Funding and Event Coordinator - Skate Canada
Post date: Aug. 10, 2017
Application Deadline: Aug. 23, 2017
Position Start Date: Sep. 18, 2017
Skate Canada is committed to inspiring all Canadians to embrace the joy of skating.
Canadians love skating! Every winter, millions of Canadians take to the ice, indoors and outdoors in search of fun, fitness and achievement. Skate Canada’s mission is to ensure a continuing legacy of champions and to be recognized as the leader in the delivery of effective, innovative skating programs. If you have a passion for the sport as a fan, as a participant, or if you’re committed to excellence and focused on building partnerships, this may be the team for you. Join our energetic and dynamic group dedicated to providing and promoting a positive and fun-filled skating experience for Canadians.
Skate Canada provides exciting and challenging work in a dynamic environment and an excellent total rewards package. We are inviting applications for the position of Funding and Event Coordinator.
Reporting to the Event Manager, the Funding and Event Coordinator will be responsible for coordinating accommodations, funding process related to events, ground transportation, meetings for all Skate Canada hosted events, and will support and administer other event-related activities.
ABOUT SKATE CANADA
Skate Canada is the nation’s governing body for skating and dedicated to creating a nation of skaters both recreationally and competitively. Over 100 years old, it is the world’s oldest skating organization and Canada’s preeminent leader in skate training and education, providing High performance coaching and skating development education. Over 130,000 Canadians participate in Skate Canada educational programs each year.
Canada’s most successful governing winter sport body, Skate Canada athletes have won 25 Olympic Medal and 32 World Championships. Today’s world and Olympic medalists all began at one of our 1,200 local Skate Canada clubs or skating schools. More than 5,000 certified professional coaches offer programs for all ages to encourage Canadians to skate together as a family, pursue competitive ice sports and enjoy an active lifestyle.