Ontario draw targets Express Entry ‎candidates with management and financial ‎work experience

The August 15 draw issued invitations to candidates from 10 ‎occupations including accountants, public relations managers, and ‎registered nurses‏

Ontario, home to both Canada’s capital city, Ottawa, and the country’s largest city, Toronto, ‎issued 997 invitations to apply for Canadian permanent residence to Express Entry candidates on ‎August 15.‎
Express Entry candidates who received an invitation were required to have work experience in ‎one of 10 occupations, as well as a Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score between 439 ‎and 465.‎

The 10 targeted occupations were:‎
• ‎0114 Other administrative services managers‎
• ‎0601 Corporate sales managers‎
• ‎1122 Professional occupations in business management consulting
• ‎0124 Advertising, marketing and public relations managers‎
• ‎0621 Retail and wholesale trade managers‎
• ‎1111 Financial auditors and accountants‎
• ‎3012 Registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses‎
• ‎0111 Financial managers
• ‎1114 Other financial officers‎
• ‎0651 Managers in customer and personal services, n.e.c‎
Since the draws are a part of the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP)’s Human Capital ‎Priorities Stream, a job offer is not required.‎