Job Offer – Financial Advisor

Application Deadline: November 27th 2022 
Start Date: As soon as possible 

Entry salary to be determined according to the current salary scale ($50 366 to $64 507) revised annually

Your mandate   

Your main mandate is to facilitate the smooth running of the financial sector. Part of the latter includes assisting finance management for the organisation, along with coordinators with regards to their respective budgets. To do so, one must acquire a deep understanding of the FNQLSDI’s funding agreements and monitor the expenses related to each project. The position also includes collaboration with the financial assistant to manage the accounting cycle.  

Main responsibilities    

  • Follow-up on the FNQLSDI’s funding agreements and budget forecasts for each project 
  • Assess the budgets related to each sector 
  • Follow-up on expenses 
  • Manage working capital 
  • Take part in the annual audit and the preparation of financial statements 
  • Prepare billing reports, such as invoices, refund claims and tax forms 
  • Foster continuous improvement of accounting and financial procedures 

Do you have the profile?   

  • Combination of college or university trainings and expriences in the field of accounting or finance 
  • Deep knowledge of accounting tools 
  • Experience working in an Indigenous or First Nations organization is an asset 
  • Communication skills in French, both written and spoken 
  • Written communication skills in English. 
  • Knowledge of an Indigenous language is an asset 


  • Work for First Nations   
  • Full-time position with a flexible 34-hour schedule 
  • Friday afternoons off   
  • Remote Work-Policy in place (100% remote, hybrid or 100% at the office) and the office is in Wendake  
  • Annual vacation upon hiring and years of experience are recognized   
  • 2 weeks of paid vacation during the holiday season  
  • Sick leave and family-related leave upon hiring    
  • Pension plan and group insurance after the probation period   
  • Work-life balance  

To apply 

Use the form below to send your resume with a cover letter to Mr. Alain Bédard before the application deadline.   

Please note that, with equal competence, the FNQLSDI gives priority to Indigenous candidates. Only the candidates retained in pre-selection will be contacted.  

The First Nations of Quebec and Labrador Sustainable Development Institute   

Founded in 2000 by the AFNQL Chiefs, the mission of the First Nations of Quebec and Labrador Sustainable Development Institute (FNQLSDI) is to offer First Nations a dynamic crossroads of services in support of their efforts to ensure the health of their territory and its resources, the recognition of their rights and the development of sustainable communities.

Please apply using the form below to apply