Sport Medicine and Science Council of Saskatchewan – Programs Coordinator

Amateur Sport

Closes on: August 15, 2021

Permanent Full Time (37.5 hours per week)

Background:
The Sport Medicine and Science Council of Saskatchewan (SMSCS) provides sport medicine and sport science programs and services throughout Saskatchewan to athletes, coaches and officials who are members of Sask Sport Inc through their respective sport organizations. These organizations include: Provincial Sport Governing Bodies, Sask Games Council, Universities, Saskatchewan High Schools Athletic Association, and Saskatchewan Sport Districts. As a multi-sport member of Sask Sport Inc., we currently employ 5 full-time employees, and have over 100 casual consultants who provide our services.  We are recognized within the Sask Sport Inc. community as experts and leaders in the development and delivery of quality evidence-based sport medicine and sport science programs and services.

Duties and Key Responsibilities:
Located out of our Regina office and reporting to the Manager of Sport Medicine Programs and Services, you will be responsible for providing assistance to the Manager with the day-to-day operation and administration of our sport medicine programs and services. You will also be responsible for the development and maintenance of the Council’s website, newsletter, and external/internal communication duties. Other responsibilities shall be assigned at the discretion of the Executive Director and the Manager of Medicine Programs.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or Diploma (Business/Sports Administration/Kinesiology) or a significant combination of education and work experience in related fields
  • Well-developed relationship building and inter-personal skills
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills (including presentation and report writing) and the ability to communicate to diverse stakeholders through a variety of mediums
  • Strong leadership, organizational and administrative skills
  • Proven ability to work in a team environment in leadership, mentoring, or support role
  • Ability to function at a high level with multiple competing priorities and deadlines
  • High level of familiarity and effectiveness with online platforms, technology and computer applications including the full suite of Microsoft Office programs
  • Must be willing to travel, have a valid driver’s license, and be able to work flexible hours. This may include, from time-to-time, evenings and weekends
  • Clean Criminal Record Check including the Vulnerable Sector component
  • Knowledge of the Saskatchewan Lottery and Sask Sport Inc sector, as well as the programs and services of the SMSCS.

Tentative Start Date:
October 1, 2021

Deadline for Applications:
August 15, 2021
Applicants are thanked in advance for their interest; however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

Compensation:
We offer an attractive salary, pension, and benefits package (health, dental, vacation) which will commensurate with the skill-set and experience of the successful candidate.

Please submit your resume, cover letter, and three references to:

Mark Henry, Executive Director
Sport Medicine and Science Council of Saskatchewan
2205 Victoria Ave., Regina, SK S4P 0S4
Email: smcs@sasktel.net