COWESSESS FIRST NATION #73 TREATY LAND ENTITLEMENT REQUIRES ON RESERVE TRUSTEES

 COWESSESS FIRST NATION #73 

TREATY LAND ENTITLEMENT 

REQUIRES ON RESERVE TRUSTEES 

 Cowessess First Nation #73 is now accepting applications from Cowessess First Nations Members for 

three (3) Trustees from On Reserve for term positions to 

March 2027 

 

 Qualifications: 

  • Must be over the age of eighteen (18) years; 
  • Must be a registered member on the Band list of the Cowessess First Nation #73; 
  • Must possess business or business related experience; 
  • Must have no previous criminal record with regards to fraud, breach of trust, theft, or forgery (C-PIC); 
  • Must be honest, trustworthy, dependable, reliable, and committed; 
  • Must be able to attend meetings as required. 

 

Responsibilities: 

  • Overseeing of the operation and management of the Trust Property (as that term is defined in the Cowessess Treaty Land Entitlement Trust Agreement) together with all Entitlement Lands, property, and assets of the Trust; 
  • Overseeing of the administration and management of all authorized investments and revenues of the Cowessess Treaty Land Entitlement Trust; 
  • Overseeing of the coordination and acquisition of all Entitlement Lands acquired by the Cowessess Treaty Land Entitlement Trust including the execution of all required purchase and sale agreements; 
  • Overseeing of the coordination of all steps required to facilitate the placement of lands acquired by Trust into Reserve Status under the terms of the Cowessess Treaty Land Entitlement Settlement and Trust Agreements including the execution of all documents and agreements authorizing the negotiation, settlement and extinguishment of third-party interest along with transfer of lands to His Majesty the King in the Right of Canada for the purpose of Reserve Creation; 
  • Oversee the management and operation of the Cowessess Treaty Land Entitlement Administration office. 
  • Be able to understand and review financial statements. 
  • Meet with Band Membership annually. 

FORWARD resume and letter of application to: 

Chief and Council 

Cowessess First Nation #73 

P.O. Box 100 

Cowessess, Saskatchewan S0G 5L0 

tracy.sparvier@cowessessfn.com 

DEADLINE for applications is March 14, 2024 

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