Governance Advisor

Work with a growing team dedicated to increasing financial capacity amongst Ontario First Nations. The Capacity Connect initiative is a partnership between Nokiiwin Tribal Council and Southern First Nation Secretariat established in 2021 to support both First Nation finance personnel working across the province of Ontario, and to provide practical applications finance training to post-secondary students, or adults interested in working in the field.

We are seeking two (2) Governance Advisors to join our team. We offer a competitive salary, generous benefit package for full-time contract employees, flexible work hours, paid vacation and paid time-off, professional development and career growth. This position offers an exciting opportunity to be an agent of change as we work towards strengthening governance within First Nation communities across Ontario with the vision of creating independent, prosperous, and healthy communities. 

Area of Search: Nokiiwin Tribal Council (Northwest Region) and Southern First Nations Secretariat (Southwest Region)


As a Federally regulated employer, employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

Closing Date: Open until filled

Interested applicants can apply on-line through

by submitting a cover letter, resume, and 3 work-related references or submit directly to:

Human Resources, Nokiiwin Tribal Council

384 Fort William Road, Thunder Bay, ON, P7B 2Z3

Email Resume, Coverletter and Three (3) Work Related Reference to:


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