Contact Us


4908 - 49 Street, 1st Floor, Don Cooper Building
Box 11089
Yellowknife, NT X1A 3X7
Fax: (867) 669-8327

Staff Directory

Doug Rentmeister, Executive Director 
Office: 669-8335
Cell: 445-4988

Bill Othmer, Sport Manager 
Office: 669-8336
Cell: 447-3336


Marketing & Communications Officer
KidSport NWT Coordinator

Office: 669-8378


Rita Mercredi, Sport Consultant
Office: 669-8331

Tyler Rentmeister, Finance Officer 
Office: 669-8333
Cell: 446-4130

Spider Jones, Community Sport Development &
Physical Literacy Engagement Facilitator
Office: 669-8329

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

                  Box 11089

                  Yellowknife NT,  X1A 3X7

                  Fax: 867-669-8327

                  Cell: 867-445-4988