Board of Director Position

Apeetogosan (Métis) Development Inc. (AMDI), an affiliate of the Métis Nation of Alberta, is a for profit Aboriginal Capital Corporation delivering a range of financial and business advisory services to Alberta resident Métis and Non-Status Indians through its office in Edmonton. AMDI is currently inviting applications for several Board of Director positions. Principally, the Board of Directors provides quality direction to the total affairs of the business that will ensure the development and growth of the company in products, services, markets, and financial results. Accordingly, this is a volunteer position of considerable responsibility and substance, requiring a significant time commitment. Honoraria and travel expenses are provided. Candidates will be considered from all locations within Alberta.

Qualifications include:

1)   Must possess a valid Métis Nation of Alberta membership card;
2)   Must have a successful business and / or an understanding of business principles;
3)  Must have an understanding of the social and economic challenges confronted by Métis entrepreneurs.
4)   Must possess exemplary character, integrity and background;
5)  Should have demonstrated leadership in a relevant field or endeavor, and have a strong entrepreneurial orientation; and
6)   Must be willing to sign an oath of confidentiality and undergo external checks as may be appropriate.

 Interested parties should submit their résumé, together with two references and a brief note clarifying their interest, to:

 Chairman, Board HR Committee
Apeetogosan (Métis) Development Inc.
#302, 12308 – 111 Avenue
Edmonton AB  T5M 2N4

Or by Fax at (780) 454-5997