Associate General Legal Counsel

  • Saskatchewan Government Insurance
  • Saskatchewan, Canada
  • Jun 28, 2018
Full time Lawyer (In House Counsel) General Counsel

Job Description

Let’s face it, being a lawyer isn’t easy. Every new legislation, every case and every contract brings new challenges from every direction. Are you the type of leader who can guide your team through those challenges and still keep laser-like strategic focus while you’re at it?

Sound like you? Then we want you to join our Legal division as our new Associate General Counsel – SGI CANADA or Associate General Counsel – Corporate leading a knowledgeable and highly-functioning team of legal -focused minds. We’re looking for charismatic leaders who understands what it takes to develop corporate legal strategies that mitigate risk and drive the company forward. And of course you’re always at the ready with sound legal advice for your business partners — be it legislation, privacy or insurance related. We did tell you this was going to be a challenge, but on the flip side, you’ll be making an impact and blazing new trails in our Legal department’s rapidly expanding frontier.

We’ll be looking to fill more legal positions at varying levels and locations in Ontario, Alberta and Saskatchewan very soon. Maybe you’re thinking this position isn’t the right fit for where you are in your career or right now is just bad timing but SGI is sounding like a company you’d like to work for. Don’t be shy! Still send in your resume for consideration for future positions and be sure to keep an eye on our website for future job postings.

Requirements

Candidates must bring the education and experience to succeed in this opportunity — after all, we’re counting on you. We are looking for candidates who have obtained law degree and have at least ten years’ experience as a lawyer with five years’ management experience with increasing responsibility in a legal environment. Alternative combinations of relevant education and experience may also be considered.

Why SGI?

Because when you start here, you want to stay here. We offer a wide range of benefits and invest in career development to meet the needs of our employees. We embrace diversity, recognizing and celebrating our differences and our similarities. With careers as diverse as our employees, join our caring culture of employee empowerment within a great community of people.

Ready to Apply?

Tell us why you’re the right fit for this role. Learn more about these jobs and how to green light your career at SGI by visiting www.sgi.sk.ca/careers.

Job Type: Full-time

 

Practice Area(s)

Insurance Law