4908 - 49 Street, 1st Floor, Don Cooper Building
Yellowknife, NT X1A 3X7
Fax: (867) 669-8327
Doug Rentmeister, Executive Director
|Bill Othmer, Sport Manager
Marketing & Communications Officer
Rita Mercredi, Sport Consultant
|Tyler Rentmeister, Finance Officer
Spider Jones, Community Sport Development &
Job Opening - Communications Director
If you enjoy an informal office environment and desire variety in your career, this is your opportunity to join Team Sport North. This permanent position is located in the capital city, Yellowknife, of the Northwest Territories with English being the preferred language.
Reporting to the Executive Director, the Communications Director is responsible for the planning and managing of the Sport North Federation’s marketing, communication and promotional strategies. The candidate will also coordinate and develop strategies in obtaining resources to supplement existing programs and services to sustain an evolving sport delivery system in the NWT.
Completion of either or a combination of a recognized Recreation, Sport Management, Marketing and Communications designation and a minimum of three years experience in the identified fields is preferred. Comprehensive computer software knowledge, including website & data base design, word processing, and internet applications, is an asset. A working knowledge of computer systems/networks and experience in a multi-cultural environment are considered assets. This position requires excellent written and oral communication skills in addition to strong interpersonal skills.
We offer a competitive salary, salary range is between $79,000 to $85,000 per annum, commensurate with qualifications and experience, and an excellent benefits package that include among other things, health and Northern Living Allowance. Closing Date is December 17, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.
Please submit applications in confidence to: Doug Rentmeister, Executive Director
Sport North Federation
Yellowknife NT, X1A 3X7