DIRECTOR , GAMES OPERATIONS AND DELIVERY - Canadian Paralympic Committee
Post date: Mar. 20, 2017
Application Deadline: Mar. 31, 2017
Position Start Date: Apr. 3, 2017
The Director, Paralympic Games Operations and Delivery works closely with a team of staff to lead and oversee the overall operational, logistical planning and delivery of all Games to optimally prepare Team Canada, including all internal and external stakeholders, for the Games’ environment and its operational requirements. Outcomes of this work will be aligned with and specific to the CPC Sport Strategy to become a world-leading Paralympic nation by 2020/2022.
The Director oversees all of the multi-year operational planning and budget preparations related to delivering Team Canada at all Games in which the CPC participates. The role requires developing pro-active, multi-year plans for each Games, with key operational timelines and initiatives, to ensure each Games is a key business priority within the CPC. The Director will also oversee and lead the development of the At-Games plan for Team Canada with internal and external stakeholders as well as planning appropriate capacity to deliver world-class services at the Games.
The Director will be the primary contact with the Host Organising Committee for each Games and will be responsible for establishing on-going relationships with partners to optimally implement the Games’ Delivery Plan. The role will oversee the strategic engagement with other National Paralympic Committees and ongoing strategic engagement with local providers to enhance, systematically, professional services in the lead up to and within the Games’ environment. The Director will enhance collaboration with other Games Franchise Holders throughout the Games cycles on areas of operational efficiencies. The Director will be working closely with the Director, Paralympic Games Services and Pathway for each Games cycle and will be part of a Sport Leadership Team.