The Qikiqtani Inuit Association (QIA) is looking for energetic and dynamic individuals to fill the following board and committee positions. To be considered, candidate must be actively and personally committed to represent the interest of Inuit of the Qikiqtani Region and have a sound understanding of the Nunavut Agreement as it relates to the roles and mandates of the position.
Nunavut Wildlife Management Board (4-year term)
The NWMB’s mission is to conserve wildlife and wildlife habitat for the long-term benefit of all Nunavut residents while fully respecting Inuit harvesting rights and priorities. Responsibilities of the NWMB are outlined in Article 5 of the Nunavut Agreement. For more information, visit www.nwmb.com or contact QIA for more information.
Nunavut Trust (3-year term)
QIA is looking to appoint one member from the Qikiqtani region who will represent the interests of all Inuit in Nunavut to the Nunavut Trust Board of Trustees. Interested individuals should have experience in investment, business, economics or financial management. For more information, visit www.nunavuttrust.ca or contact QIA for more information.
Kakivak Grants and Loans Appeals Committee
This committee meets on as needed basis, to review the appeal(s) of rejected funding applications that are made to Kakivak Association’s various programs and services. QIA is looking for community members, who are not members or employees of Kakivak, QIA, or any of the associations or corporations controlled by QIA.
QIA wishes to ensure complete Inuit participation in the implementation of the Nunavut Agreement. As such, QIA has implemented an open and accountable process for considering qualified candidates. Please note that a criminal records check may be required for appointments/nominations.
Please submit a detailed resume, in Inuktitut OR English, demonstrating your skills and experience to:
P.O. Box 1340 Iqaluit, NU X0A 0H0
Ph: (867) 975-8400 Fax: (867) 979-3238
Toll Free: 1-800-667-2742
The deadline for applications is: April 13, 2018 at 5:00 PM EST.