External Opportunities

Brokenhead Financial Assistant Employment Opportunity


Department/Unit: BON Position Financial Assistant
Employment Type: Full Time
Salary: DOQ

Brokenhead Ojibway Nation is seeking a highly motivated individual for the full time term position of Financial Assistant. The incumbent will be responsible for a wide range of comprehensive financial support within our finance unit. Incumbent will be required to work in a fast paced, demanding, multi-tasking environment. The position will report to the Senior Finance Officer.


· University/College Degree in Accounting required
· A minimum of two (2) years’ experience in a Financial Management position within a First Nation’s environment
· Minimum 5 years working experience in accounting required
· Knowledge of accepted accounting rules, practices, tax laws, and reporting requirements
· Strong technology skills and ability to work as a member of a multidisciplinary team
· Responsible for a full cycle financial for business
· Ability to balance and complete cheque reconciliations
· Ability to write concise reports to various audiences
· Effective communication skills with individuals at all levels of the organization
· Ability to work efficiently with Quick Books
· Process Payroll
· Ability to perform year end tasks
· High level of critical and logical thinking, analysis, and/or reasoning to identify underlying principles, reasons, or facts
· Able to work well under pressure and meet set deadlines
· Ability to interpret and implement company policies and procedures
· Attention to detail in all areas of work
· Filing and data entry
· Clear Criminal Record Check
· Willing to provide a pre-employment drug test and submit to future random drug testing
· Please include 3 employer references with your resume

Brokenhead Ojibway Nations offers a competitive compensation package. Preference will be given to Indigenous people and applicants are encouraged to self-declare. We thank all who apply and advise only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Application deadline: February 2, 2023

Submit resume & cover letter to:
Susan Fredborg
Human Resources Manager
Box 180 Brokenhead Ojibway Nation
Scanterbury, Manitoba R0E 1W0
Email: bonreception@brokenheadojibwaynation.com

Brokenhead Ojibway Nation is committed to equity in employment