Job Description:

Goss Gilroy Inc. (GGI), a leading management consulting firm specializing in program evaluation, performance measurement, applied social research, organizational development and strategic learning, is seeking senior level candidates for the position of Principal. As a senior member of the GGI team, the Principal is responsible for building long-term client relationships; leading complex and strategic projects while applying proven project management techniques; providing mentoring and coaching to staff; and developing new and existing business markets. The Principal is expected to play a self-sustaining leadership role in his/her markets soon after joining GGI.

Educational Requirement:  Post-secondary degree at the Master’s level.

Language Requirement:  Ability to work in both English and French is an asset.

Work Experience Requirement:

  • At least ten years’ experience in a consulting role in one or more areas in which GGI practices.
  • Experience in a leadership role with strong experience in coaching and staff development.
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills, as well as strong presentation skills.
  • Proven ability to work collaboratively and effectively with a variety of highly talented professionals in a team-based work environment.

Company Description:

GGI’s approach to consulting services has been shaped by almost 40 years of assignments with the public sector at the federal, provincial and municipal levels and in the private and non-profit sectors in Canada and internationally.

With offices in Ottawa, Toronto and St. John’s, GGI enjoys an excellent reputation. A hallmark of our work is the high level of senior staff involvement in projects. GGI has been rewarded with a substantial volume of repeat business and fully satisfied clients. With the support of our team of talented and dedicated consulting professionals we have successfully completed over 3600 assignments.

GGI is committed to employment equity, diversity, and inclusion in the workplace and welcomes applications from equity seeking groups including women, racialized/visible minorities, Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities, persons who identify in the LGBTQ2S community, peoples of all sexual orientations and gender identities, and others who reflect the diversity of Canadian society.

If this opportunity is of interest to you, please contact us in confidence at

Goss Gilroy Inc.
Management Consultants
Suite 900, 150 Metcalfe St.
Ottawa, Ontario K2P 1P1