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Fortis BC Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Apr 25, 2019
Full time
ABOUT US At FortisAlberta we invest in our greatest resource – our people. As Alberta’s largest electricity distribution provider, we are positioned for growth. Each day, FortisAlberta employees strive to exceed customer expectations while maintaining a focus on our commitment to safety. APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 30, 2019 REPORTS TO: General Counsel & Corporate Secretary TITLE: Legal Counsel (E19-065) DEPARTMENT: Legal /Audit WORK LOCATION/OFFICE: Calgary STATUS: 01 Full Time - Salaried NUMBER OF HIRES: 1.00 Why Join Our Team? At FortisAlberta, our employees matter. We work in a customer-focused and team-oriented environment where the safety of our employees and communities is paramount, our customers’ needs are a top priority and the reliability of their electricity service is critical. By joining the FortisAlberta family, you will become part of a collaborative and communicative culture, one that is respectful of our history, while focused on the future and the opportunities it brings. At FortisAlberta, we power Alberta communities and empower our people to do their best work.   What Are We Looking For? FortisAlberta is looking for a Lawyer who has demonstrated success in providing legal and strategic guidance to a wide variety of corporate leaders. As Legal Counsel, we require someone with strong business acumen and a strategic understanding and application of contractual and legal obligations. You will make recommendations and influence non-legal audiences by identifying opportunities, providing advice and conducting careful analysis. Additionally, you will support assigned departments on various initiatives by building relationships to guide leaders and corporate strategy for successful outcomes.   Reporting to the General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Legal Counsel acts as a trusted legal advisor to internal stakeholders and executives responding to immediate business needs and overall corporate and operational goals.   What will you bring to the Role? A drive for results, with a demonstrated ability to prioritize, lead and execute with excellence on multiple projects in a fast-paced environment. Solid business acumen, capable of applying jurisprudence and strategic thinking experience at corporate level; demonstrated capability to guide the business with their contractual and legal obligations. Excellent organizational and time management skills, in order to manage multiple priorities and competing demands with tight timelines. Exceptional communication skills with the ability to explain, advocate, write, express and present facts and ideas in a clear and convincing manner to a variety of audiences. Proven ability to translate legal information to an understandable format for non-legal audiences. Demonstrated ability to make recommendations and influence outcomes by providing practical advice based on contextual assessment, a demonstrated willingness to learn, and the creation of stakeholder confidence. Proven ability to analyze complex legal issues and provide timely solutions that are appreciative of, and advance strategic operational goals. Demonstrated ability to engage in critical strategic thinking and make difficult decisions and exercise judgment based on careful analysis. Proven ability to identify, create, and take advantage of new learning opportunities. Demonstrated willingness build a solid understanding of related law and practice and keep abreast of current developments and trends.   Other Qualifications we are looking for:   A law degree (LLB or JD) and a member of a provincial bar plus a minimum of 7 years of related legal experience. Procurement and Contracts experience strongly preferred. Experience working in a regulated environment, preferably within the electrical utility industry, would be considered an asset. Demonstrated ability in using MS Office applications (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint); familiarity with SAP and SuccessFactors would be considered an asset. TO APPLY TO THIS POSITION: Please submit your resume via the button below: "Apply" We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates to be considered for an interview will be contacted. If you receive an error message when applying, please contact the system administrator at: Recruitment@fortisalberta.com
Cartel inc. North York, Toronto, ON, Canada
Apr 25, 2019
Full time
With over 35 years of experience, Cartel is considered one of Toronto's leading employment agencies servicing the legal community. Our clients are among the most distinguished law firms and our success lies in our applicants and their desire for the perfect career match. There is no fee to register with Cartel for any employment opportunity. We listen. We're honest. Just ask your friends. They'll tell you. Cartel. Give us a call; we really do make the difference.   Junior Family Lawyer:  Our client is seeking a full-time lawyer with 1+ year experience in the practice of family law.   The successful candidate should have experience with family law matters involving: 1 year Family Law experience Experience in Division of assets and separation agreements Experience with custody disputes Strong drafting, negotiation and organizational skills Excellent written and verbal communication skills Member in good standing with the Law Society of British Columbia Strong interpersonal skills Must work well under pressure with minimal supervision To discuss this role further, please submit your CV to: ben @ cartelinc.com   Ben Higham B.S., JD., LL.M. Director of Legal Recruiting Cartel Inc. One, First Canadian Place, Suite 2550 100 King Street West Toronto, Ontario, Canada   M5X 1A4 Alternatively, if you know of anyone else suitable, then please let us know as we offer rewards for successful referrals.  If you would like to hear about the other opportunities we have on then please visit our website or contact one of our consultants.
