Swim Manitoba, Board of Directors, Director at Large

Organization Details
Organization Name: Swim Natation Manitoba
Address: 145 Pacific Ave
Winnipeg MB  R3B 2Z6
Website: https://www.swimmanitoba.mb.ca/
Organizational Description: Swim Natation Manitoba's mission is to provide innovative leadership in the development, promotion, and delivery of competitive swimming for all ages.

Swim Natation Manitoba is the governing body of competitive swimming in Manitoba.

Our vision is to elevate swimming in Manitoba to international recognition through dynamic leadership, collaboration, and partnerships.

We are a not-for-profit organization funded by registration and swim related fees, fundraising and grants from Sport Manitoba. SNM is governed by an elected Board of Directors.

The office and programs of Swim Manitoba are managed by the
Executive Director, Technical Director, and Business Manager.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Volunteer Opportunity ID: 4529
Description of Duties:

Candidates for election to the Board of Directors (Board) of Swim Natation Manitoba are qualified and skilled persons capable of, and committed to, providing effective leadership to SNM.

The Candidate, if elected, agrees to abide by the Board & Committee Code of Conduct.

Swim Manitoba represents a diverse population throughout the province, therefore, seeks reflective representation on the board.

Skills Required:

Background in:

1. Strategic Planning

2. Human Resource Management

3. Accounting and Account Management Background

4. Risk Management

5. Marketing, Communications

6. Sponsorship and Fundraising

7. Competitive Speed Swimming knowledge/background are assets, although not critical.

SNM is open to all qualified applicants.

Skills Gained/Related Careers:

Roberts Rules of Order usage
Policy development
Planning and Budget
Event / Marketing
Not for Profit

Age: 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment:
Remote Volunteering

Virtual / in-person 8 Board meetings per year, with possibility of committee opportunities. 3 yr of term.
Board meetings are 1.5 - 2 hours pending topics and time of season.
Attend annual award celebration.
Attend future Annual General Meetings.

Location of volunteer opportunity: Winnipeg
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? Yes
Will cost be reimbursed? Yes
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? Yes
Will cost be reimbursed? Yes
Opportunity is available to candidates that: Uses a mobility device
French speaking / Bilingual (French and English)
Organization will provide: Training/Orientation
How to Apply: Email: swim.ed@sportmanitoba.ca
Closing Date: May 24, 2024
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