Community Coordinator

Full Time Position (35 hours per week)

By Evan Midford, Website & Social Media Coordinator

At Sport Manitoba, we fund and plan sports programs to promote the development of vibrant citizens and a thriving sport community in Manitoba. As a not-for-profit organization, we aim to ensure every Manitoban has access to the resources they need to achieve their full athletic potential, and we do this every day by developing the skill sets of Manitoba’s athletes, coaches, volunteers, and officials. For more information on Sport Manitoba, visit www.sportmanitoba.ca.

We are looking for an individual to join our dedicated team and supportive culture. Specifically, the Community Coordinator assists Sport Manitoba’s Marketing Unit in the follow areas:

  • Attracting various user groups or individuals to use the facility services, the scheduling and promotion of activities in the flex and court space.
  • Coordinating facility access opportunities for all, including sport partners, socio-economically disadvantaged communities, and the public.
  • Coordinating programs that could include shared opportunities between Sport Manitoba’s business areas and provincial sport organizations (i.e. Summer Camps), and external bookings.
  • Assisting with internal events
  • Marketing related administrative support.

 

Qualifications/Competencies
  • Completion of post-secondary education in either recreation or business administration, (or related field).
  • Ability to work in a team environment as well as independently.
  • Strong organizational, planning, and time management skills.
  • Must be able to work extra time outside of normal office hours as required.
  • Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Proficiency with common office software such as Microsoft Word as well as demonstrated ability to quickly grasp new software programs.
  • Bilingual (English/French) is an asset.

 

What We Offer
  • Employee group insurance benefits (includes medical, dental, vision, EAP)
  • Group Pension Plan
  • Free fitness membership
  • Subsidized transportation/parking
  • Professional development opportunities

 

If you are interested in joining our team, please submit in your confidential professional resume, cover letter, salary expectations, and three references by email no later than December 7, 2022 to hr@sportmanitoba.ca.

Only those receiving an interview will be contacted.

 

Sport Manitoba is committed to ensuring our recruitment and selection processes and work environment are inclusive and barrier-free. At Sport Manitoba, we celebrate and welcome the diversity of all employees and believe that having a team of individuals with different backgrounds, views, experience, and capability working together makes us stronger and better as an organization.