candidate ›  job search > job search results > job details

job details

Canadian Corporate Counsel Association

Executive Director


Downtown Toronto Posted Apr 121569662

Company Information

The Canadian Corporate Counsel Association (CCCA) is the only member organization in Canada providing a dedicated national forum and voice for the in-house counsel profession.  Established in 1988 as a conference of the Canadian Bar Association, CCCA is more than five thousand members strong and growing rapidly. Our membership consists of in-house counsel employed in virtually every industry in Canada, encompassing public and private businesses, non-profit organizations, municipalities and crown corporations, in addition to associate members from law firms whose support and expertise enrich our educational programs and events.

Job Description

The Executive Director, reporting to the Executive Committee of the CCCA, will be responsible for the overall management, finances and day-to-day operations of CCCA.  (S)he will support and coordinate the work of the CCCA Executive Committee in delivering the strategic plan, member relations, communications, external relations, and programs and services for in-house counsel including a national conference and Certification program offered in conjunction with Rotman. The Executive Director will also be a member of the CBA Management Team and contribute to the leadership of the CBA.


The successful candidate will have excellent general management and leadership skills and a demonstrable ability to motivate people, develop consensus and collaboration and build a strong working relationship with volunteers.  You must be able to develop an organic understanding of the in-house legal community in Canada and the competitive marketplace, develop an intimate understanding of the CCCA as a national organization and maintain a close relationship with the CCCA local sections and the CBA Branches.  Excellent communication skills and the ability to synthesize issues and convey ideas clearly and succinctly are required attributes.

Contact Information

Canadian Corporate Counsel Association
Tracy Dallas
Director of Operations