Coordinator, Athlete Engagement

Canadian Paralympic Committee

Application Deadline Ended

Apply by Ended 10/31/2023
Coordinator, Athlete Engagement | Canadian Paralympic Committee

Coordinator, Athlete Engagement

Canadian Paralympic Committee

Apply by Ended 10/31/2023

Posted 2 months ago

No Longer Accepting Applications



Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Job Type

 Job Description

  • Assists with the coordination of athlete requests from Partners and Stakeholders, CPC and PFC, and third-party organizations.
  • Provides support at events and engagements where athletes are present.
  • Develops and maintains strong relationships with Para athletes, and Paralympians, and establishing relationships with NextGen Para athletes.
  • Maintains alignment on athlete requests and other projects working with the Performance team.
  • Assists with the development of an athlete ambassador program and maintains athlete profiles
  • Maintains a strong relationship with sport partners, including National Sport Organizations and multi-sport organizations (I.e., the Canadian Olympic Committee).
  • Provides support and content to the Athlete & Alumni Monthly Newsletter.
  • Monitors Para athletes in the news and supports a content plan for Paralympian social channels.
  • Researches and supports new initiatives and best practices (i.e., Athlete branding, engagements and partner servicing, trends in marketing and social media, etc.).
  • Contributes to the development and activation of Athlete & Alumni engagement strategy around Games time (Paralympic, Parapan American).
  • Provides support in developing an athlete representation strategy.
  • Collaborates with the Coordinator of Athlete Services on Athlete networking opportunities, leadership, and career advancement.
  • Works with the Paralympic System and Services team to provide an athlete-partner mindset, assisting in amplification of the para-athlete voice within CPC and the Canadian Sport System, and contributing to the Paralympic movement.

Qualifications RequiredQualifications Required

  • Demonstrated ability to develop relationships and work effectively and collaboratively with both internal and external colleagues.
  • Knowledge of Para athletes, Paralympians and Paralympic sport
  • Proficiency with customer relations and social media platforms such as MailChimp, WordPress, Facebook, etc.
  • Proficiency with office applications such as email, project planning, databases, word processing, spreadsheets, presentation development, etc.
  • Strong marketing, communication and event planning skill
  • Ability to communicate in Canada’s two official languages is considered an asset
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