Employment Opportunity Details

Finance and Audit Committee Member


Yellow Quill First Nation is currently undergoing growth and development to achieve self­ determination and economic independence.

Having enacted its Financial Administration Law under the authority of the Fiscal Management Act, the Nation is looking for an experienced business person to join its Finance and Audit Committee. The Finance and Audit Committee assists Council in carrying out its oversight responsibilities for financial reporting, internal control and risk management processes.

The appointment would be for a 3 year term and the committee  member would be expected to commit to preparing for and attending a minimum of 5 committee meetings per year . Members must be independent of the Nation and free of any conflict of interest.

Required qualification

The ability to read and understand financial statements, plus a minimum of 7 years business experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Accounting designation CPA, CA, CGA or CIA

Experience in one or more of the following areas would be an asset.

  • Risk Management
  • Business Analytics/Management Information Systems
  • Organizational Sustainability
  • First Nations Administration
  • Economic Development

Compensation will be provided on a per meeting basis.

Yellow Quill First Nation Chief and Council invite interested  qualified  applicants  to  submit  a letter of interest and resume by January 31, 2019 4:00 pm with three  (3)  references  that includes the most recent employer by mail, fax or email to: 

Blaine  Kinniewess­, Director of Operations
P.O. Box 40
Yellow Quill SK S0A 3A0.

Fax: (306) 322 2304
Email: b.kinniewessREMOVE_THIS@yqfnREMOVE_THIS.ca

Applicants are required to state how they meet the eligibility requirements in their cover letter.

* Internal postings are STC employment opportunites - open to qualified members of Kinistin Saulteaux Nation, Mistawasis First Nation, Muskeg Lake Cree Nation, Muskoday First Nation, One Arrow First Nation, Whitecap Dakota First Nation, Yellow Quill First Nation, or current permanent employees of the Saskatoon Tribal Council.

* External postings are STC employment opportunites - open for application by the general public

* Community Postings are STC member First Nation employment opportunities - open for application by the general public