Kativik Regional Government

Regional Recreation Advisor (Arts and Culture)


APPLY BEFORE: March 19, 2018

Reporting to the Recreation Department Director, the Regional Recreation Advisor is responsible for developing and implementing regional programs and activities in the fields of Arts and Culture.  The selected candidate will have the following responsibilities:

•    Develop and implement new and existing artistic and cultural local and regional programs;
•    Assess equipment and infrastructure requirements for cultural programs in the villages with the Local Recreation Coordinators;
•    Act as a liaison between Recreation Department and the Local Recreation Coordinators for cultural and artistic projects;
•    Work in close collaboration with all Recreation department staff in developing and implementing programs and activities;
•    Assist in preparation of local, regional, provincial, national, and internationals events as required;
•    Work with Northern Villages Recreation Departments, Youth House Coordinators, Recreation and Youth Committees, schools and any other entities to synchronize and publicize local and regional cultural activities;
•    Assist in obtaining necessary funding for local and regional cultural programs and activities;
•    Produce any necessary statistics and reports required for programs and activities;
•    Work within the Cirque du Monde Program on:
o    Developing schedules for visits to the communities;
o    Arranging logistics for all travel within the program;
o    Following up with participants on the progression of their skills;
o    Assist in monitoring youth behavior at school and in the community;
o    Coordinate training programs for local trainers and  volunteers;
o    Participate in preparation of participants prior to regional events;
•    Perform any other duties as requested.



•    Be able to work independently with minimal supervision and be reliable;
•    Have good oral and written communication skills of at least two (2) of the following languages:  Inuktitut, English and French;
•    Be a university graduate in the field of recreation or related discipline; relevant work experience will be considered;
•    Be of good moral character;
•    Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite.


Place of work:    



Salary:    Minimum : $39,728; maximum:  $67,565 (Class 8)



Cost of living differential:  Minimum of $8,500/year
Food allowance: Minimum of $2,035/year
Annual leave trips: Minimum of 3
Simplified Pension Plan: 6% employer, 4% employee
Group Insurance
Vacation: 20 days/year
Statutory Holidays: 19 days including 10 during Christmas holidays


Please send your résumé before March 19, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. to:


Kativik Regional Government
Human Resources Advisor    
P.O. Box 9, Kuujjuaq, Quebec, J0M 1C0
Fax: (819) 964-2975  


The KRG is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with this and with the James Bay and Northern Québec Agreement, conditions may vary to promote the employment of Inuit candidates.


Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.