Business Support Officer ID: 62260

Deadline Date: 2019/11/19

Location: Fort William First Nation

The Business Support Officer will travel to First Nations to encourage and facilitate financing for business start-ups and expansions. Promote NADF programs and services.

Posting Date:
2019/11/05
City:
 Thunder Bay
Province:
 Ontario
Address:
 107-100 Anemki Drive
Start Date:
 2019/11/25
Identifier:
 newJobs
Type:
 Full-Time
Hours:
 35
Wage:
 
Number of positions:
 1
Days of work:
 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Occupation:
 Business, Finance and Administration
Duties:
- Extensive travel to northern remote First Nation communities in Northern Ontario to promote entrepreneurship • Deliver various information sessions related to business concepts
- Explain the process and basic requirements for obtaining business financing at NADF
- Assist applicants complete their application submissions
- Liaise with First Nations, tribal councils, other groups/associations relevant to NADF's mandate
OTHER DUTIES:
a) Prepare reports on activities or projects as required
b) Input contacts and services provided in database
c) Prepare and present monthly inquiry updates to Loans Manager
d) Assists in quarterly reporting generation
e) Attend internal and external meetings as required.
f) Other duties as assigned by the Loans Manager or designate.
Qualifications:
1. A post-secondary diploma in Business and/or Economic Development or related field with three (3) years small business experience.
2. Strong Accounting skills, business planning knowledge and business management skills.
3. Excellent customer relations, interpersonal and communication skills (written, verbal, and presentation) including demonstrated ability to write reports and proposals, and the ability to plan, organize and prioritize, strong negotiation skills and prioritize to meet deadlines.
4. Strong financial analysis and business assessment skills.
5. An understanding of economic development within the communities in the Nishnawbe Aski Nation territory. Experience working within Aboriginal communities, members or with Aboriginal clients.
6. Strong problem identification and problem-solving skills.
7. Excellent knowledge and experience using Office 365 and proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook, Internet Explorer and able to maximize the productivity of technology in business.
Misc.:
 
Closing Date/Apply by:
 2019/11/19
How To Apply:
 Submit cover letter, recent resume with 3 work related references to Recruitment@nadf.org

Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
 Millie Carpenter
Position Title:
 HR Manager
Company Name:
 NADF
Address:
 107-100 Anemki Drive
City:
 Fort William First Nation
Province:
 Ontario
Postal Code:
 P7J 1J4
Phone:
 8076235397
E-mail:
 recruitment@nadf.org
Web Address:
 www.nadf.org
 

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