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Telus Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Aug 29, 2022
Full time
Location:    Toronto, ON, CA Req ID:  28328 Jobs by Category:  People & Culture, Finance and Corporate Affairs Job Function:  Legal Status:  Full Time Schedule:  Regular     Join our team and what we'll accomplish together The TELUS Legal Services team provides world-class and innovative legal services. Our scope of work is extremely broad, including contract and commercial law, commercial litigation, privacy law, intellectual property law, securities law, employment law, pensions, financing, mergers and acquisitions, and competition law. We are trusted advisors who collaborate closely with leaders and teams across the organization to deliver better outcomes for internal and external customers.     Here’s the impact you’ll make and what we’ll accomplish together  TELUS is seeking a dynamic, business-minded Senior Counsel to join our in-house team supporting TELUS’ security business activities across Canada, including services offered to business customers of ADT Security Services Canada, Inc. (now part of the TELUS family). You will leverage your strategic business and legal acumen to engage in business customer negotiations and agreement drafting related to small, medium and large businesses with electronic security, fire protection, and many other related alarm monitoring services. You will also provide strategic advice on procurement, marketing and privacy matters. Your duties will also include supporting the business team on the development and use of templates, responding to Requests for Proposals and other process improvements relating to the business customer relationship.   Here's How ●    Strengthening relationships with key stakeholders and sophisticated clients by cultivating a deep understanding of their business and providing proactive, solution-oriented advice ●    Striving continuously to advance legal and business practices by driving new approaches and process improvements   You’re the Missing Piece of the Puzzle ●    Valued for your minimum 8+ years practice experience following call to bar (8-10 year call preferred) ●    Recognized for your commercial practice experience with a proven track record of execution and delivery in fast-paced, complex environments ●    Respected for your legal skills, strategic business judgment, initiative, creativity, learning-oriented mindset, and collaborative style ●    Commended for communicating practical, solution-oriented legal advice effectively and succinctly in both oral and written form to a diverse range of stakeholders including senior executives ●    Skilled in effectively managing a high volume of time-sensitive files and priorities and deliver on commitments ●    Confident with working independently as well as within a team environment ●    Committed to learn, understand and contribute to the business strategy and objectives of internal clients and work collaboratively to achieve their goals ●    Experience advising clients in structuring, drafting and negotiating commercial agreements  ●    Experience in intellectual property, competition and privacy law ●    Member in good standing with the Law Society in your provincial jurisdiction ●    Fluency in English is required  ●    Fluency in French is an asset      
Telus Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Jul 11, 2022
Full time
The in-house TELUS Legal Services team provides world-class, innovative solutions to the TELUS group of companies. Our scope of work is broad and diverse and includes contract and commercial law, regulatory law, commercial litigation, privacy law, intellectual property law, real estate and environmental law, securities law, employment law, pensions, financing, mergers and acquisitions and competition law. We are trusted advisors who collaborate closely with leaders and teams across the organization to deliver better outcomes for customers and team members.   Our team has been consistently recognized as a leading in-house legal team and recently won the Baker McKenzie Innovation Award at the 2021 Canadian General Counsel Awards. This award recognizes and honours the Canadian legal department of the future that shows a willingness to embrace change through technology, behaviour, business model or service innovation.   Here's the impact you’ll make and what we’ll accomplish together   Legal Services at TELUS stands for delivering world class service, being innovative, and providing timely legal solutions with a high level of strategic and thoughtful business acumen that aligns with TELUS’ strategic imperatives. TELUS’ legal team partners with the business to create a future friendly legal experience, and displays curiosity, industry knowledge, and questions the status quo for continuous improvement of business practices and processes.     Here’s how   We are seeking a lawyer to support TELUS’ consumer business. As a member of the Consumer legal team, you will be engaged in a wide variety of legal matters, including reviewing advertising and marketing materials, advising on existing and emerging consumer products and services, supporting technology and supplier agreements, and drafting customer contracts and terms of service. Your practice will also touch upon privacy, competition and intellectual property.   This is an exciting opportunity for someone looking to: be a part of one of Canada’s leading in-house legal teams; join an innovative and leading Canadian company with global operations; gain exposure to legal issues across TELUS’ diverse range of business groups including telecommunications, health, and security; learn and develop as a lawyer and trusted business partner; and engage in a broad and challenging legal portfolio.   The Consumer legal team is very collaborative (and friendly!) and we work cross-functionally with other members of the TELUS legal team and across the organization. We offer many opportunities for both formal and informal mentorship and development. The position is ideal for someone who is looking to learn and grow their legal knowledge and practice within a supportive environment.   We are looking for a junior-mid level lawyer with 1-6 years from their call to the Bar. The position is located in Toronto, Montreal or Vancouver, with the ability to work remotely or in the office.   You’re the missing piece of the puzzle   Talented or demonstrated interest in one or more (but not necessarily all) of the following subject areas: o Advertising/ Marketing o Consumer protection o Privacy/CASL o Commercial contracts o Competition Strong legal and analytical skills, and the ability to communicate legal advice effectively Demonstrated ability to focus on critical goals and strive for superior results Recognized for your ability to learn quickly and adapt to changing situations and priorities Drive to learn and be curious, understand and proactively contribute to business objectives, and to work collaboratively and creatively with lawyers and clients Personable, and skilled at developing and maintaining relationships with sophisticated clients Bar membership in any Canadian province
