Job Posting - Communications Manager

“Speed Skating Canada” - The most successful winter sport in Canada is seeking applications for the position of Communications Manager.

Reporting to the Director General, the Communication Manager will be responsible for coordinating all activities in media and public relations including the management of the organisation’s website. This individual will also assist the Director General with sponsor servicing initiatives.

The successful candidates will have the following qualifications:

- bilingual, with excellent communications skills both written and oral

- three years related experience

- ability to manage production of marketing and communication materials

- strong organizational skills

- experience working with volunteers

- experience in website management

- familiar with the amateur sport marketing and communication environment


Salary will be commensurate with experience. Candidates should forward their resume to:

Director General

Speed Skating Canada

2781 Lancaster Road suite 402

Ottawa, Ontario K1B 1A7

Fax: 613-260-3660

Email: ssc@speedskating.ca

Deadline for receipt of applications is May 26th, 2006.