The Scotiabank Centre, managed by Events East Group, is the largest multipurpose facility in Atlantic Canada, serving as the region’s premier venue for major entertainment and sporting events and the nucleus of major event activity in Nova Scotia. Having hosted the world’s top performers, homegrown talent, best in class athletes and many performers in between, Scotiabank Centre has been a source for community vibrancy and pride for almost 40 years. With a seating capacity of more than 10,000 and the versatility to accommodate a range of events, Scotiabank Centre hosts between 450,000-500,000 attendees each year and is home to the Halifax Mooseheads, the Halifax Hurricanes, and the Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo.
We are currently seeking an inspired individual to join our Scotiabank Centre senior management team in the leadership role of Senior Director Event Operations.
Reporting to the President & CEO, the Senior Director Event Operations will have a two-pronged measure for success. The first, a primary focus on ensuring all components of event delivery and operations are executed at exemplary level resulting in an extraordinary “Fan Experience” for all guests. The second, working with a highly competent team to support the development and implementation of a strategic multi-year approach to event attraction.
15+ years of event development and operational experience within the sports and entertainment industry
Proven track record of developing and leading high performing teams in a similar environment
Successful style in motivating employees to work in a safe and efficient manner
Demonstrated executive leadership in organizations
Ability to create and lever partnerships
Strategic, creative and forward-thinking visionary
Great team leader who thrives in a collaborative environment
Passionate about inspiring those around you to be their best through coaching and mentorship
Ability to collaborate with others to advance decisions in the organization
Demonstrated ability to implement long-term strategies from concept stage through to implementation and evaluation
Located in the heart of downtown, Scotiabank Centre is the largest multipurpose facility in Atlantic Canada, serving as the region’s premier venue for major entertainment and sporting events and the hub of major event activity in Nova Scotia. With seating of over 10,000 specifically designed for versatility and to accommodate some of the largest events, Scotiabank Centre has a rich history of attr...acting and hosting world-class events.
Scotiabank Centre is more than just a great facility...
As part of the integrated Halifax World Trade and Convention Centre complex, the Scotiabank Centre can play a valuable part in any type of major convention, meeting or exposition. It overlooks the beautiful Halifax Harbour and is surrounded by the delightful mix of nearby shops, restaurants, 2,400 first-class hotel rooms and attractions that distinguish Halifax as a city of character and style.