Director, Member Experience

Never has there been a more exciting time to join Girl Guides of Canada (GGC)! Under the direction of a passionate and inspirational CEO, the organization is embarking on dramatic revitalization. As Director, Member Experience, this is your opportunity to partner with her in creating the strategy and building the experiences that will realize All She Can Be, a new value proposition for staff, our 20,000 volunteers and 74,000 girls across Canada.

Girl Guides of Canada–Guides du Canada is the leading member organization for girls encouraging personal development and leadership. Through challenging and stimulating opportunities we fulfill our Mission to enable girls to be confident, resourceful and courageous, and to make a difference in the world.

You will lead a team in the delivery of quality programs, initiatives and events that are relevant and impactful and reflect the voices of what girls want and need today. You will be instrumental in ensuring the growth of Advocacy at GGC so that we are recognized as the expert for thought leadership on current issues impacting girls and young women, and you will focus on the renewal of the Girls First initiative, our core program.

In addition, you will collaborate with Marketing, Communications and Strategic Partnerships to identify and steward partnerships with external organizations to support the development and delivery of programs such as corporate partners, government agencies.

We are looking for thought leaders who have followed their passion for serving youth by developing innovative and impactful programs, by leading and motivating staff and volunteers to deliver on a common vision, and by participating on leadership teams to influence and facilitate change. Engaging and leveraging the creativity and commitment of our volunteers will be an important ingredient in your success, along with your proven ability to build exceptional relationships.

You are invited to forward your resume to ducharmegroup@sympatico.ca or to inquire on a confidential basis, please call Lynda Ducharme 416-481-7221. Application deadline is January 27, 2017 but we encourage early submissions as our evaluation process is ongoing. All qualified candidates will be contacted directly.

Upon request, Girl Guides of CanadaGuides du Canada will make available reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities during the recruitment process.


Director, Talent

Never has there been a more exciting time to join Girl Guides of Canada! Under the direction of a passionate and inspirational CEO, the organization is embarking on dramatic revitalization. As Director, Talent, this is your opportunity to partner with her by creating and implementing change management strategies that will redefine structure and create alignment of policies and practices nationally.  Your mandate will be to deliver talent management solutions that support the achievement of new strategic priorities and inspire excellence and engagement of 400 staff and 20,000 volunteers as they deliver programs to over 74,000 girls and young women.

Girl Guides of Canada–Guides du Canada is the leading member organization for girls encouraging personal development and leadership. Through challenging and stimulating opportunities we fulfill our Mission to enable girls to be confident, resourceful and courageous, and to make a difference in the world.

The Director, Talent will  assume responsibility for implementing a full suite of innovative HR programs and policies that will include  change management, recruitment/retention, compensation, leadership and career development, training, succession planning, recognition, and performance management. The goal is to not only influence a strong organizational culture of employee and volunteer collaboration, inclusion and creativity, but also build an infrastructure that motivates and retains top talent.

We are looking for seasoned professionals who have functioned as strategic HR partners to create and deliver innovative programs in multi-tiered non-profit organizations. Both strategic and tactical, you have designed and implemented organizational structures that respond to new priorities, you are a dynamic and engaging relationship builder, known as a trusted advisor who will quickly earn the respect of your peers, staff and volunteers when providing advice to resolve complex problems and effectively manage change.

You are invited to forward your resume to ducharmegroup@sympatico.ca or to inquire on a confidential basis, please call Lynda Ducharme 416-481-7221. Application deadline is January 27, 2017 but we encourage early submissions as our evaluation process is ongoing. All qualified candidates will be contacted directly.

Upon request, Girl Guides of CanadaGuides du Canada will make available reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities during the recruitment process.