We’re looking for a NEW Executive Director!

 Job title:
Executive Director, Triathlon Nova Scotia

Job Summary:

Triathlon Nova Scotia (TNS) is seeking a knowledgeable, passionate and proactive individual for the position of Executive Director.

Reporting to, and taking direction from, the Board of Directors the Executive Director is responsible for the management and day-to-day operations of Triathlon Nova Scotia including providing overall management and leadership in implementing Board policy in a manner consistent with the mission and goals of TNS to ensure positive experiences for participants in TNS events in the province.


  • Related undergraduate degree/diploma in a related field, or several years related experience;
  • Experience in managing a not-for-profit community or provincial sport organization, or program;
  • Experience in initiating, planning, implementing, and evaluating programs and services as they relate to the position;
  • Demonstrated skill in initiating and maintaining effective relationships with Canadian and Provincial sport organizations and community organizations;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills;
  • Excellent organizational skills with attention to detail, the ability to multitask and meet tight deadlines without compromising quality;
  • Facility with the usual office-related computer applications.

Please refer to the Job Description on website (www.triathlonnovascotia.ca) for more details.

Your application should clearly demonstrate that you meet all the above qualifications and must include a covering letter and your CV including experience and education.

Applications may be mailed to:

  • “Executive Director application”, Triathlon Nova Scotia, 5516 Spring Garden Rd, 4th Floor, Halifax, NS, B3J 1G6
  • or submitted via email to: triathlon@sportnovascotia.ca

Application deadline: 5:00p.m., March 4, 2018

Only applicants selected for interview will be contacted. Candidates successful at the interview stage will be required to provide 3 references.

The successful candidate will be expected to start on or before March 26, 2018.