Fortis BC Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Apr 25, 2019
Full time
ABOUT US At FortisAlberta we invest in our greatest resource – our people. As Alberta’s largest electricity distribution provider, we are positioned for growth. Each day, FortisAlberta employees strive to exceed customer expectations while maintaining a focus on our commitment to safety. APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 30, 2019 REPORTS TO: General Counsel & Corporate Secretary TITLE: Legal Counsel (E19-065) DEPARTMENT: Legal /Audit WORK LOCATION/OFFICE: Calgary STATUS: 01 Full Time - Salaried NUMBER OF HIRES: 1.00 Why Join Our Team? At FortisAlberta, our employees matter. We work in a customer-focused and team-oriented environment where the safety of our employees and communities is paramount, our customers’ needs are a top priority and the reliability of their electricity service is critical. By joining the FortisAlberta family, you will become part of a collaborative and communicative culture, one that is respectful of our history, while focused on the future and the opportunities it brings. At FortisAlberta, we power Alberta communities and empower our people to do their best work.   What Are We Looking For? FortisAlberta is looking for a Lawyer who has demonstrated success in providing legal and strategic guidance to a wide variety of corporate leaders. As Legal Counsel, we require someone with strong business acumen and a strategic understanding and application of contractual and legal obligations. You will make recommendations and influence non-legal audiences by identifying opportunities, providing advice and conducting careful analysis. Additionally, you will support assigned departments on various initiatives by building relationships to guide leaders and corporate strategy for successful outcomes.   Reporting to the General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Legal Counsel acts as a trusted legal advisor to internal stakeholders and executives responding to immediate business needs and overall corporate and operational goals.   What will you bring to the Role? A drive for results, with a demonstrated ability to prioritize, lead and execute with excellence on multiple projects in a fast-paced environment. Solid business acumen, capable of applying jurisprudence and strategic thinking experience at corporate level; demonstrated capability to guide the business with their contractual and legal obligations. Excellent organizational and time management skills, in order to manage multiple priorities and competing demands with tight timelines. Exceptional communication skills with the ability to explain, advocate, write, express and present facts and ideas in a clear and convincing manner to a variety of audiences. Proven ability to translate legal information to an understandable format for non-legal audiences. Demonstrated ability to make recommendations and influence outcomes by providing practical advice based on contextual assessment, a demonstrated willingness to learn, and the creation of stakeholder confidence. Proven ability to analyze complex legal issues and provide timely solutions that are appreciative of, and advance strategic operational goals. Demonstrated ability to engage in critical strategic thinking and make difficult decisions and exercise judgment based on careful analysis. Proven ability to identify, create, and take advantage of new learning opportunities. Demonstrated willingness build a solid understanding of related law and practice and keep abreast of current developments and trends.   Other Qualifications we are looking for:   A law degree (LLB or JD) and a member of a provincial bar plus a minimum of 7 years of related legal experience. Procurement and Contracts experience strongly preferred. Experience working in a regulated environment, preferably within the electrical utility industry, would be considered an asset. Demonstrated ability in using MS Office applications (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint); familiarity with SAP and SuccessFactors would be considered an asset. TO APPLY TO THIS POSITION: Please submit your resume via the button below: "Apply" We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates to be considered for an interview will be contacted. If you receive an error message when applying, please contact the system administrator at: Recruitment@fortisalberta.com
Thenamaris Athens, Greece
Apr 25, 2019
Full time
osition Description Drafting submissions and legal opinions,  negotiating and drafting contracts, handling claims, concluding shipping finance deals, managing external lawyers and providing legal consultancy and support to internal stakeholders. The candidates applying should have the following profile: Education, Experience & Skills Law degree and post graduate degree in shipping law Qualification in Greece and/or the UK and/or the US Work experience of 4-8 years in a Law Firm, P & I Club or Shipping Company Proven working experience in arbitration, drafting of pleadings, FD&D, P&I and shipping finance IT literacy including excellent use of Microsoft Office suite is a prerequisite Proficiency in English at an oral and written level Ability to effectively communicate with internal and external business stakeholders Ability to act independently while keeping strict deadlines and following up on tasks diligently The position is permanent and is based at the company’s headquarters, in Athens (Vouliagmeni) Greece. If you are in search of a first class working environment in the global ship management industry and meet the above qualifications, please submit your CV.
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