Call for applications Pointe-Claire Canoe Kayak Club

The Pointe-Claire Canoe-Kayak Club and the City of Pointe-Claire are looking for volunteer candidates to sit on the Board of Directors for the following period (January 2023 to December 31, 2025).

The Pointe-Claire Canoe-Kayak Club is a recognized non-profit paramunicipal organization.

At the Pointe-Claire Canoe-Kayak Club, athletes are at the heart of what we do. The Pointe-Claire Canoe-Kayak Club is committed to developing and promoting a club culture of excellence by:

  • Focus on helping all sprint canoe-kayak athletes grow and achieve their potential.
  • To offer all members programs that are safe, structured and adapted to their level.
  • Create a sense of belonging among all members

The Pointe-Claire Canoe-Kayak Club is recognized in Quebec and Canada for its innovation, leadership and performance, positioning itself through the quality of its coaching and supervision. She is an active member of Canoe Kayak Quebec and Canoe Kayak Canada.

The general mandate of the Club is described as follows:

  • Encourage and promote competitive sprint canoe and kayak activities to residents of Pointe-Claire and the West Island in general.

Without limiting the generality of the preceding paragraph, the Club will fulfill the following roles:

  • Make recommendations to the Pointe-Claire City Council regarding the services offered, the needs and expectations of citizens, as well as future investments to facilitate the fulfillment of the mandate;
  • Manage fundraising events and financial support programs offered to athletes of the Pointe-Claire Canoe-Kayak Team to facilitate their participation in competitions at the regional, provincial, national (Canadian) and international levels, in accordance with any policy or program approved for this purpose by resolution of the municipal council;
  • Provide advice, expertise and recommendations on specific issues arising from the exercise of its general mandate;
  • Provide governance and policy oversight within the framework of its rules and regulations and its agreement with the City of Pointe-Claire.

Applicants with the following experience and availability are encouraged to apply:

  • Have relevant experience in the field of sports or sports management, either voluntary or professional,
  • Have experience in finance, accounting, commerce or marketing,
  • Have experience in the educational, medical or paramedical fields,
  • Have experience in the legal, communication or technical professions,
  • Have other relevant experiences to bring to the table,
  • Be able to work in a team,
  • Be available to actively participate in Club activities.
  • Being a resident of Pointe-Claire will be considered an asset.

Your application must include an up-to-date resume and a cover letter demonstrating your interest in being appointed to the Club’s Board of Directors. Please send your application no later than November 30 to the attention of the Department of Culture, Sports, Recreation and Community Development at récré[email protected]

Information: 514 630-1300, ext. 1327.

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