Legal Services Branch
Department of Justice
This is a permanent position working 75 hours bi-weekly
Salary will commensurate with education and experience:
LE03 - $113,281 to $151,527 per annum
The Department of Justice works to ensure Yukon remains a safe, secure, and healthy place to live and work. We build strong and healthy relationships with others to support good governance and to foster safe communities with opportunities for healing. The Department provides supportive and dynamic work environments comprised of teams of professionals who are committed to making a difference in the lives of Yukoners.
The Managing Counsel, Litigation Group is a senior lawyer, responsible for managing the provision of the full range of professional and comprehensive legal advice and services related to the Litigation Group. This will include mentoring, coaching and supporting the lawyers in the Group and working collaboratively with the Assistant Deputy Minister and Office Manager on matters relating to the Group. The Managing Counsel will also provide legal advice and services to Yukon Government departments, corporations, and elected officials, including in respect of matters that are sensitive, significant or high profile.
For more information about this position, please contact Mark Pindera, ADM Legal Services at Mark.Pindera@gov.yk.ca or (867) 667-3469.
For more information about the recruitment process, please contact Shannon Poelman. HR Consultant at Shannon.Poelman@gov.yk.ca or (867) 667-8794
Please submit your resume clearly demonstrating how you meet the following qualifications. Please note that selection for further consideration will be based solely on the information you provide in your resume.
Candidates who have experience equivalent to the essential qualifications listed above will be equally considered.
Desired Knowledge, Skills and Suitability
Candidates should possess and will be assessed on the following skills and leadership competencies:
Conditions of Employment: