Legal Advisor

  • Saturn Power Inc.
  • Baden, Ontario, Canada
  • Jul 02, 2019
Full time Lawyer (In House Counsel)

Job Description

Saturn Power Inc. is a developer and independent power producer specializing in project development, engineering, procurement, construction management, and other corporate functions with respect to solar, wind and other renewable energy forms. We are currently looking for a Legal Advisor, located in Baden, Ontario. Renewable energy experience would be an asset.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES:

The incumbent provides assistant support by:

  • maintaining legal records and minute books;
  • creating and maintaining filing systems;
  • assisting with transactional matters by reviewing and preparing documents;
  • assisting with project due diligence;
  • corresponding with external legal counsel, third parties and liaising with representatives of the business lines; and
  • other projects and responsibilities, as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Required Competencies:

  • Licensed with the Law Society of Upper Canada or Diploma in Legal Secretary, Law Clerk, or Paralegal program offered by a recognized educational institution;
  • exceptional communication skills (written & oral);
  • minimum of 2-3 years of corporate law experience;
  • advanced computer skills, proficiency with MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook);
  • team player with the ability to work independently;
  • strong knowledge of legal concepts and contractual language;
  • high level of judgment/organizational skills and initiative to deal with varied duties;
  • ability to exercise discretion when dealing with sensitive, highly confidential matters;
  • ability to adapt to change on short notice;
  • exceptional organizational skills; and
  • ability to multitask.

Practice Area(s)

Corporate Law

Experience

2+ years