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Sport Jeunesse Québec Coordinator

Sport Jeunesse (KidSport) Québec

Salary $0 - $80,000

Posted 3 months ago



Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

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Job Description

The Coordinator is accountable for the successful delivery of the Sport Jeunesse Quebec program in the province, in partnership with the SJQ Board of Directors.  The position reports directly to the Chair of
the SJQ Board of Directors as it relates to the priority areas of the strategic plan.  They will also work closely with all directors on the SJQ Board of Directors and participate on the KidSport Canada National Leadership Team.  This is a full-time position based in Montréal (Québec).

The Sport Jeunesse Québec Coordinator will be responsible for the day to day operations of the program, as set out by the Board, including:

Fund Development and Donor Relations

  • Implementing the fund development and engagement strategy
  • achieving fund development and engagement objectives
  • establish strategic partnerships with foundations, corporations, and government funding sources to help grow the program
  • identify, cultivate and steward individual donors

Develop Awareness

  • Oversee SJQ’s public profile to increase visibility, credibility and market the brand to increase community awareness and expand the program
  • Work together with the Board and KidSport Canada to manage the brand and build awareness within the province and advocate for the unique needs in Québec
  • Oversee all external communications including website, marketing collateral, newsletters and social media

Optimization of the Organization

  • Maintain standards established by KidSport Canada
  • Implement the SJQ strategic plan in partnership with the Board
  • Organize and attend all SJQ Board and Committee meetings

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Qualifications Required

This position requires a strong leader with an entrepreneurial mindset who will enjoy the challenge of growing the Sport Jeunesse program from its infancy into a force in the charitable sector in Quebec.  The candidate must have a passion for sport and helping kids in addition to the following:

  • a post secondary degree or diploma in marketing, fundraising, business or related field
  • two or more years of experience with a charity, non-profit and/or sport organization
  • must be fluent in both official languages
  • strong ability to think critically and prioritize
  • strong knowledge of principles and methodologies for effectively managing sponsors and donors within a nonprofit organization and/or charity

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Inclusive Note

The employer is committed to creating an inclusive and diverse work environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ancestry, place of origin, colour, ethnic origin, citizenship, creed, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status, family status or disability.

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