CEO Posting

Tla’amin Management Services LP (TMS) is the business arm of Tla’amin Nation located in Powell River, BC. TMS is inviting applications to fill a Chief Executive Officer position. The CEO reports to the TLMSLP Board of Directors. Responsibilities include:

Position Responsibilities

a. Operating existing businesses and Developing new business opportunities in accordance with Tla’amin Laws
b. Develop Annual Operating Plans and budgets for TMSLP and all commercial entities.
c. Identify and pursue opportunities consistent with the Annual Plan including concept papers, business plan writing and analysis.
d. Provide regular updates to Economic Development Committee, Holdings and Operating Boards on progress of all initiatives.
e. Deliver annual update to Tla’amin Citizens on existing business performance and future plans.
f. Support the manager of each line of business, ensuring they have the tools and coaching to be successful.
g. Develop and maintain effective working relationships with TMSLP employees, Tla’amin Nation Government and Tla’amin Citizens and members.
h. Encourage and support small business opportunities for Tla’amin Citizens/members with the use of resources or tools that help with business proposal writing and funding.

Education and Training

• 4 Year degree in Business Administration; Master’s degree preferable and/or equivalent (Economics, Marketing or related discipline)
• Successful Experience in Business/Economic Development field with focus in:
o Indigenous (First Nations) initiatives
o NGO Enterprise & Social Enterprise Management & Development

Salary for the position will be negotiated commensurate with education and experience.

Contact to submit cover letter and resume:

To learn more about Tla’amin Management services visit our website at

Deadline February 18th, 2020 at 4:00 p.m.

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About Us

Incorporated in 1995 and originally called the Sliammon Development Corporation, the SDC was created to engage in and oversee economic development for the Tla’amin Nation.

After the effective date of the Tla’amin Treaty, SDC was re-organized and Tla’amin Management Services LP became the business arm of the Tla’amin Nation.

With over 20 years of experience in conducting business, particularly in land development, forestry, aquaculture, retail, hospitality and tourism, the Tla’amin Nation looks forward to working with you!