Special Projects & Events Coordinator

Closing Date: 
Has closing dateThursday, October 18, 2018
Town of Inuvik
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We are pleased to offer the following career opportunity:



Competition closes Thursday October 18th 2018


The successful candidate will:


  • Be honest, trustworthy and dependable
  • Be a very adaptable team player
  • Be understanding of the northern cultural, rural and political environment
  • Have strong Microsoft Office skills (Outlook, Word, Excel & PowerPoint)
  • Demonstrate experience engaging professional groups, visitors, government agencies, community members, sponsors, and other stakeholders
  • Demonstrate at least 2 years’ experience coordinating special events, projects and initiatives in a tourism industry setting
  • Have a Post-Secondary Degree in communications, special event management, business administration and/or tourism management
  • Have a valid Driver’s License with the ability to obtain a Class 5 NT Driver’s License

Equivalencies recognizing related education and experience may be considered.

The successful applicant must pass a current RCMP vulnerable sector criminal record check as a condition of employment.

The current starting salary is $29.13 per hour (approx. $56,804 per annum) with a Northern Allowance of $7.14 per hour (approx. $13,924 per annum).

Please refer to the position description for more details regarding expectations and responsibilities.  A job description is available at the Town Office upon request.  For more information, contact Paul Watters, Human Resources Officer.

Please submit a cover letter and resume to:

Paul Watters, Human Resources Officer

Phone:  (867) 777-8603          Fax:  (867) 777-8601          E-mail:

Town of Inuvik • PO Box 1160 • 2 Firth Street • Inuvik, Northwest Territories • X0E 0T0

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