Robert Half Legal - Attorney/Lawyer
Attorney/Lawyer
2019-03-26
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Job Overview
Company: Robert Half Legal
Location: CA-QUEBEC-Montreal
Base Pay: N/A
Employee Type: Full-Time Employee
Manages Others: Not Specified
Job Type: Professional Services
Legal
Req'd Education: Not Specified
Req'd Experience: Not Specified
Req'd Travel: Not Specified
Relocation Covered: Not Specified
Contact: Recruiter
Phone: 416-365-3153
Email: Send Email Now
Fax: -
Ref ID: 05090-0010913572
Job Description
Ref ID: 05090-0010913572

Classification: Attorney - Licensed II 4-9 yrs exp

Compensation: DOE

Seeking a Legal Counsel/ Assistant Corporate Secretary. This is a unique career opportunity for a lawyer ready to take the next meaningful step in their detail oriented development by joining a recognized high performing legal and company secretarial team for an international public company that is part of the TSX 100 and also listed on the NYSE. The role is based in Montreal. HOW TO APPLY: interested candidates should send their resume in confidence to [Click Here to Email Your Resume] The Legal Counsel/ Assistant Corporate Secretary role reports directly to and will be mentored by the Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: ? Preparation and filing of public company documents including AIF and circular ? Key role in preparing materials for board of directors and annual shareholders meetings (as well as attending these meetings) ? Providing support on contractual and commercial law matters ? Working with local counsel in maintaining and overseeing compliance with legal and corporate requirements of international subsidiaries ? Helping develop and implement corporate governance policies and best practices ? Working closely and collaboratively with other functions (finance, tax, operations) ? Providing occasional support on litigation and regulatory matters ? Some securities law analysis ? Some transactional work
Job Requirements
Qualifications: ? Law degree ? 2 to 5 years? experience at a law firm and/ or with a public company ? Excellent attention to detail ? Excellent organizational skills ? Ability to work with highly sensitive and confidential information ? Very strong written and verbal communication skills ? Experience using SEDAR, EDGAR and SEDI ? Ability to thrive in high performing and dynamic public company environment ? Integrity, trustworthiness and a team player ? Securities law experience an asset ? Experience dealing with boards and senior executive team a plus HOW TO APPLY: interested candidates should send their resume in confidence to [Click Here to Email Your Resume]

Located in major North American and global markets, Robert Half Legal is the premier provider of legal staffing and consulting solutions on a full-time, project, and temporary basis, serving both law firms and corporate legal departments. We also provide project and eDiscovery teams and workspace for a wide range of initiatives, including litigation support, mergers and acquisitions and document review matters. Our dedicated teams' industry experience allows us to quickly match skilled legal professionals with the best available jobs. We offer challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and skills-enhancement training.

Call your local Robert Half Legal office at 888-490-5592 to discover more about this position. Apply for this job now or contact our branch office for additional information.

All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada.

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