Griffith Group Executive Search – Senior Consultant

Griffith Group Executive Search – Senior Consultant{

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Griffith Group acknowledges the land upon which we work is the traditional territory of many nations including the Mississaugas of the Credit, the Anishinaabeg, the Chippewa, the Haudenosaunee and the Wendat peoples and is now home to many diverse First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples. We also acknowledge that Toronto, or Tkaronto, is covered by Treaty 13 with the Mississaugas of the Credit.​

Founded by Jane Griffith, Griffith Group provides exceptional retained executive search services to its valued clients. Focused on senior level recruitment, our search team partners with not-for-profit, academic, broader public organizations and private sector companies across Canada and the US to support them with their executive search needs. Griffith Group is deeply rooted in the values of integrity, professionalism, and empowered innovation. 

As recognized experts in recruitment, Griffith Group Executive Search is named on Hunt Scanlon Media's “2022 Top 60 Canadian Recruiters,” and “2021 Top 50 Higher Education Recruiters” rankings.  We are also the only wholly owned Canadian search firm named to the “2022 HR/Diversity Power 65”.

We are committed to supporting, championing, and advancing Indigenization, Equity, Diversity, Inclusion, and Accessibility in the workplace as we engage in identifying top-tier candidates for institutions across the country. Additionally, Griffith Group has been recognized by Canada’s LGBTQ+ Chamber of Commerce (CGLCC) as an accredited Rainbow Registered business.  This national accreditation means that Griffith Group has met stringent standards to ensure that all of our practices are welcoming, accepting, and celebratory of the 2SLGBTQ+ community.

Griffith Group is growing and looking for a Senior Consultant to add to our team. Reporting to Jane Griffith, the Senior Consultant is responsible for managing all aspects of the recruitment process. The Senior Consultant will write candidate briefs and advertisements, manage candidate identification, and be the lead for all recruiting activity including conducting screening interviews. The Senior Consultant will also be asked to interact with clients on behalf of the firm, and to stand in as the lead contact when the Partner involved on the search is unavailable.  

As the ideal candidate you are a strong and sophisticated communicator, have excellent attention to detail, and the ability to show judgment and discretion in handling confidential information. Candidates must possess experience and comfort in ensuring recruitment practices are equitable and inclusive to all candidates, and particularly to equity seeking candidates.   

Griffith Group prides itself on its excellence and a culture that is team focused, inclusive, innovative, and fast paced. There is a strong and engaged commitment to Equity, Diversity and Inclusion across the firm; candidates must have interest in contributing to and continuing this commitment.   

Only candidates who will work towards the collective success of the firm, contribute to Griffith Group’s culture, and build collaborative and respectful relationships with colleagues will be selected for interviews.  

To express interest in this opportunity please apply in confidence to Jane Griffith (    

Griffith Group welcomes and encourages applications from all qualified individuals, including, but not limited to women, Indigenous persons, racialized persons, persons with disabilities and persons of a minority sexual orientation and/or gender identity.  All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. 

In accordance with the provincial legislation, accommodation will be provided by Griffith Group throughout the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process, upon request, to applicants with disabilities. If you require accommodations during the recruitment process, please contact,, and/or  

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

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