Data Technician

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  • Post Date: November 10, 2020
Job Description

Department: Commerce and Industry

Location: Mistissini

Salary Grade 3: (Min. $40,294.00 – Max. $53,792.00)

Status: Permanent


Core Functions

The Data Technician is responsible to provide administrative support and assistance for the services provided by
the Department of Commerce and Industry (DCI), such as the beneficiary registry services, the business directory,
as well as other programs and funds. The incumbent is also responsible to organize, oversee and manage external
communications for the Department of Commerce and Industry.


Functional Responsibilities

  • Update and maintain the information in databases such as the Business Directory, Cree JBNQA Beneficiary Registration System and Project Management.
  • Assist the department with general inquiries regarding funding objectives, criteria and other related information.
  • Assist in releasing information to attract public attention for all aspects of the Department.
  • Enter information in departmental databases for all files related to the business and ensure they are properly classified.
  • Keep statistical data of members residing on and off communities.
  • Update all reinstatement files and verify missing information.


Interaction/Communication Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with the Communications team on the oversight of content on websites and social media platforms related to the GCC(EI)/Cree Nation Government.
  • Expand the promotional assets of the department with photos, pamphlets, posters, and success stories.
  • Advertise services, programs, and announcement, internally and externally, through publicity materials.
  • Promote and maintain the department via social media and the Cree Nation Government Website.
  • Maintain and update the demographic list of the Cree Beneficiary population working in collaboration with the Cree communities.
  • Contact different partners and information sources to compile information.
  • Provide assistance and training to local membership clerks and returning officers concerning status issues and elections by-laws and proceedings.
  • Document all external communications for the DCI.


Administrative Responsibilities

  • In collaboration with the DCI staff, collect and assemble the annual report for the department.
  • Assist the DCI team in the preparation of various reports and documentation.
  • Draft, review or revise documentation or correspondence.
  • Participation in the elaboration and improvement of ongoing projects.


Other Responsibilities

  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge and skills in area(s) of responsibility.
  • Perform other duties as required.



  • College Diploma in Office Management, Business Administration or related field.



  • One to three years of relevant work experience.



  • Fluency in verbal Cree.
  • Fluency in English.
  • Fluency in French is an asset.


Knowledge and Abilities

  • Customer-focused and service-oriented.
  • Proven ability to communicate effectively.
  • Proven ability to be discreet and maintain confidentiality.
  • Strong writing skills and interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrated attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Proven organizational skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office products.


Additional Requirements

  • Typical office setting where there are no unusual physical demands.
  • Willingness to travel occasionally.


The Cree Nation Government may, at its discretion, waive any or all of the aforementioned requirements if a
suitable candidate who is a JBNQA beneficiary accepts to follow a training plan determined by the Cree Nation
Government as a condition of employment.

Application Period
From November 10, 2020 to November 24, 2020

Your application must be sent by email with the competition number: COM-201110-1

Sabrina Shahidi
Training and Development Specialist
Tel.: 514-861-5837
Fax: 514-861-0760