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Executive Director

Tennis Alberta

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Professional sport has one defining characteristic. It involves an athlete or athletes being paid to perform a sport activity or skill(s). Browse hundreds of job and work opportunities in North American professional sport below.

Executive Director

Tennis Alberta

  • Tennis Alberta is looking for an Executive Director with excellent leadership and relationship building skills who also has knowledge and experience with sport administra...

Posted
5 days ago

Manager, Team Operations Ski Cross (Temporary Position)

Alpine Canada Alpin

  • Reporting to the High-Performance Director, Ski Cross, the Athletic Coordinator provides support to the entire Ski Cross team by taking charge of the many administrative ...

Posted
6 days ago

2021 Skate Canada Board of Directors

Skate Canada

  • The Skate Canada Board, comprised of an elected President and up to twelve Directors, is accountable to the organization’s membership for providing competent, conscient...

Posted
6 days ago

Provincial Athletic Director

Alberta Alpine Ski Association

  • The ideal candidate for this position will be the champion of inter-provincial collaboration, as well as project and program development and implementation. This individu...

Posted
6 days ago

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS (RFP) Value-Based Membership Models – Research and Consultation

Climbing Escalade Canada

  • The scope of this project is to design an engagement process involving CEC and its Provincial and Territorial partners in creating a two-phase research process. The final...

Posted
7 days ago

Associate Graphic Designer (Contract)

Canadian Olympic Committee

  • The Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) is seeking a talented junior graphic designer for its Toronto office for a one-year contract. Note: This role is currently remote in ...

Posted
7 days ago

NextGen Para Rowing Coach and Recruiter

Rowing Canada Aviron

  • The goal of the Next Generation (NextGen) Development Strategy for rowing in Canada is to improve the quality and quantity of rowers tracking within the high performance ...

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7 days ago

Men’s National Program NextGEN Director

Field Hockey Canada

  • Reporting to the High Performance Director(HPD) the NextGen Director will oversee the implementation of the Men’s NextGen Program at Field Hockey Canada. The successful...

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7 days ago

Medical Coordinator

Canadian Sport Institute Ontario

  • The Medical Coordinator, working on a high-quality preventative and reactive basis, is responsible for key processes required to provide sport medicine support services t...

Posted
10 days ago

League Administrator

Vancouver Women’s Field Hockey Association

  • 1. Distribute the Declaration Form to Club and Team Representatives, collect the information and update the website and email distribution lists; 2. Contact the differ...

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10 days ago

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Professional sport has one defining characteristic. It involves an athlete or athletes being paid to perform a sport activity or skill(s). These can be team sports such as hockey, baseball, basketball, and football. Or they can be individual sports such as tennis, golf, figure skating, or skateboarding. Also, professional sport can be sport entertainment performances such as World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE). Finally, it includes sport events such as Wimbledon Champions, Kentucky Derby, Honda Indy (Toronto Events)... work on this.

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