The Tribal Administrator is the senior operational officer responsible for carrying out the strategic plans and policies for all tribal activities. Through a respectful, constructive and energetic style, this professional provides managerial leadership and oversight of all the Tribal entities. Oversees operations to insure production efficiency, quality, service, and cost-effective management of resources. This person maintains and enhances Tribal resources, Tribal Sovereignty, and land holdings, ensuring long-range prosperity. This person directs the work of the senior level of Tribal management while building consensus and managing competing needs to achieve strategic advantage. Responsibilities include the attainment of both short-term and long-term goals and the development of the organization to ensure future growth. This person relies on sound judgment using current and reliable data to plan and accomplish the mission and goals of the Kaibab Paiute Tribe.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITES:
Tribal Council Coordination/Communication
Represents the Tribe in internal and external forms and processes with prior approval by the Tribal Council in order to enhance the prestige of the Tribe to both the Kaibab Paiute Tribe and the external community; participates in community events and is visible to the community
Oversees the operations of organization and manages compliance with legal and regulatory requirements; creates and maintains procedures for implementing plans approved by the Tribal Council
Ensures the development and implementation of the Tribe’s strategic plan and business plans for the current entities and new business endeavors to achieve long-range sustainability; ensures the development of operating and capital budgets for all entities according to the budget policy; monitors and provides oversight monthly for all budgets for the Tribe and its entities; directs and oversees effective corrective action as required
Advocates and promotes the Tribe’s Fundamental Philosophy; fosters a positive, results driven, accountable environment; establishes credibility with the organization and Tribal council to develop solutions to enterprise and governmental challenges
Applicants should have a Bachelor’s Degree and a minimum of 5 years experience in the successful supervision and leadership of senior level executives, preferably with a tribal organization; experience in strategic planning and execution; knowledge of contracting, negotiating, and change management; skill in examining and re-engineering operations and procedures; experience in formulating policy, and developing and implementing new strategies and procedures; ability to develop financial plans and manage resources; ability to analyze and interpret financial data; knowledge of public relations principles and practices; knowledge of communication and public relations techniques; ability to develop and deliver presentations; ability to identify and secure funding and revenue sources; must pass a fingerprint and criminal background check; must have a valid driver’s license with a good driving record and be insurable
About Kaibab Paiute Tribe
The Kaibab Band of Paiute Indians is a small tribe located in Northern Arizona on the Utah border.