Job Application - Incredible Ice LLC

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Figure Skating Director

Position: Figure Skating Director
Reports to: General Manager
Department: Figure
Location: Florida Panthers IceDen
Scope and Nature of Role:
The Figure Skating Directors objective is to forecast, plan, and manage all aspects of the Figure department. The goal is to produce a successful figure skating program that organically grows athletes through proper progression and development, accomplished through appropriate staffing, coaching, programming (on/off the ice) and complete customer satisfaction.
Essential Responsibilities:
• Achieves financial objectives by preparing an annual operating budget; scheduling expenditures; analyzing variances
• Manage the Panthers Skating Academy (PSA) in all aspects of program development, scheduling, and execution of the program
• Manage instructors/guest instructors which include proper recruiting, scheduling, lesson planning, coaches meetings, payroll and employee issues
• Host and run all major Professional Skaters Association (PSA) and United States Figure Skating Association (USFS) events that they allow throughout the season
• Oversee the Learn the Skate program
• Oversee the progression levels and advanced placement of the Learn to Play program
• Direct Camp Incredible for ten weeks each summer
• Oversee the training and scheduling of figure monitors
• Oversee two major competitions each year: South Florida Challenge and Sun Shine State Games
• Oversee the Holiday Show to include all planning, scheduling of rehearsal practices and execution of the show
• Be an active board member of the Panthers Figure Skating Club
• Other duties as assigned
Job Skills and Requirements:
• Bachelor’s degree in sports management (or related field) desired with five years of experience in ice-related sports and activities
• Ability to communicate effectively with employees, instructors, and customers
• Be on the ice during classes and assist in classes when necessary
• Talk with parents – address concerns and questions and take time with a problem skater
• Keep coaches happy – class rotation, private lesson referrals, and incentives
• Move skaters to appropriate classes & evaluate skaters frequently
• Be organized at all times
• Flexibility to work all Panthers IceDen events, and irregular hours (late nights, weekends, and holidays) as required