Legal Counsel or Civil-Law Notary

  • Farm Credit Canada
  • Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
  • Mar 16, 2020
Full time Lawyer (In House Counsel) Lawyer (Other) Solicitor

Job Description

If you are an FCC employee, use your Workday portal to apply.

-If you are an FCC employee On Leave, contact Human Resources for instructions on how to apply.

 

Closing Date (MM/DD/YYYY):

03/15/2020

 

Worker Type:

Permanent

 

Language(s) Required:

English

 

Term Duration (in months):

 

Corporate law experience rewarded
Give legal or notary advice to FCC employees relating to lending, commercial and corporate law, finance and more.

 

What you’ll do:

  • Consult and give legal advice to staff regarding lending and other corporate functions

  • Help develop and interpret lending policies, forms and procedures

  • Stay up - to - date with legislation affecting FCC and spell out how it could impact business

  • Respond to legal inquiries from customers, external legal counsel and other government Crowns

  • Support projects like new loan products or proposed changes to corporate policy

 

What we’re looking for:

  • In- depth knowledge of legal concepts, processes and best practices

  • Skilled communicator able to explain complex information in a way that’s easy to understand

  • Strategic thinker who can collect, analyze and develop objectives from multiple sources

  • Relationship-builder comfortable working with colleagues at all levels and across disciplines

 

What you’ll need :

  • Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) or Juris Doctor (J.D.) and at least one year of experience in corporate legal function or private practice (or an equivalent combination of education and experience)