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Community Development Officer-Programs
This employment opportunity is open to all applicants.
Reporting to the Manager, Community Development-Programs, the incumbent is responsible for delivery of the Nunavut Housing Corporation (NHC) Public Housing and Homeownership programs and provides assistance to Local Housing Organizations (LHO) with program administration and delivery. The planning, training, assessment and monitoring of the Nunavut Housing Corporation funded housing programs are the responsibility of the Community Development Officer-Programs. The position assists the Manager, Community Development-Programs towards building Program capacity within each of the communities in the District.
The Community Development Officer-Programs will provide key public relations and communication functions in support of the Nunavut Housing Corporations Public Housing and Homeownership programs. The position will demonstrate the skills and ability to provide media and public forum meetings, conduct information orientation sessions, counselling and financial guidance pertaining to the Funding Agreements of home ownership programs. The position fosters Local Housing Organization and staff development and also participates, coordinates, and oversees building capacity within their district communities.
The knowledge, skills, and abilities required for this job may be acquired through the completion of a Degree or Diploma in Business Administration, Social Sciences or similar post-secondary education relevant to the position with three (3) years of similar work experience and experience with financial planning, client based.
The Official Languages of Nunavut are Inuktitut (Inuinnaqtun), English and French.
Fluency in more than one of Nunavut’s official language is an asset.
Equivalencies that consist of an acceptable combination of education, experience, knowledge, skills and abilities may be considered.
Knowledge of Inuit language, communities, culture, land and Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit is an asset.