Under the direct supervision of the Community & Tourism Development Officer, the Project Officer is primarily responsible to assist in the planning, organizing, evaluation, administration, and reporting of all Community Development and Tourism related activities for the Beardy’s & Okemasis’ Cree Nation.

The ideal candidate will have significant experience in event planning and project management, superior communication and computer skills, and shall and possess a strong background in program delivery and implementation in a First Nation environment. In addition, the ideal candidate shall have excellent time management skills.

Core Competencies:

  • Demonstrate a strong ability to organize, schedule, and coordinate; and implement projects and programs based on community needs;
  • Demonstrate your considerable experience with computer skills;
  • Demonstrate an exceptional writing ability;
  • Demonstrate exceptional communication skills;
  • Demonstrate an exceptional ability to plan, and resource manage; and
  • Demonstrate a superior ability to take direction and work in a team setting.


  • Certificate or diploma in Project Management, Community Planning, Business Administration, Communications, or Marketing is preferred;
  • Experience working in project management and/or program implementation is preferred;
  • A combination of work experience and education will be considered;
  • Exceptional computer skills (Microsoft Office, Internet, Email, etc);
  • Awareness of First Nations values, culture, and traditions;
  • Valid driver’s licence and reliable vehicle; and
  • Must be able to provide a CPIC upon successful selection.

Submit resume and cover letter to:  

            Debbie Sanderson – Human Resources Officer

            Re: Project Officer


            Fax: 306-467-4404

Type: Full-Time

Salary: In accordance with the BOCN Personnel Policy

Start Date: ASAP

Job Location: Beardy’s & Okemasis’ Cree Nation

Applications can also be dropped off with our receptionist in-person at the Beardy’s & Okemasis’ Band Office.

Closing date for submissions is 12:00 pm (noon) on Tuesday May 22, 2023

We thank all those who are interested but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.