Being part of Air Canada is to become part of an iconic Canadian symbol, recently ranked the best Airline in North America. Let your career take flight by joining our diverse and vibrant team at the leading edge of passenger aviation.
Air Canada is Canada's largest domestic and international airline which has in recent years served more than 220 airports on six continents. We are among the 20 largest airlines in the world and in 2019 served over 51 million customers. Also in 2019, for the third year in a row and the eighth time in ten years, we were selected Best Airline in North America in the independent U.K. Skytrax World Airline Awards, which also named us Best Business Class in North America and Best Airline Cabin Cleanliness in North America, all significant accomplishments in establishing ourselves as a North American industry leader and a global champion. We are advancing and transforming on our corporate mission “Flight Path” to become a Top Ten global airline in everything we do.
We have an innovative and passionate team of over 75 legal and compliance professionals and support staff that continues to earn the respect and confidence of its internal clients, participating as true business partners to support Air Canada’s strategic objectives. When you join Air Canada and its Law and International Affairs Branch, you’ll become a vital part of a team of driven professionals that aim to be “World Class” in everything we do.
We are seeking a legal assistant to join our dynamic legal team in Montreal on a permanent basis. Reporting to various legal Counsel, the selected candidate will provide a variety of support on a wide range of matters. The selected candidate will be one who is a dynamic team player, as collaboration is an essential aspect of the job.
The successful candidate will need to have strong organizational skills and possess meaningful experience in a legal department, law firm or in a comparable position. The person will be called upon to perform the following tasks (among others):
QualificationsThe selected candidate may not necessarily have experience to perform all tasks and will receive hands on training from our capable team.
Proficiency in English is key and bilingualism, an asset. Based on equal qualifications, preference will be given to bilingual candidates.
To succeed in the position, the candidate should have a track record demonstrating the following qualities or characteristics:
Integrity (including a strong work ethic, discretion in handling sensitive and confidential information, dedication to follow through on commitments, and openness and honesty in communications as well as a respectful demeanour) is assumed. Knowledge of the industry is an asset. A successful candidate will be one who takes pride in his or her role as a representative of the Best Airline in North America. Linguistic Requirements