Legal Admin

  • Aviva
  • Markham, Ontario, Canada
  • Aug 09, 2021
Full time Law Clerk Legal Assistant Legal Support Legal Secretary Paralegal

Job Description


Aviva Canada is one of Canada’s leading property and casualty insurance groups, providing home, automobile, leisure/lifestyle and business insurance to 2.8 million customers. A subsidiary of UK-based Aviva plc, Aviva Canada has more than 4,000 employees passionate about crafting a forward-thinking and sustainable future for our customers and our communities.


We are looking for a legal administrator who brings enthusiasm and strong organization and interpersonal skills to support our team of corporate lawyers in the General Counsel Office. You will report to the VP, Head of Legal, and provide support on reporting and governance matters, as well as working alongside and provide administrative support to the legal team. There will be opportunities to develop skills and experience in supporting all areas of a hard-working in-house legal team.


To be the successful candidate, you are self-motivated with strong communication, organization and interpersonal skills. You are passionate about challenges, work well as a part of a team and have strong relationship-building skills. A minimum of 2 years of previous office experience is required. It is a definite asset if you have experience working in a law firm or in-house legal environment, have a current law clerk certificate or a legal assistant diploma.


What you’ll get

  • Compelling rewards package including base compensation, eligibility for annual bonus, retirement savings, share plan, health benefits, personal wellness, and volunteer opportunities.

  • Outstanding Career Development opportunities.

  • We’ll support your professional development education.



Aviva Canada has an accommodation process in place to provide accommodations for employees with disabilities. If upon commencement of employment you require a specific accommodation because of a disability, please contact your Talent Acquisition Partner so that an appropriate accommodation can be arranged. This process applies throughout your career with Aviva Canada.


Practice Area(s)

Legal Assistant