Job Opportunity – Administrative Assistant

Coastal First Nations – Great Bear Initiative (CFN-GBI) has an exciting opportunity for a permanent full-time Administrative Assistant.

Is it your interest to be part of a team who, through projects and a wide variety of important initiatives, help support critical and sustainable resource management? Is it important to you that your skills and experience are being applied to help make a positive difference through your team’s work in protecting natural resources? Do you consider yourself a self-starter, a life-long learner, and someone who isn’t afraid to take initiative to get problems resolved? Do you have a reputation of being a great team player?

If we are describing you, we hope that you will consider joining our team.

See the full-time Administrative Assistant job posting (pdf)

See the Administrative Assistant full job description (pdf)

You must be willing to work both from home and from the office (located in downtown Vancouver) until the CFN-GBI office fully re-opens (due to COVID-19 considerations).

Please note that CFN-GBI hires on the basis of skills, ability and qualifications, however, in support of our strategy to achieve our employment goals for Aboriginal peoples, qualified Indigenous applicants, particularly from the CFN-GBI alliance Nations who at the time of application indicate such, will be given priority.

CFN-GBI offers competitive compensation, which includes a comprehensive benefits package. If you feel that this position might be of interest, we hope to hear from you. To apply, please email a cover letter and resume to, to the attention of Gary Wilson, Director of Operations, by 3pm PT on Friday February 12, 2021.

Note: Only those shortlisted will be contacted.