Executive Director – Hemophilia Ontario

About Hemophilia Ontario
Hemophilia Ontario is a provincially incorporated charitable organization and a member of the Canadian Hemophilia Society. Alongside dedicated staff, Hemophilia Ontario is largely volunteer-driven with a volunteer Board of Directors and volunteer regional councils. An inherited bleeding disorder is a serious condition that affects the ability of blood to clot, which can result in rapid or prolonged bleeding on the onset, with the potential for joint damage and other serious medical issues. Established in 1956, Hemophilia Ontario’s mission is to strive to improve the health and quality of life for all people with inherited bleeding disorders, and to find a cure. Hemophilia Ontario pursues this mission through strategic objectives that have been clearly defined by our stakeholders and endorsed by the Board. We are an evolving organization that seeks to achieve our vision of a better life for all affected by a bleeding disorder.

Position Profile
The Executive Director is the senior staff position in Hemophilia Ontario. He/she has oversight responsibility for all aspects of the organization’s operations including client service programs, volunteer relationship and development, representation to the government and the private sectors, fund development, administration and management of staff. The Executive Director is responsible for team leadership, facilitating effective partnerships and communication among volunteers, staff, and the community including the Canadian Hemophilia Society.

Duties and Responsibilities
Reporting to the Board, the Executive Director is responsible for the implementation of the strategic plan of Hemophilia Ontario. This includes but is not limited to, the ongoing administration of all programs, events and services delivered by Hemophilia Ontario. Key responsibilities include supervision of day-to-day operations and staff of Hemophilia Ontario, communication, sustainability, fiscal management, negotiation, fundraising, awareness activities, advocacy to the government, and community outreach and support.


  • A university degree in a relevant discipline.
  • Minimum of five years’ experience in the not-for-profit sector or health care field.
  • Proven ability with program delivery, fundraising, and writing grants and proposals.
  • Demonstrated ability in communication and collaboration with government and corporate officials and stakeholders.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license and a reliable vehicle.
  • Proficiency in communications and public relations including social media.
  • Leadership and volunteer development skills.
  • Human resources administration and management experience.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and QuickBooks.
  • A strategic thinker who has the ability to challenge conventional approaches with creative and innovative solutions.

We offer a competitive annual salary.

Some travel is required to fulfill responsibilities, including board or stakeholder meetings and public events.

This is a full-time position with the understanding that occasional evenings and weekends are required.

We are an equal opportunity employer.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those to be interviewed will be contacted.

Please forward your application to secretary@hemophilia.on.ca

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