General Manager - Bluewater Gymnastics Club
Post date: Apr. 13, 2018
Application Deadline: May. 4, 2018
Position Start Date: Jun. 1, 2018
Bluewater Gymnastics Club has been offering highly successful gymnastic programs for over 35 years in the beautiful lake country of Sarnia-Lambton. The Club provides a continuum of programs ranging from learner to high performance levels, and has produced members for Team Canada at the Olympics and World Championships. The Club engages with over 800 participants a year; has its own contemporary gymnastics facility, and employs nationally and internationally recognized coaches.
As the Club has grown, a need for a full time, experienced General Manager has been identified to plan, implement and evaluate day-to-day Club operations and programs. Reporting to the volunteer Board of Directors, the General Manager leads a team involving the Athletic Director, two administrative staff and five coaches; directs the Club’s business operations and facilities; engages regularly with the community, donors and corporate sponsors; and manages an annual budget of $700,000.
The successful candidates will have a minimum of five years of sport or aligned club experience, be familiar with non-profit governance models, have outstanding demonstrated oral and written skills, exhibit applied digital and financial management capabilities, and be able to positively engage with and support participants, parents, volunteers, sponsors and other stakeholders. Having a can-do attitude, high energy and striving for excellence each day, are important leadership attributes.