About CCDI

The Canadian Centre for Diversity and Inclusion (CCDI) is a national charity established in 2013 with the mandate of building a more inclusive Canada. We envision a world where all individuals are treated with dignity and respect and where everyone has equal access to opportunities and resources. We believe that diversity, equity, inclusion, accessibility, and justice are essential for building strong and healthy workplaces, schools and communities. We are committed to advocating for these values through education, training and action. By promoting understanding and inclusivity, CCDI strives to create a more equitable and just society for all. Learn more at ccdi.ca.  

The opportunity

The Governance Committee of the Board of Directors of CCDI is currently seeking nominations to join the CCDI Board of Directors. In this capacity, directors will be responsible for oversight of CCDI’s activities, exercising your duty of diligence and care to ensure CCDI achieves its strategic, financial, and operational objectives, while upholding the highest standards of integrity and professionalism.

CCDI is seeking to add three independent directors to its board as follows:

  1. Director with financial literacy and expertise
  2. Director with legal expertise
  3. Director with strategy development, execution and marketing

The ideal candidates would have demonstrated ability working both at a strategic and senior level with private, public sector or non-profits in those respects fields. The candidates will also possess sound decision making and an understanding of and experience with governance and leadership, particularly with a not-for-profit or charity.

Application

CCDI welcomes applications from everyone, and encourages qualified candidates from Indigenous, Black, and other racialized communities, 2SLGBTQI+ people, individuals with disabilities, and other members of equity seeking communities to apply for this role.

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter by November 30, 2023 to the attention of the Chair of the Governance and Nominations Committee, at [email protected].