC V9Y 7M2
Attn.: Human Resource Manager
Fax: (250) 723-0463
Email: apply@nuuchahnulth.org
(We regret that we will only respond to those applicants chosen for an interview)