Communication and Promotion Officer - Sport Dispute Resolution Centre of Canada
Post date: May. 15, 2018
Application Deadline: May. 25, 2018
Position Start Date: Jun. 26, 2018
Responsibilities: The Communication and Promotion Officer will be responsible for the coordination of the Centre’s communication and promotion activities, including the maintenance of the website, the Resource Centre and the Centre’s presence in social media. The incumbent will also be responsible for coordinating the Centre’s appearances and awareness activities and for maintaining regular contact with members of the sport community. In addition, the Communication and Promotion Officer will assist the Chief Executive Officer in managing the activities of the Centre when needed, including in the elaboration of operational plans and the monitoring of achievement of the Centre’s strategic objectives.
Qualifications: This position will require a high level of versatility and interpersonal skills. The candidate will have strong organizational skills and be comfortable working in a busy environment. The candidate will have successfully completed a degree in sport administration, sport marketing, communications or related studies and possess a solid understanding of the Canadian amateur sport system. The candidate must be familiar with the Windows environment and be literate in Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Publisher, Outlook and web browsers, with experience managing websites and social media platforms for businesses. The candidate must possess superior written and oral skills in both official languages and be outgoing and friendly. The candidate must be occasionally available for domestic travel or for evening and weekend work. Relevant experience with Canadian sport organizations would be considered an asset.