February 11, 208 – The Canadian Olympic Committee (COC), a national, private, not-for-profit organization committed to sport excellence is seeking a full-time Manager, Olympic Preparation. The application deadline is March 12, 2008.
Position: Manager Olympic Preparation
Job Description: The overall purpose of this position is to develop and implement customized Olympic Podium Preparation (OPPP) programs elements for both the summer and winter Olympic Games by working closely with National Sport Federations.
This position would be of interest to Olympic athletes, coaches or individuals who have significant experience within the Canadian Sport system at the high performance level, along with:
– Understanding, recognition and respect for the roles, responsibilities and pressures of athletes, coaches and NSFs; and
– A commitment to continuing to strengthen the relationship with athletes, coaches and NSFs in order to achieve Olympic Podium success.
The position would report directly to the Director, Olympic Preparation working out of the COC’s Ottawa office.
Bilingualism would be a considerable asset in this position.
Confidential applications should be sent by mail or e – mail by 12 March 2008 to:
Canadian Olympic Committee “Manager, Olympic Preparation” position Suite 1400, 85 Albert Street, Ottawa, Ontario K1P 6A4. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Job description details – please see COC website here. No telephone calls please. We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.