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Bilingual Program Officer

The Bilingual Program Officer provides support to the Programs Team during the national call for applications (Individuals and Groups/Organizations), including: 

  • Receive, evaluate, and prepare applications for funding decisions.
  • Interpret and administer all facets of eligibility and compliance. 
  • Support the preparation of key program deliverables. 
  • Reconcile data to facilitate information. 
  • Ensure the call for applications and administration of contracts is consistent with the court approved NIB Trust Fund Administration Plan, Terms and Conditions and is in accordance with established procedures and processes.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Who Can Apply:

Persons of Indigenous ancestry will be given preference (s. 16(1) CHRA)

  • Candidates should have a minimum a post-secondary degree in a related field of study and have experience working with projects and programs or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Applicants must have excellent skills in the Microsoft Office Suite
  • Experience with Adobe Acrobat, Survey Monkey and database management a strong asset
  • Experience working with First Nations and Métis communities is essential
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in French and English
  • Must have strong client relations experience.
  • Must be able to work independently and meet deliverables.

Salary Range:

Commensurate with job requirements, experience, and education (within limits of the salary grid)


Akwesasne or Ottawa


Start Date: April 3, 2023 to end of August 2023

Closing Date: 

February 13, 2023, or until filled                       

Individuals who feel they are qualified are invited to submit a cover letter clearly demonstrating how they meet the criteria (please quote the reference number above) along with a current resume, and three (3) work related references to:  

NIB Trust Fund

Email: [email protected]


Interviews will be held in Ottawa. While we appreciate all applications, only those candidates short-listed for an interview will be contacted. The NIB Trust Fund may cancel, postpone, or revise employment opportunities at any time.

NIB Trust Staff

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