Law Clerk

  • LCBO
  • Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Oct 07, 2021
Contract Law Clerk Legal Assistant

Job Description

LCBO

 

Nombre de postes à pourvoir :

1

Pay

$49,043.00 - $81,188.00

 

Description du poste :

Duration:  contract up to 18 months

 

Do you want to broaden your expertise as a law clerk in an innovative retail space? You will provide confidential legal and administrative support to our in-house Labour and Employment Legal Counsel team.  You will support lawyers who provide legal advice on a wide range of complex labour, employment, and human rights matters. 

 

If you are a confident and highly organized self-starter, then this is the role for you!

 

About the Role

  • Draft and file legal documents and submissions associated with arbitration, human rights, wrongful dismissal, and other legal proceedings.
  • Set up, organize, and maintain legal files and document precedents.
  • Compose correspondence, ensuring adherence to legal style, format, and terminology.
  • Respond to enquiries regarding legal files and liaising with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Provide general administrative support to legal counsel.

 

About You

  • Associate Member of the Institute of Law Clerks of Ontario (ILCO) or a law clerk certificate/diploma (or equivalent) by an Ontario educational institution approved by ILCO or equivalent progressively responsible legal/clerical experience.
  • 2+ years’ experience in a legal department or law firm, preferably in the area of labour and employment law.
  • Deep knowledge of legal office methods including an understanding of legal terminology, documents, formats, system terminology and phraseology, and processes associated with labour, employment, and human rights proceedings.
  • Excellent technical proficiency in Adobe and MS Office suite, including SharePoint and, OneNote.     
  • Effective written communication skills including strong proofreading skills.
  • Previous experience working in a team environment where flexibility, keeping others informed, and anticipating needs is essential.
  • Demonstrated ability to independently manage, coordinate, organize, and maintain control of a large volume of complex legal documentation.
  • Superb customer service skills and the ability to ensure discretion in dealing with confidential and highly sensitive matters.
  • Expertise in producing accurate, dependable results in a deadline-oriented, multitasking environment.
  • Ability to work independently using sound judgment in a professional legal environment.

 

Please submit your resume via Workday by 11:59pm on the deadline date to be considered for this position. 

 

Diversity and inclusion matter at the LCBO. If contacted for an interview, please advise if you require accommodation in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act.

 

Join the LCBO Team!

We’re a world-class retailer and wholesaler. We hire driven leaders we want to learn from and who want to grow the careers of our team members. We understand a phenomenal career is made up of dynamic days, compelling problems to tackle, and human connection. We work with our employees to build a working experience that drives both the organization and the people within it forward. Our social responsibility is second-to-none.

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