This employment opportunity is open to all applicants.
Reporting to the Manager, Planning, Reporting, & Evaluation, the Strategic Resource Planning Advisor is responsible for monitoring and assessing the department’s resourcing needs in order to strengthen program and service delivery and departmental operations. The incumbent plays a critical role in making recommendations on how the department can in a cost-effective manner resource programs and services to maximize outcomes and meet departmental priorities. The Advisor actively contributes to achieving these objectives by analysing the availability and distribution of the department’s resource inclusive of: human resources, funding, IT, infrastructure, policies and protocols, educational materials, with a view to maximizing the effectiveness, efficiency, and impact of the department’s programs, services, and operations.
The incumbent is responsible and accountable for providing advice and guidance to staff on: defining resource needs and options, developing a strategic resource plan and conducting research; monitoring, ensuring alignment with the approved strategic resource plan; gathering, aggregating, and consolidating information, advice and/or recommendations to senior management.
The successful candidate should have a Bachelor’s Degree in Public Administration, Business Administration, or related a field from a recognized university. The ideal candidate has three (3) years of experience in resource planning. Experience in the Nunavut education system and a Master’s degree in a related field would be considered an asset.
The Official Languages of Nunavut are Inuktitut, Inuinnaqtun, English and French. Fluency in more than one of Nunavut’s official languages would be considered an asset. Knowledge of Inuit language, communities, culture, land and Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit would also be considered an asset.
Equivalencies that consist of an acceptable combination of education and experience may be considered.
An eligibility list may be created to fill future vacancies.