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Careers at the BAO


Working at the BAO

The BAO has a small and growing dynamic work environment where quality work/life balance is valued.

A career at the BAO is a challenging, satisfying and rewarding experience. We have a collegial team of employees who welcome new people and new ideas with enthusiasm and warmth. Our employees enjoy attractive compensation and benefit plans, education and professional development, advancement possibilities, and the opportunity to contribute collectively to the regulation of the bereavement industry and the protection of the Ontario consumer.

The BAO also offers a casual work environment and flexible work hours. The BAO is an equal opportunity employer and committed to fostering an accessible and inclusive environment for employees and licensees.

The BAO welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. If you require any accommodation for the recruitment/interview process (including alternate formats of materials, or accessible meeting rooms or other accommodation), please let our HR department know and we will work with you to meet your needs. 


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Current Openings


We’re looking for an experienced, dedicated bereavement professional with 10-plus years in the sector and a Funeral Director class 1 licence. Inspectors report to the Manager of Compliance and are responsible for performing both onsite and desk inspections, following up on identified deficiencies and corrective actions, providing guidance and support to bereavement professionals, supporting legal…
The Bereavement Authority of Ontario is seeking a Chief Operating Officer. Please read about this senior-level opportunity in this PDF. For more information and to apply, please follow the instructions in the PDF.
We’re looking for an Administrative Assistant. This position reports to the Manager of Financial Compliance and is responsible for supporting the Financial Compliance Officers (4 individuals) and ensuring efficiency of the team.  This is a temporary position with potential to progress in level of responsibility and increased complexity as experience is gained.   Our perfect…
We’re looking for a Financial Compliance Officer to provide expert accounting and financial advice in support of compliance issues through the financial analysis of accounting methods and procedures. Responsibilities include conducting inspections/investigations into the use of trust funds to support decision making of the Bereavement Authority of Ontario. To learn more and apply, please visit…