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2019's Most In-Demand Toronto Jobs
Toronto is a bustling city with much to offer businesses. From tax incentives to green business programs and beyond, many organizations are blossoming here.
This means that there are more opportunities for qualified candidates looking for a fresh start. Whether you’re a Toronto resident looking for a new position, or someone looking to relocate, it’s important to explore all the options Toronto has to offer you.
When weighing those options, look at some of the most popular and in-demand jobs in the Toronto market. The expert recruitment consultants and managers in our Toronto office see these positions cross their desks on a daily basis. They know the nuances of their respective markets -- and have all placed people into these positions time and again.
Take a page out of their book by exploring the most in-demand jobs in Toronto.
- Project Manager
- Development Manager
Our construction team have noticed that Supers, Project Managers, Estimators, and Development managers are particularly in-demand jobs in Toronto. The market is ripe, as the city is still growing rapidly. While development managers are most needed for residential projects, all of the other positions are plentiful in both ICI and residential markets.
- Chief Executive Officer
- General / Plant Manager
As for manufacturing, our consultants see a lot of CEOs and General/Plant Mangers find new opportunities in Toronto. While we place people at all levels of experience in this industry (as well as all the other disciplines we operate in), these more experienced positions are particularly prominent right now.
- Chief Marketing Officer
- Chief Human Resource Officer
Technology is another field in which we place a lot of more senior candidates. CMOs and CHROs are particularly popular in this market right now. If you do have plentiful experience and are looking for a more executive position, look into PageExecutive for opportunities.
- Senior Full Stack Software Engineer
- Senior Backend Java Developer
- Cloud / DevOps Engineer
- Site Reliability Engineer (SRE)
IT is becoming increasingly important in today’s tech-crazed world. Our physical mailboxes are nearly empty while we’re flooded with emails. Some of the greatest risks to business are hacks and cybersecurity breaches. So as everything becomes more digital and more startups emerge, it only makes sense that Senior Backend Software Engineers, Java Developers, Cloud/DevOps Engineers, and SREs are some of the most in-demand jobs in Toronto.
Finance and Accounting
- Senior Financial Analyst
The technology boom has affected the way the financial and accounting sectors conduct business, but they have not by any stretch eliminated the human aspect of this industry. Many positions are available in finance and accounting, with Senior Financial Analyst and Controller taking the lead.
- Director of Supply Chain/Manufacturing
In the pharmaceutical industry, Directors of Supply Chain and Manufacturing are especially in-demand. Moving medical devices efficiently could make all the difference in the world for someone. So if you want a supply chain or manufacturing position that can really make an impact, this could be the route for you.
Sales and Marketing
- VP Marketing (CPG)
- Director of Sales (CPG)
If you work in sales or marketing and are interested in consumer packaged goods, Toronto is a great option for you. VP of Marketing and Director of Sales – both dealing with CPG – are two more of the most in-demand jobs in Toronto.
If you don’t see the position you’re looking for on this list, don’t despair. Toronto is full of great opportunities for any professional.
If you’re interested in finding a new position in Toronto, explore our current job postings. When you submit your resume, one of our expert recruitment consultants will be in touch with relevant opportunities.