Full-Time General Manager with Biathlon Alberta

Biathlon Alberta based in Canmore / Calgary, Alberta, is seeking applications for a Full-Time General Manager


• Familiarity with Simply Accounting
• Communication
• Planning / Event Coordination
• Interpersonal skills / Logistics Management
• Analytical thinking


  • Possess strong interpersonal skills, organizational expertise, and be
  • team focused
  • Ability to motivate, build trust, and gain the confidence of athletes,
  • Coaches, Boards of provincial clubs, Biathlon Alberta
  • Board, Alberta Sport Connection, Biathlon Canada and other
  • stakeholders
  • Must be self-motivated, entrepreneurial, and be able to work with
  • little supervision
  • Demonstrate ethical qualities and work to instill the virtues of fair
  • play and sportsmanship in all aspects of the program
  • Significant experience in sport management and / or Biathlon
  • Leadership
  • Must be willing to travel to weekend events several time per year
  • Maintain a current firearms Possession and Acquisition License
  • (PAL) and Class 4 Drivers License (ability to obtain ASAP)
  • Familiarization of the National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP)
  • Familiarization with Zone4 an asset


  • Work in a team environment and liaise with the Biathlon Alberta Board and Biathlon Canada
  • Grant applications and reporting for Alberta Sport Connection
  • Publish and Maintain results, annual calendar, website and social media
  • Bookkeeping and Financials (annual budget)
  • Attend monthly Biathlon Alberta phone-in Board Meetings BATC management responsibilities
  • Maintain Biathlon Alberta equipment ie Air rifles borrowing program, Biathlon Alberta Van and Timing Equipment.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with community organizations and other stakeholders


Permanent Full-Time position


Commensurate with experience and ranges from $42,000 to $54,000


The competition closes on August 31, 2018. Please submit your cover letter and resume by email to Karin Kaarsoo - president@biathlon.ca in confidence. Interviews will be conducted as qualified applications are received.

Walter Woodroffe-Brown