Employment Opportunity

Human Resources Associate – Payroll

Competition #19-43


Job Location: Moose Cree First Nation, Moose Factory, Ontario


Position Summary:

The Human Resources Associate shall perform a variety of human resources related functions including but not limited to, payroll processing, benefit and pension plan administration, Human Resources Information or Payroll System (HRIS) management, training of staff and managers on the HRIS, and Human Resources related Project Work for the benefit of Moose Cree First Nation. The HRA -Payroll will be an important member of the HR team at MCFN and will be expected to participate as such. They will also perform other duties as required.


Qualifications, Abilities, and Characteristics:

  1. Some Business Administration or Human Resources Post-Secondary
  2. Certified Human Resources Professional Designation in progress of willingness to obtain
  3. Certified Payroll Practitioner in progress or willingness to obtain
  4. 1-3 years in a human resources, payroll, or related role
  5. Experience working with a First Nation is an asset
  6. General knowledge of Business, HR, and Payroll functions, practices, and processes
  7. An understanding of Payroll processing and related legislation preferred
  8. Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality and discretion
  9. Demonstrated organizational skills and ability to multi-task
  10. Experience with the Microsoft suite and/or HRIS is preferred
  11. Ability to work in a fast paced and constantly changing environment
  12. Ability to speak Cree is an asset
  13. G or G2 Driver’s License preferred


Salary: As per salary grid    Duration: Permanent with 6 months’ probation


References: Two recent employment references with cover letter and resume and permission to contact.


Submit Resume to:
Human Resources Generalist
Moose Cree First Nation
P.O. Box 190
Moose Factory, ON POL 1W0

Email: or fax: (705) 658-4734


Deadline for Resume: Friday, July 12, 2019 @ 4:00 p.m.    Job Description: Available Upon Request


*Only those selected for an interview will be contacted*