Job Opportunities

Title: Marketing & Event Coordinator

Type of Position: Temporary full-time (30 hours per week)

We're looking for an energetic and outgoing person to be the face of our sports leagues this summer!  Having a sports background is an asset, but an interest in meeting new people and interacting with players is a must.

Start Date: June 15, 2020

End Date: August 28, 2020

Hours of Work:

  • Monday to Thursday (7.5 hours/day)
  • Some evening work required based on event schedule

Location: Various sport facilities around Victoria (vehicle an asset). Admin work – remote

Responsibilities (on-site at events):

Educate participants re: COVID-19 Safety Plan and sport specific Return to Play game modifications

Facilitate volleyball, basketball, soccer and multi-sport leagues and events, include setting up/taking down equipment, organizing signage/displays, greeting/interacting with participants. 

Interact with league participants and facilitate a positive community atmosphere.

Responsibilities (Admin in office):

Prepare league schedules & enter results online. Social media updates. Respond to customer and facility inquiries. Assist with marketing initiatives. Help recruit/train/supervise event staff and volunteers.  

Requirements:

A keen interest in recreational sports; excellent verbal and written communication skills; a positive attitude and outgoing personality; effective time-management and multi-tasking skills

Experience in sport administration or event management preferred, but not necessary.  More importantly, the successful candidates will be outgoing, organized, have a positive attitude, be able to work independently and as part of a team. 

Experience recruiting, training, and supervising staff and volunteers is also beneficial

  • Standard First Aid
  • Valid BC Driver’s Licence

Compensation: $18/hour

Posting closes: Friday June 12th at 4:30 p.m.

To apply for this opportunity, please send resume and cover letter to Urban Rec Victoria – Managing Partner: Josh Taylor [email protected]. Posting closes Friday June 12th at 4:30 p.m. Call 250-589-9378 if you have any questions.