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Executive Director

Boxing Canada

Executive Director | Boxing Canada

Executive Director

Boxing Canada

Apply by 4/1/2023

Posted 21 days ago

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Montreal, QC, Canada

Job Type

 Job Description

  • Participate with the Board of Directors in developing a vision and strategic plan to guide the organization
  • Identify, assess, and inform the Board of Directors of internal and external issues that affect the organization
  • Act as a professional advisor to the Board of Directors on all aspects of the organization’s activities
  • Foster effective team-work between the Board and the Executive Director and between the Executive Director and staff
  • In addition to the President, act as a spokesperson for the organization
  • Conduct official correspondence on behalf of the Board as appropriate and jointly with the Board when appropriate
  • Represent the organization within the Sport sector to enhance the organization’s profile
  • Responsible for the administration of all the organization’s policies 
  • Develop an operational plan which incorporates goals and objectives that work towards the strategic direction of the organization
  • Ensure that the operation of the organization meets the expectations of its clients, Board, sponsors and funders
  • Oversee the efficient and effective day-to-day operation of the organization
  • Draft policies for the approval by the Board and prepare procedures to implement the organizational policies; review existing policies on an annual basis and recommend changes to the Board as appropriate
  • Ensure that staff, client, sponsor, Board and volunteer files are securely stored and privacy/confidentiality is maintained
  • Provide support to the Board by preparing meeting agenda and supporting materials
  • Ensure compliance with all applicable laws and regulations

Qualifications RequiredQualifications Required

  • Five to eight (5 to 8) years of progressively responsible experience within the sport system at a national, international and/or provincial level.
  • Experience at a senior management level.
  • Proven experience in fostering strong and meaningful relationships with key stakeholders, funders, sponsors and the media.
  • Knowledge and Skills
  • Excellent understanding of opportunities and challenges facing sport.
  • Ability to interpret, develop and implement policies.
  • Excellent supervisory and coaching skills as well as a demonstrated capacity to set clear direction and empower others.
  • Ability to prepare and manage budgets, analyse financial records and prepare reports.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills; a persuasive and passionate communicator with excellent interpersonal and multidisciplinary project skills
  • Action-oriented, entrepreneurial, adaptable, and innovative approach to getting results
  • Ability to work effectively in collaboration with diverse groups of people
  • Passion, idealism, integrity, positive attitude, mission-driven, and self-directed
  • Complete spoken and written command of both English and French 
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