Legal Assistant

  • Economical Insurance
  • Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
  • Apr 20, 2020
Full time Law Clerk Legal Assistant Legal Support

Job Description

LOVE WHAT YOU DO

Work is a big part of our lives, so it makes sense to choose a company that offers truly rewarding work. At Economical Insurance®, your contributions, creativity, and energy won’t go to waste. Our passionate culture and pioneering mentality infuse everything we do, which is why our one-million-plus policyholders know we’ll protect their homes, businesses, farms, cars, and pets like they’re our own.

We’re not afraid to see how far we can push the envelope to make insurance better. Our family of companies includes Sonnet, the only Canadian home and auto insurer offering a fully online buying experience, and Petline, the largest Canadian pet insurance company. We’re also preparing to become a publicly traded company, a once-in-a-lifetime career opportunity for everyone who joins our team.

If you’re looking for a company that takes care of its people — and its customers — and has a track record of doing big things, get ready to love it here.

What can you expect in this role?

This is a part-time role. Responsibilities could include, but not be limited to:

  • Liaising with Human Resources and IT, coordinating equipment and setups for employees

  • Registering employees for CPDs; tracking & monitoring departmental compliance

  • Processing departmental expense approvals and payments

  • Organizing meetings (including but not limited to travel arrangements, accommodations, etc.)

  • Compiling information and preparing reports

  • Printing, photocopying, distributing and organizing documentation

  • Other duties as assigned

What do you bring to the role?

  • High School diploma required

  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

  • Preference will be given to candidates with administrative experience

  • Preference will be given to candidates with a general insurance background

  • Capable of maintaining confidentiality when required to do so

Go ahead and expect a lot — you deserve it.

We offer:

  • Competitive salaries, with potential for an annual raise and bonus

  • Pension and savings programs, with company-matched RRSP contributions

  • Generous time away, including vacation and personal needs days

  • An unlimited employee referral bonus program

  • Discounts on products and services

HOW TO APPLY

To complete the online application process, you’ll need to upload your resume and cover letter in one document. The posting will close at midnight on the deadline date; in order to successfully apply, please ensure your application is submitted by 11:59 p.m. the day before the deadline.

Our inclusive work environment welcomes diversity and supports accessibility. If you require accommodation at any time during the recruitment process, please let us know by contacting: hrsharedservices@economical.com.

Visit economical.com to learn more about us and what we’re up to.

Practice Area(s)

Insurance Claims Law