Today: Last Update:

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  • Golden Opportunities: Business Opportunities Across The Olympic Movement


    02/10/08

    (ATR) Golden Opportunities is ATR's guide to business opportunities across the Olympic Movement. This week, there are several opportunities with Vancouver 2010 and London 2012.

    Vancouver 2010

    Food and Beverage Program for Athlete Villages
    Closing: February 15, 2008
    This Request for Expressions of Interest and Statement of Qualifications is issued by VANOC to prequalify Food Service Contractors capable of providing design advice, implementation, management and operation of the food service program within the two Athletes' Villages; one in Whistler and a second in Vancouver.

    Call for Artists: Vancouver Convention Centre Expansion Project, Public Art Program
    Closing: February 18, 2008
    Professional artists are invited to submit their credentials for consideration by VCCEP. Artists who are experienced in creating large, permanent, urban scale works for interior and exterior locations and artists who have worked in collaborative projects are invited to enter. With one exception, this Call is restricted to Canadian artists (artists born in Canada or permanent residents of Canada).

    The Supply and Delivery of Heat Exchangers
    Closing: February 19, 2008
    Quotations are invited for the supply of heat exchangers for the City of Vancouver's Neighborhood Energy Utility (NEU) proposed district heating system for the Southeast False Creek (SEFC) and Olympic Village in Vancouver as set out herein in Schedule A, for the City of Vancouver.

    The Supply of Controls and Energy Metering
    Closing: February 19, 2008
    Quotations are invited for the supply, testing and commissioning of controls and energy metering equipment (or components) for the City of Vancouver's Neighborhood Utility Energy (NEU) district heating system for the Southeast False Creek (SEFC) & Olympic Village in Vancouver, BC.

    2010 Olympic Games Portal
    Closing: February 22, 2008
    Bell Canada (Bell) is seeking a proponent or proponents capable of working with Bell and the VANOC to revise the existing portal platform for vancouver2010.com and help VANOC fulfill its online strategy from 2008 through Games-time in 2010.

    Food and Beverage Program Services for all Venues
    Closing: February 22, 2008
    This Request for Expressions of Interest and Statement of Qualifications is issued by VANOC to prequalify Food Service Contractors capable of providing design advice, implementation, management and operation of the food service program for all competition and non-competition sites.

    Perimeter Intrusion Detection System

    Closing: February 25, 2008
    The Purpose of this Request for Proposal (RFP) is to seek a qualified Contractor to implement electronic security services that provide intrusion detection and assessment for the major venues of the 2010 Olympic Games in British Columbia.

    Community Wireless Broadband Initiative
    Closing: February 26, 2008
    The City of Vancouver invites interested and qualified parties, including commercial vendors, service providers, non-profit organizations and community groups to submit expressions of interest in response to this Request for Expressions of Interest for a Community Wireless Broadband Initiative.

    Licensees for Housewares
    Closing: February 26, 2008
    The Vancouver Organizing Committee for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (“VANOC”) intends to prequalify potential licensees for the non-exclusive manufacturing, sale and distribution of licensed Housewares carrying VANOC trademarks and branding as detailed in this Request for Expressions of Interest and Statements of Qualifications.

    Licensees for Winter Sports Equipment
    Closing: February 26, 2008
    The Vancouver Organizing Committee for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (“VANOC”) intends to prequalify potential licensees for the non-exclusive manufacturing, sale and distribution of licensed Winter Sporting Equipment carrying VANOC trademarks and branding as detailed in this Request for Expressions of Interest and Statements of Qualifications.

    Integrated Security Services
    Closing: March 11, 2008
    This Request for Expressions of Interest and Statement of Qualifications is issued by VANOC to pre-qualify security firms with the capability and experience in providing integrated security services. The required services are broad and include mobile patrols, static deployment, asset protection, and alarm response and monitoring located at various venues in the Vancouver and Whistler areas.

    2009 and 2010 Cultural Olympiad Events Co-Presentation
    Closing: April 30, 2008
    This Call for Proposals is issued by VANOC to obtain proposals from cultural organizations who wish to participate with VANOC as part of the 2009 and/or 2010 Cultural Olympiad.

