Client Relations & Business Development Opportunities

Client Relations & Business Development Opportunities

We are growing! Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP (Blakes), one of Canada’s largest and most successful law firms, has a number of openings within our Client Relations & Business Development team. We are seeking professionals with experience in various business development functions to join our dynamic department based in the Toronto office.

The Firm has just completed a comprehensive review of the Client Relations & Business Development team’s roles with a view to defining career streams for Business Development professionals; providing clarity on the scope and expectations of each role; actively developing internal talent and promoting from within; and providing broad learning and development opportunities by working across a variety of portfolios and industries.

We have immediate openings for roles ranging from Client Relations & Business Development Coordinator to Manager. Successful candidates will be excited to contribute, learn and grow their careers in a dynamic and growing business.

The following describes the entry Coordinator role and Manager roles, with other roles potentially available between these anchors.

Business Development Coordinator

The Business Development Coordinator will work closely with the national Client Relations & Marketing team and various departments throughout the Firm. This position contributes to the effective operation of business development and marketing activities. To review a comprehensive job posting and apply for the BD Coordinator opportunity, please click Submit Application.

Business Development Manager

The Business Development Manager will provide business development expertise and support to assigned portfolios, with the objective of improving the Firm’s revenue, profit and overall profile in the marketplace. To review a comprehensive job posting and apply for the BD Manager opportunity, please click Submit Application.

If our commitment to creating career streams, providing development opportunities, and ensuring a broader work experience sounds exciting, and you believe your skill set falls between the BD Coordinator and BD Manager roles, please click Submit Application to forward your résumé and explore what Blakes has to offer.

Blakes wishes to thank all applicants for their interest. However, please note that only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Who We Are

At Blakes, we are all about our people. We are committed to not only providing exceptional client experiences, but also an exceptional experience for legal professionals and administrative professionals by fostering an open and inclusive workplace culture. As a winner of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers award, as well as Greater Toronto’s Top Employers award, we know that diversity and inclusion are not simply initiatives on the perimeter of our business — they are the core of our success. We understand the importance of fostering an environment that brings out the best in each person. Our success as a Firm starts with the hiring, development and retention of top talent.

Blakes welcomes applications from all qualified applicants. The Firm is committed to maintaining an inclusive work environment comprised of people with diverse perspectives, backgrounds, identities, and cultures.

The Firm provides accommodation for applicants with disabilities during the recruitment process in accordance with applicable laws. Please contact us to request accommodation.