Legal Counsel

  • Diamond Aircraft
  • London, Ontario, Canada
  • Apr 05, 2021
Full time Lawyer (In House Counsel)

Job Description

ob Summary:

This role will provide high-level legal consulting and advise all areas of the business.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide general corporate legal services and counsel to executives in a variety of legal topics including labour and employment law
  • Manage litigation matters and attend hearings as required
  • Advise on corporate governance, compliance and risk management
  • Review company policies and ensure compliance with applicable legislative and regulatory requirements and government directives
  • Draft legal documents and prepare statements of legal opinion
  • Perform all duties in accordance with company policies, the Occupational Health and Safety Act and applicable regulations
  • Other related duties as assigned

Required Skills & Experience:

  • 1 – 2 years of experience in a similar role
  • Ability to work on a broad range of legal topics, manage multiple files, and to adapt to changing priorities
  • Effective time management skills with the ability to work under pressure
  • Proven analytical and problem-solving skills with experience resolving complex problems
  • Ability to deal with sensitive issues and safeguard confidential information
  • Results-oriented and client-focused with a commitment to excellence
  • High degree of professional ethics and integrity
  • Proven negotiation and facilitation skills
  • Fluency (verbal and written) in English
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Additional pay:

  • Overtime pay

Benefits:

  • Dental care
  • Extended health care
  • Vision care

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday

Work remotely:

  • Temporarily due to COVID-19

COVID-19 precaution(s):

  • Remote interview process
  • Personal protective equipment provided or required
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Virtual meetings
  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place