    View the Vancouver 2010 Job Opportunities page to search volunteer and full-time positions.

    Vancouver2010 offers RSS feeds for daily updated job and procurement opportunities.

    London 2012

    Assistant Venue Project Manager
    Closing: February 14, 2008
    This appointment is for an Assistant Venue Project Manager who brings a good understanding of Project Management related processes and expertise and will work closely with our Venue Project Managers to support the on time, on budget and to specification delivery of those Venues.

    Assistant Overlay Designer
    Closing: February 15, 2008
    Exciting position for an Architectural graduate with the passion to work for the London 2012 Olympic Games and Paralympic Games.

    Project Architect (Overlay and Design)
    Closing: February 18, 2008
    An exciting opportunity for a qualified and experienced Architect to lead on the designs for the Overlay (temporary venues and installations) of the 2012 venues

    Procurement Manager

    Closing: February 20, 2008
    We are looking for an exceptional candidate to join our Procurement team. Individuals who have excellent relationship skills, understand how major project procurement works and have experienced it are encouraged to apply.

    Internal Audit Manager
    Closing: February 20, 2008
    Opportunity to be part of the London 2012 team, the role involves working closely with the Head of Risk Assurance on all internal audit matters. Individuals with experience in developing and delivering risk based audit plans, delivering Board level reporting and providing timely advice to the management on risk and assurance matters are encouraged to apply.

    Deputy Head of Security
    Closing: February 22, 2008
    Vacancy for a Deputy Head of Security to manage the development and implementation of robust security strategies and plans and to manage the delivery of the security programs.

    Mapping and Directory Project - London City Strategy Pathfinders (CSP)
    Closing: February 22, 2008
    The London Development Agency, on behalf of the consortia that govern the two London City Strategy Pathfinders is looking for an organization or partnership with proven experience in the research, development and delivery of online database solutions to collate data on publicly-funded employment services in East and West London and deliver it in directory form to both a strategic audience and to employment advisors.

    Check out CompeteFor, part of LOCOG’s new Business Network, which matches companies with thousands of opportunities supplying London 2012 contractors. Companies will be able to advertise through CompeteFor with up to 20 percent of all London 2012 supply chain opportunities expected to go through the system.

    Additional Opportunities

    The English Institute of Sport
    Public Relations and Communications Manager
    Closing: February 15, 2008
    PR and Communications Manager will be involved across the range of EIS communications activities, through website development to media liaison. Must be passionate and proactive, and ready to peak in 2012.

    International Ski Federation
    Public Relations and Marketing for Campaign
    Initial Concept Proposals Due: February 22, 2008
    FIS is looking for a leading international public relations and marketing agency to bid to become the Lead Agency for implementing “Bring Kids Back to the Snow.” The campaign aims to generate passion for snow activities with the younger generations.

    2008 North American Indigenous Games
    Mobile Food and Beverage Vendors
    Closing: February 29, 2008
    Expressions of Interest are being requested from mobile food and beverage vendors who wish to participate in the celebration of sport and culture for the Cowichan 2008 North American Indigenous Games.

    International Canoe Federation
    Submit proposals to present at International Conference on Paddling for Persons with a Disability. The conference, hosted by Canoe Kayak Canada, will take place March 27 to 30, 2008, in Montreal, Canada.
    Click here to submit proposals

    International Cycling Union
    Assistant to Sports Department Manager
    Closing: N/A
    The UCI is looking to hire a native French speaker, with an excellent command of English, to be an assistant to the Sports Department Manager. Responsibilities include managing the department’s administrative tasks and coordinating or actively participating in various department activities.

    Nike
    Crew Members with Nike ACG
    Closing: April 1, 2008
    As part of its ground-breaking Sweetspots project, Nike ACG is offering the opportunity to join the crew on an all-expenses-paid trip to South America to film next winter’s first Sweetspot. The group will consist of a filmer, photographer, director and a journalist to showcase Nike ACG riders in their element.

    FIBA
    Bid Process open for 2014 World Championship
    Letters of Interest must be sent by April 30, 2008