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Career Opportunities at the Conference Board

The Conference Board of Canada is a private, not for profit, knowledge-based organization that employs a superb complement of staff including economists, researchers, event organizers, facilitators, and an ace support team, all with varied expertise. Many of our employees hold masters or PhD degrees from leading Canadian and international universities, with backgrounds in business, the public sector, academia, and not-for-profits.

The Board offers a stimulating and professional work environment. According to the 2015 Employee Engagement Survey, the top factors of engagement for employees at The Conference Board of Canada are the strong and enjoyable collegial relationships with colleagues, the flexible and stimulating work environment, and the amount of open and honest dialogue with managers. We are delighted to have been recognized eight times in recent years as one of the Top Employers in the National Capital Region.

To apply for any of the current opportunities, please click on the appropriate link below.

The Conference Board of Canada welcomes applications from people with disabilities. If you require a specific accommodation because of a disability or a medical need in order to participate in any aspect of the selection process, please let Human Resources know.

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President and Chief Executive Officer

With the decision of the current Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Dr. Daniel F. Muzyka to retire in June 2018, The Conference Board of Canada’s Board of Directors now seeks a new CEO.  Poised to inherit a dedicated professional team and an unparalleled brand in Canada as the most trusted source for quality, independent economic, social and policy insights, the next CEO must be an accomplished executive with the business acumen and big picture vision to transform the organization for tomorrow. Building on the Conference Board’s excellent reputation, the role will appeal to a visionary leader who values Canada’s productivity and prosperity and how the Conference Board’s work and insights can help build Canada’s competitiveness and capacity in all sectors.  The role is based in Ottawa and requires travel across the country.

For a detailed overview of this position and candidate specifications please refer to this document.  To find out more about this opportunity and to apply please contact Spencer Stuart directly at

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We wish to thank all applicants for their interest in The Conference Board of Canada. Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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