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Chief Executive Officer - Gymnastics Canada Gymnastique (GCG)

9 August 2018

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The Organization:

Gymnastics Canada Gymnastique (GCG) works closely with its twelve provincial and territorial federation members and over 700 affiliated clubs to provide a broad range of programs and services to meet the needs of our over 325,000 participants. From athlete development to coach and judge education, GCG sets the operating standards and practices for the sport in Canada. Our mandate is to promote and provide positive and diverse gymnastics experiences through the delivery of quality and safe gymnastics programming.

The Opportunity:

Located in Ottawa and reporting to the Board of Directors, GCG is seeking an outstanding Chief Executive Officer (CEO) to provide leadership and assume overall responsibility for the operation and administration of GCG’s business including human and financial resources. In addition, the CEO is responsible for strategy development, planning, relationship management, revenue generation, and safe sport strategies.

The Fit:

This is an exciting opportunity for an exceptional senior leader who possesses a post secondary degree in a related field (e.g., Sport Management, Business Administration). Masters level is preferred or an equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered. In addition, the ideal candidate will bring a minimum of ten years of professional experience, including at least 5 years of senior management experience with a results-driven focus.  As a strategic thinker, dedicated professional, and self-starter, the successful candidate will have demonstrated success working in a fast-paced and multi-tasked environment that emphasizes time lines and delivery. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated excellent leadership skills that include: clear and effective communications, as well as the promotion and fostering of a team culture consistent with GCG’s values. The candidate should possess a proven track record of building and maintaining positive relationships.

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The Process:

If you have proven leadership experience and believe you possess the appropriate experience and skill set for this position, please submit your resume and covering letter outlining the top-3 reasons why you are the ideal candidate for this position. Applications are to be submitted electronically by August 31, 2018 to:

Carmen Drouin & Associates, Human Resources & Management Consulting

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, however, Canadian Citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. GCG is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from all qualified candidates. In addition, GCG is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs. We thank you for your interest.