Legal Counsel

  • Bell Alliance LLP
  • Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • Oct 29, 2021
Full time Lawyer (In House Counsel)

Job Description

At Bell, we do more than build world-class networks, develop innovative services and create original multiplatform media content – we advance how Canadians connect with each other and the world.


If you’re ready to bring game-changing ideas to life and join a community that values, professional growth and employee wellness, we want you on the Bell team.


Corporate Services is at the centre of the action, providing the support that enables Bell’s industry leadership. Our Corporate Security & Responsibility, Communications, Human Resources, Procurement & Value Creation and Real Estate teams work collaboratively to drive our corporate strategy forward.


Legal Counsel

 


About the role:

 


Bell Media is seeking a Legal Counsel to join its Quebec Legal team in Montreal (with offices located at 87 Ontario West). Reporting to the Assistant General Counsel, you will provide a broad range of commercial legal advice and guidance in support of the Astral out-of-home business. You will also provide legal support for Bell Media’s Quebec-based radio stations (including Énergie, Rouge FM and CHOM) and French-language television and digital channels (including Noovo, Super Écran, RDS, Canal D and Canal Vie).

 


Experience and qualifications:

 


As the ideal candidate, you will have three to eight years of commercial law experience, with an interest in the broadcasting industry and emerging digital platforms. Success in this position requires excellent leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills; a passion for accurate and precise drafting (in English and French); strong business acumen; and the ability to take initiative and thrive in a fast-paced environment.
Bilingualism (French and English) is required.

You must be called to the Bar


This is an excellent opportunity for a talented, commercially-minded lawyer seeking a collegial work environment, work-life balance, and the chance to work with one of Canada’s leading content companies.

 


Bilingualism is an asset (English and French); adequate knowledge of French is required for positions in Quebec.

 


Additional Information:

Position Type: Management
Job Status: Regular - Full Time
Job Location: Canada : Quebec : Montreal

Flexible work profile: Mobile
Application Deadline: 10/29/2021

 


Please apply directly online to be considered for this role. Applications through email will not be accepted.

 


At Bell, we don’t just accept difference - we celebrate it. We’re committed to fostering an inclusive, equitable, and accessible workplace where every team member feels valued, respected, and supported, and has the opportunity to reach their full potential. We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities.

 


Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. For a confidential inquiry, simply email your recruiter directly or recruitment@bell.ca to make arrangements. If you have questions regarding accessible employment at Bell please email our Diversity & Inclusion Team at inclusion@bell.ca.

 


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