Telus Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Jun 07, 2022
Full time
Full Job Description Location: Toronto, ON, CA Ottawa, ON, CA Calgary, AB, CA Montreal, Quebec, CA Vancouver, British Columbia, CA Req ID: 26531 Jobs by Category: People & Culture, Finance and Corporate Affairs Job Function: Legal Status: Full Time Schedule: Regular   Description   Are you ready to create better business outcomes with your paralegal skills and creativity?   Join our team   The in-house TELUS Legal Services team provides world-class, innovative solutions to the TELUS group of companies. Our scope of work is broad and diverse and includes contract and commercial law, regulatory law, commercial litigation, privacy law, intellectual property law, real estate and environmental law, securities law, employment law, pensions, financing, mergers and acquisitions and competition law. We are trusted advisors who collaborate closely with leaders and teams across the organization to deliver better outcomes for internal and external customers.   Here’s the impact you’ll make and what we’ll accomplish together   As a dynamic, business-minded litigation paralegal you will have the opportunity to leverage your background to support TELUS' business units on a wide range of litigation and pre-litigation matters.   Here's how   You’ll:   Manage a challenging and diverse portfolio of paralegal work Provide litigation and pre-litigation support on small claims matters, collection matters, customer escalations and civil production orders Collaborate and work with colleagues in Legal Services from offices across the country   This is an exciting opportunity for someone looking to join an innovative and leading national company with operations across Canada, gain exposure to legal issues across TELUS’ diverse range of business groups including telecommunications, health, and home security, and engage in a broad and challenging paralegal portfolio.   Qualifications   You're the missing piece of the puzzle   Minimum of 3 years as a litigation paralegal in an in-house role or with a law firm Talented in one or more of the following subject areas: Small claims matters Collection matters Customer escalations Civil production orders Strong paralegal and analytical skills, and the ability to communicate effectively, in both oral and written form Ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment, with minimal supervision Demonstrated ability to focus on critical goals and strive for superior results Recognized for your ability to learn quickly and adapt to changing situations and priorities Drive to learn, understand and proactively contribute to business objectives, and to work collaboratively and creatively Personable, and skilled at developing and maintaining relationships with sophisticated clients   Great to have…   Knowledge of and/or practical experience with the eDiscovery process Fluency in French would be an asset      
Telus Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Jun 01, 2022
Full time
Legal Counsel Location:  Vancouver, British Columbia, CA Montreal, Quebec, CA Toronto, ON, CA Req ID:  26167 Jobs by Category:  People & Culture, Finance and Corporate Affairs Job Function:  Legal Status:  Full Time Schedule:  Regular     Join our team   TELUS Legal Services’ mission is to deliver world-class, innovative, and timely legal solutions with business acumen, aligned with TELUS’ strategic imperatives. You are encouraged to display curiosity, learn new things, and innovate by questioning the status quo to allow for improvement of practices and processes. You will be joining our Procurement Legal Team in a new role expanding our group to add a fourth lawyer to the team. We are passionate about our purpose and enjoy strong connections with our clients who you will be able to cultivate your relationship with.  You should have a positive attitude and willingness to learn and be flexible and willing to change things up as you go.     What you Get    ●    Great pay, profit sharing bonus, stock purchase plan ●    Dedication to team engagement; career development ●    Flexible benefit plan with many innovative options and programs ●    Defined contribution pension ●    Flexible work styles allowing you to work remotely   Here’s the impact you’ll make and what we’ll accomplish together   We are looking for a lawyer to support TELUS’ procurement group as Counsel. You will support a wide variety of purchasing activities related to IT, cloud services, hardware, software and other products and services. You will support a sophisticated group of procurement managers and business owners in understanding, interpreting and negotiating a wide range of contracts as well as providing advice on other procurement- related matters. You will also be responsible for coaching and mentoring our clients to ensure they are continuously learning and developing their expertise.    Here's how   ●    Strengthening relationships with colleagues, key stakeholders and sophisticated clients by cultivating a deep understanding of their business and providing proactive, solution-oriented legal advice ●    Striving continuously to advance legal and business practices by driving new approaches and process improvements, including through the adoption of new technologies    You’re the missing piece of the puzzle   ●    Respected for your legal skills, business acumen, initiative, creativity, learning-oriented mindset and collaborative style ●    Comfortable engaging and interacting with stakeholders ●    Willingness to learn new technologies as TELUS continues to evolve its business ●    Experience interpreting, negotiating and drafting contracts ●    Ability to adopt a practical, business-oriented approach ●    Able to effectively communicate legal advice (including written) to a diverse range of stakeholders ●    Between 2 to 5 years post call experience ●    Member in good standing with a provincial Law Society   Nice to Haves   ●    Bilingual would be an asset ●    IT experience would be an asset ●    Procurement experience would be an asset