November 30/05 9:57 am - Employment Opportunity
Posted by Editoress on 11/30/05
SPROCKIDS Growth and Development Officer - Ontario Cycling Association
Position Type: Part Time (50%) - three year contract
The Ontario Cycling Association (OCA) is the provincial sport organization governing the sport of Cycling. Members are competitive and recreational cyclists between the ages of 5 and 80. The OCA is seeking a candidate to work with current staff and volunteers to provide leadership for the growth of SPROCKIDS in Ontario.
SPROCKIDS Growth and Development Officer
Oversee and manage all daily operations of the SPROCKIDS programs in Ontario.
* Including the collection of data, membership and program registration, and all client services such as answering the phone, faxing and photocopying services
Prepare a SPROCKIDS start up manual
Increase the number of SPROCKIDS programs in Ontario through solicitation with communities, retailers, clubs and others
Increase the number of SPROCKIDS programs and participants through marketing efforts
Assist in program coordination and execution where necessary
Assist in tracking, processing, and fulfilling information inquiries
Soliciting sponsors specifically for SPROCKIDS in Ontario
Develop relationships with the retail sector servicing the SPROCKIDS community
Publish the SPROCKIDS youth newsletter (including writing, photographs and finding content)
Cross promote SPROCKIDS
Contribute to all general OCA communication materials, including the newsletters, handbooks, the Annual General Meeting Report and the OCA's website.
Assist with planning special events and meetings
Attending events on the OCA's behalf
* As a small association, we expect a team player who will help wherever necessary
Managing Personal Effectiveness
Self-motivated and accountable for results through focused attention on achieving goals; takes action and ownership.
Enjoys multi-tasking in a fast-paced environment with a proven ability to manage a broad workload.
Superior organizational skills in planning and completing projects by agreed deadlines; high attention to detail and accuracy.
Willingness to get the job done, regardless of the extra time and effort it may take
Managing the Business
Demonstrated member focus. Ability to anticipate member's needs and proactively search for solutions to ensure expectations are met or exceeded.
Ability to draw from a repertoire of knowledge, skills, and resources to identify and evaluate issues and opportunities.
Demonstrated interpersonal savvy through working effectively and communicating with a variety of different audiences.
Strong communication skills, both oral and written.
Proficient computer skills; strong knowledge of Microsoft Office
Proven administration experience and skills. At least 3 years work experience, preferably in a not for profit or sports environment
Desire to take the SPROCKIDS on-line training course
Please submit your resume with salary expectations (email preferred - Word Format), by December 16th, 2005. Please add comment on why you desire part time work.
Ontario Cycling Association
1185 Eglinton Ave East, Suite 408