Director, Communications & Marketing

Director, Communications and Marketing

Medical Council of Canada (MCC)


Rigorously protecting Canadians while sustaining public confidence in our physicians, that’s the essence of the MCC’s story.

For over 100 years, the MCC has played an important role in assuring Canadians that their doctors, wherever they are in Canada and whatever their area of clinical practice, meet the same demanding, consistent standards. As an internationally recognized leader in the assessment of physicians, the MCC does not rest on its laurels. It continues to grow and to develop new and innovative products and services enhancing the MCC’s impact on ensuring safe patient care in Canada and around the globe.

The communications and marketing team has been key to the MCC’s growth and evolution and will continue to be an important enabler in the future.

As the Director, Communications & Marketing, reporting to the CEO, you will be a core member of the senior executive team.  You will contribute to all corporate, operational, and strategic discussions, and guide, coach and mentor a talented team to excel.  Your scope will be broad and varied, covering internal and external communications, media relations, issues management, and marketing and branding.  You will also help to further strengthen and expand strategic stakeholder engagement by leading and supporting key interactions with learners, regulators, medical schools and educators, and national, medical and health organizations.

As the ideal candidate, you are an exceptional leader and manager, a supportive and engaged team player and a boldly strategic and creative communicator and marketer.  Colleagues value your composure, counsel and ability to bring clarity to complexity. You are a savvy, insightful and fluently bilingual professional who knows the great potential, as well as the limitations, of traditional, new and emerging communications and marketing platforms, tools and techniques. 

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those under consideration for the role will be contacted.