Executive Director Job Posting

The Alberta Kodokan Black Belt Association (Judo Alberta) seeks an enthusiastic individual to manage correspondence, coordinate reporting requirements, and develop relationships crucial to Judo Alberta while understanding the requirements of the executive, and to assist in the direction of programs.
This position will be based out of the Percy Page Center in Edmonton, Alberta. This position will be based on a 20 hours/week schedule.
In addition to managing and coordinating, the successful applicant will be expected to provide leadership, direction, and information to all members of Judo Alberta and perspective members.
As an Executive Director you will with work with the Judo Alberta Executive and committee chairs to:

  • Handle on going association administration.
  • Communication with membership.
  • Assist and participate in development and delivery of marketing plan.
  • Apply for grants and scholarships.
  • Seek Funding opportunities for the association in both the private and public sectors.
  • Participating in and plan meetings.
  • Liaise with other Alberta provincial sport associations, other Provincial/ Territorial Judo associations and Judo Canada, to get ideas on how to improve the operations of Judo Alberta.
  • Coordinate the completion of the Annual Profile Grant Application.

We are looking for a creative multi-tasker with 5 years or more experience working in a sport-minded setting. You should have an interest in being a part of a strong and functional executive and be good at building relationships. A background in non-profit organizations would also be an asset. Wage will be between $26 000 and $31 000.
If this sounds like the position for you, please forward your resume to Kelly Thornton, President of Judo Alberta before midnight December 6, 2013. Email –kellyt4d@telus.net .

The full job description can be found here.