Legal Associate – Procurement

  • Clark Wilson LLP
  • Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
  • Feb 21, 2018
Full time Lawyer (Private Practice)

Job Description

Due to growth, our  group is seeking an associate at a 5-10 year call to work with our procurement group.

The ideal candidate will have skills and experience in the following areas: 

  • general corporate / commercial experience
  • experience drafting construction contracts and procurement documents for both private and public sector agencies
  • experience working with a wide range of client procurement needs and exposure to P3 projects, private contractors and owners, strata, technology, universities and/ or health authorities will be an asset.
  • ability to handle running the file from start to finish
  • ability to adapt and be versatile in working with a variety of clients and contract sizes

Additionally, candidates will also possess the following attributes:

  • a client centered approach, with excellent communication skills, both written and oral;
  • the ability to handle the volume of a busy practice;
  • excellent organizational skills, with exceptional attention to detail; the ability to exercise sound judgment, discretion, confidentiality, solve problems, and handle a high level of responsibility;
  • ability to keep senior lawyers apprised at all times;
  • strong analytical and drafting skills;
  • entrepreneurial spirit with ambition to build a long term practice and have an eye out for partnership; and
  • the ability to work both independently, and as part of a large collegial team.

Practice Area(s)

procurement law


5-10 years'