03-1007 Wellness Coordinator

Expiry Date: 
Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Wellness Coordinator

Under the direction of the Senior Director of Corporate Services, this position is responsible for guiding the municipality’s support of social development based on Council’s direction.  The incumbent will be responsible for managing and administering various funding programs including but not limited to the Homelessness Partnering Strategy and the Government of Nunavut’s Wellness Programs.  The position also provides administrative support to the Niksiit Committee as well as manages and coordinates projects initiated by the City of Iqaluit through its committee of council.

The ideal candidate will possess the following:

  • Degree or diploma in Health Promotion, Human Services or related field
  • Financial Reporting experience
  • Proposal writing experience
  • Excellent written and communication skills
  • Project Management experience
  • Experience with Municipal Councils

The successful candidate must possess good interpersonal skills and the ability to work with minimal supervision as well as under tight deadlines.  The ability to communicate in Inuktitut or French is a definite asset.

Equivalencies that include a combination of education, knowledge, skills and abilities to formal education and previous experience may be considered.

The annual salary for this position is $59,689.21 plus an annual settlement allowance of $20,907.43 and an excellent benefits package.

CLOSING DATE:  Open until filled

Please submit your resume to:

Reference # 03-1007
Human Resources
P.O. Box 460
City of Iqaluit, X0A 0H0
Fax (867) 979-5210

Only those invited for an interview will be contacted.

As per Article 23 of the Nunavut Land Claims Agreement, priority will be given to Nunavut Land Claim Beneficiaries who meet the criteria.