Chief Administrative Officer

The shíshálh Nation (‘Nation’) has an exciting opportunity for a Chief Administrative Officer to
support this well- respected Nation in Sechelt, BC, in continuing to move forward culturally and

Accountable to the Chief and Council (Council), the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO)
is responsible for working directly with Council to develop the Nation’s strategic plan and
ensure that strategic plan goals and objectives are implemented efficiently and effectively.
The incumbent provides leadership to a team of professionals and is responsible for
implementing Council’s vision and goals for the Nation as a whole.

You will have the strategic responsibility of the Nation’s programs and ensure the
Division Managers fully execute all aspects of the day-to-day administration of the
Nation governance. You will work with external partners and stakeholders to ensure
opportunities for the community are leveraged in a way that secures its growth and sustainability.
With major capital and residential projects underway, you will balance the need to
drive opportunities forward while maintaining a high level of service and support to members.