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Finance Officer

If you enjoy an informal office environment and desire variety in your career, this is your opportunity to join Team Sport North.

Reporting to the Sport Manager, the Finance Officer is responsible for the overall financial bookkeeping of Sport North Federation. This individual is the primary staff liaison for the Finance Chairperson.

An understanding of accounting principles and general data entry is desired. Extensive computer software knowledge, including word processing, spreadsheets, accounting (Simply Accounting & Caseware) and internet applications, is preferred. A working knowledge of computer systems/networks and experience in a multi-cultural environment and experience working in the Sport / Not for Profit sector is a requirement. The position must be able to perform a multitude of diverse duties (which range from “control” to “enabling”) and react to changing circumstances and priorities. The successful candidate requires excellent written and oral communication skills in addition to strong interpersonal skills as well as being able to work well in a small office setting.

We offer a competitive salary, (range is $65,000 - $80,000) commensurate with qualifications and experience, and excellent benefits. This will be a term position completing March 31, 2020 with the potential of filling future term and indeterminate positions. Closing date is April 23, 2019.

Please submit applications in confidence to:
Bill Othmer, Sport Manager
Sport North Federation
Box 11089
Yellowknife NT X1A 3X7
Fax: 867-669-8327
Email: bothmer@sportnorth.com 

For further information, please contact Sport North Federation at 1-800-661-0797 or 867-669-8336, or visit our website at www.sportnorth.com.

Only those applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.

Marketing and Communications Officer

If you enjoy an informal office environment and desire variety in your career, this is your opportunity to join Team Sport North!

Reporting to the Executive Director, the Marketing and Communications Officer is responsible for the panning 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. Extensive computer software knowledge, including website and database 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. The position requires excellent written and oral communications skills in additions to strong interpersonal skills. 

We offer a competitive salary, commensurate with qualifications and experience, and excellent benefits.

Closing date is April 22, 2019 at 5:00pm.

Please submit applications in confidence to:
Doug Rentmeister, Executive Director
Sport North Federation
Box 11089
Yellowknife, NT X1A 3X7
Fax: 867-669-8329
Email: drent@sportnorth.com

For further information, please contact Sport North Federation at: 1-800-661-0797, 867-669-8326 or 867-669-8335 or visit our website at www.sportnorth.com

Only those applicant selected for interviews will be contacted.