As we all do our part to limit the spread of COVID-19, AIMCo has adopted a virtual interviewing process.
Providing expert legal support for investment activities within and outside of Canada, across each of AIMCo’s asset classes, including: reviewing, negotiating and drafting agreements and related documents; establishing and managing transaction project plans; reviewing and assessing issues arising from due diligence; advising on investment structures and tax mitigation strategies; managing and collaborating with external counsel; managing the legal risk of AIMCo and its clients; assisting the investment teams in managing direct investments; managing the legal risk and investment structures post-closing.
Supporting the Chief Legal Officer (CLO) on various governance and policy matters, including: providing legal support to AIMCo’s Board of Directors on all matters; responding to general internal legal inquiries; responding to requests from AIMCo’s clients and the Government of Alberta; maintaining a range of corporate records; developing and maintaining transaction checklists and standard form documents; reviewing and reporting on legislative, regulatory and case law developments affecting AIMCo and its clients.
Providing active leadership, including: directing and mentoring Legal Counsel and support staff; leading training sessions for internal departments on topics of legal interest; providing commercially oriented advice and support on general strategy and market practices (especially in foreign jurisdictions) to senior management and investment groups.
Additional Associate General Counsel Responsibilities will include:
Ideal Candidate Qualifications
Strong candidates who do not meet the minimum qualifications may be considered for alternate roles.
Overall qualities of Associate General Counsel or Senior Legal Counsel:
Our ideal Associate General Counsel:
Our Ideal Senior Legal Counsel:
Success will be measured by the ability of the successful candidate to step into this role on day one, with direct experience across one or more of our asset classes. Over the course of the year, the successful candidate will be evaluated by their ability to train across the group of asset classes.
Benefits and Rewards
Stay engaged with exciting special project work and growth assignments.
Stay agile with ongoing training, coaching and educational reimbursement programs.
Stay balanced with a health care spending account and onsite fitness facilities.
AIMCo is one of Canada’s largest and most diversified investment managers, with over $118 billion of assets under management for 31 clients, a diverse group of Alberta public sector pension plans, endowment funds, and government accounts representing all Albertans.
We are a global player, searching the world for financial investments which will ensure the long-term prosperity and financial security of all Albertans. We foster a culture that values the ingenuity, diversity and dedication of our talented team.
We attract the best and the brightest to join us at AIMCo. Please submit your resume or CV to be considered for this opportunity. We are excited to meet you and will be in touch with any questions. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.
NOTE: Final candidates will be asked to undergo a security screening, which includes a credit bureau and a criminal record investigation, the results of which must be acceptable to AIMCo.