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Employer Liaison (Job Developer) - Multiple Locations - ACCES Employment

Sep 17, 2019
Brampton, Ontario

Employer Liaison (Job Developer)
(Multiple Locations)

ACCES Employment is a leading non-profit organization that assists jobseekers from diverse backgrounds. We deliver a range of programs at locations across the GTA and we offer online services to job seekers across Canada and pre-arrival. Serving more than 34,000 jobseekers each year, ACCES delivers customized programs that focus on connecting our clients with leading employers or starting a business in Canada. With over 30 years of experience in the employment services sector, you will be joining a successful organization with an innovative and seasoned staff team.

We are looking for people who thrive in a flexible and fast-paced environment. ACCES offers an excellent benefits package, a RRSP matching program, and an Employee Assistance Program.

This position is mainly responsible for the creation of employment opportunities for ACCES clients. The individual in this position works with the ACCES Employment Consulting team, and will work closely with all community partner agencies and employers.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement marketing and outreach strategy to employers

  • Liaise with community professionals and employers to create competitive jobs and employment opportunities

  • Monitor all placements, oversee training plan development and conduct on-going follow-up to ensure successful employment outcomes for program participants

  • Integrate work with all ACCES staff, in particular with Employment Consultant team and Employer Liaison teams

  • Provide culturally sensitive employment services including intake and assessment, one-to-one and group employment counselling and referrals when required

  • Provide employment preparation and employability group sessions and individual resource centre support when required

  • Arrange job fairs and networking events
  • Other duties as assigned by Management


Qualifications and Experience:

  • Business Degree or equivalent

  • 3 or more years’ experience in job development, employer outreach, employment counseling and/or recruitment

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Understanding of labour market information and trends

  • Experience in the not-for-profit sector and/or employment sector is preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to work and co-operate in a team

  • Strong organizational, planning and time management skills

  • Strong computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Power Point is an asset

  • Able to facilitate group activities

  • Effective networking skills
  • Flexible to work occasional evenings and weekend hours

  • Use of own vehicle is an asset to the job

  • Experience working with internationally trained professionals, new immigrants and sector specific employers is preferred

  • Experience in business development, sales, B2B recruitment is considered an asset

  • Sector specific knowledge considered an asset



1) Employer Liaison – Engineering Connections Markham

Contract until March 31, 2020 with possibility of extension

Location: Markham

*Experience with the field of engineering is considered an asset


2) Employer Liaison - Newcomer Youth

Contract until December 31, 2019 with possibility of extension

Location: Brampton

*Experience working with Newcomer Youth is an asset


3) Employer Liaison - Employment Ontario (Brampton)

Contract until March 31, 2020 with possibility of extension 

Location: Brampton 

*Experience with Employment Ontario is considered an asset


4) Employer Liaison - Employment Ontario (North York)

Contract until March 31, 2020 with possibility of extension 

Location: North York

*Experience with Employment Ontario is considered an asset


Job status: Unionized

Salary: $52,865.67 per annum (as per Union salary grid), prorated to contract duration


Job Application Instructions

Interested persons should send their resume with a covering letter to:

ACCES Employment Hiring Committee

By email:  
Candidates should state the specific location and program of interest in the subject of the email.

Visit: for more open vacancies

Please Note: This position will be posted until it is filled. We will be reviewing resumes as they are submitted.

Candidates may be requested to complete a screening video interview using Spark Hire.


ACCES Employment is an equal opportunity employer. We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


ACCES is strongly committed to fostering diversity within our community. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our staff including, but not limited to, women, visible minorities, aboriginal people, persons with disabilities and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity.

ACCES Employment is also committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to an employment opportunity, please advise our HR representative or hiring manager of the accommodation measures if required which would enable you to be interviewed in a fair and equitable manner. Information received relating to accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially.

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