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Board Member

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Expression of Interest for Board Member
(Volunteer, 2 Year Term with maximum 3 terms)
Two vacancies to be filled.

The Canada Games Centre is a national leading multi-purpose recreation and sport facility providing a centre for the community, promoting healthy and active living for citizens and a major sports training and competition facility in Atlantic Canada.

Position Summary:

The Canada Games Centre is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors who operates the facility through a management agreement with the City of Halifax. The Board of Directors are collectively accountable for the performance of the organization in relation to its mission and strategic objectives and for the effective stewardship of the financial and human resources of the organization. Board members are responsible for acting in the best interests of the organization, striving to fulfill the mission and achieve the objectives set out. We are seeking individuals with a passion for making a difference in the community and professional experience in financial and sponsorship areas and sport involvement.

Principle Duties: 

  • Prepare for, attend, and participate in board meetings
  • Prepare for, attend and participate in sub-committee meetings.
  • Monitor the performance of the organization
  • Approve the budget and monitor financial performance
  • Keep informed about community issues relevant to the Society

Time Commitment: 4-5 hours/month (meetings, preparation, consultation)

Application Instructions: Interested candidates should apply in writing with a resume and the application form via email to:

Deadline for applications is February 28, 2018 by 4pm.

The Selection Committee will be reviewing all applications. Only those selected for an interview with be contacted further. There will be no appeal process or any information shared about applicants.

This opportunity is now closed