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    • Job Notice: High Performance Director, Nordiq Canada

      April 11, 2019

      Nordiq Canada is seeking a world-class High Performance Director (HPD) to lead the development and execution of our High Performance vision and plan and ultimately drive the success of the Olympic and Paralympic programs.


      Responsible for athletes targeted as NextGen up to and including those competing at Games and World Championships, the HPD will build and maintain a culture of excellence and develop the systems, plans and accountabilities necessary to lead the High Performance vision.


      The HPD will exercise exceptional communication and leadership skills in working closely with coaches, HP program staff, Sport Science Sport Medicine Innovation (SSSMI), clubs, Divisions (provincial and territorial associations), Training Centres, funding partners and others to deliver an aligned, world-class High Performance program and all elements within the program.


      Administratively, the HPD is responsible for the preparation and management of High Performance budgets and is accountable for the operation and expenditures of the High Performance program and its staff. The HPD will be based at the beautiful Canmore Nordic Centre in Canmore, AB.

      Job description is available here

      Contact Shane Pearsall, CEO, for more information (
      [email protected]; 403-678-6791, ext 38). Deadline for application (cover letter and resume) is April 26, 2019.