Job Description:

The receptionist reports to the Corporate Administrator within the Corporate Secretary’s Office.


  • Operate the switchboard in the St. Laurent Office;
  • Coordinate long distance calls and conference calls as required;
  • Forward messages to the appropriate person in a timely fashion;
  • Receive visitors and answer all telephone calls;
  • Sort and route incoming mail;
  • Manage the Kuujjuaq/Montreal mail pouches;
  • Maintain daily staff attendance records;
  • Send and receive fax messages;
  • Send and receive email correspondence as required;
  • Prepare waybills;
  • Maintain a clean and tidy reception area, board rooms and staff kitchens.
  • Prepare purchase orders for supplies as needed;
  • Maintain the employee phone extension list;
  • Assist in the preparation of refreshments for various meetings, as needed;
  • Ensure that there is an adequate stock of cream and milk in the refrigerator;
  • Other duties from time-to-time as deemed necessary by the Department Head;


  • Excellent Inuktitut oral and written communication skills;
  • Ability to communicate in English or in French would be an asset:
  • Punctual and enthusiastic;
  • Have a working knowledge of computer software such as Microsoft Word, Excel, Filemaker Pro, and email programs
  • Ability to operate various office equipment such as a fax machine, mail machine, and photocopier/scanner;
  • Willing to attend training sessions as required


All marginal benefits available to employees of the Corporation as outlined in the Makivik Corporation Human Resources Policy Manual.

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  • Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.