Marketing & Communications Officer - Sport North

Post date: Nov. 8, 2017

Application Deadline: Nov. 20, 2017

Position Start Date: Jan. 3, 2018

Marketing and Communications Officer

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

Reporting to the Executive Director, the Marketing and Communications Officer 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. Extensive 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, commensurate with qualifications and experience, and excellent benefits. Closing Date is November 20, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.

Please submit applications in confidence to: Doug Rentmeister, Executive Director

Sport North Federation

Box 11089

Yellowknife NT X1A 3X7


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

Only those applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.

Type of Position: Full Time
Employment Type: Employee
Salary Range: 70000-85000

Contact Details

Contact Name: Doug Rentmeister
Location: Yellowknife
Box 11089
Yellowknife, NT X1A 3x7
Contact Phone: 867 669 8335
Contact Fax: 867 669 8327
Web Address:
Contact Email: 
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