Self Government Subject Specialist Roles ID: 65607

Deadline Date: 2021/03/01

Location:  Anywhere in Ontario

Four Full-time, Permanent Positions
Closes: Open until positions are filled

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Starting salary: $68,290 to $78,500, with a maximum salary of $88,800 (Level 8, 2021 rates)

Applicants should clearly specify which of the roles they wish to be considered for. Applicants may list multiple roles.

Posting Date:
 Any City
 66 Slater Street
Start Date:
Number of positions:
Days of work:
 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
 Social Science, Education, Government Service and Religion
  • Establish work plans, key deliverables, timelines, quality measures, and action plans with clearly identified priorities to support the implementation of self-government
  • Research and prepare detailed and accurate reports, briefing notes and presentations
  • Attend and participate effectively in meetings with senior management, funders, elected officials and government
  • Provide subject matter expertise in response to complex issues and/or to support and advise others
  • Manage and mitigate risk with respect to program delivery, quality, people and budgets
  • Manage the employment lifecycle for direct reports, including recruitment, discipline, termination, and other people issues
  • Promote, track, and measure compliance with project timelines by creating and implementing appropriate data collection, reporting, and/or record keeping processes
  • Develop communication tools to enhance understanding of issues
  • Work collaboratively to identify ways to improve project effectiveness and implement viable ideas
  • Deal with complex, confidential, and sensitive issues in a timely manner, with tact, discretion, maturity and judgement, and assist with resolving complex conflicts that arise
  • Travel to communities for meetings to give presentations or attend meetings (this may require overnight stays in the community and a varied work schedule)
 Minimum Mandatory Qualifications:
  • Completion of post-secondary education in a relevant and related field or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in a related field
  • A strong desire to act in the service of Métis Citizens, to advance and uphold rights and culture (preference will be given to applicants who meet the requirements for MNO Citizenship as per the MNO Bylaws and who are in good standing)
  • Significant knowledge of Métis policy issues and principles or a demonstrated ability to quickly acquire knowledge

Minimum Knowledge, Skills & Attributes:

  • A high degree of technology literacy and proficiency in standard office equipment
  • Advanced communications skills in English, both written and spoken
  • High degree of detail-orientation
  • Elevated levels of problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Exceptional project coordination, time management and organizational skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and a high degree of self awareness
  • Demonstrated ability to solve conflicts and to manage challenging situations
  • Demonstrated ability in program development and evaluation
  • Demonstrated ability to quickly acquire and expand knowledge and to be flexible in a demanding and dynamic environment
  • Demonstrated ability to motivate a team to accomplish objectives
  • Basic understanding of applicable employment law legislation
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Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
 Katherine Gjos
Position Title:
 HR Generalist
Company Name:
 The Metis Nation of Ontario
 66 Slater Street
Postal Code:
K1P 5H1
Web Address: