Senior Manager, Senior Legal Counsel (12 Month Contract)

  • Samsung Electronics
  • Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
  • Nov 07, 2022
Full time Lawyer (In House Counsel) General Counsel Lawyer (Other)

Job Description

Position Summary

At Samsung Electronics Canada, we take pride in the creativity and diversity of our talented people – they are at the forefront of everything we do. Their skillset and mindset drive our continued success. We want the best of the best at Samsung to join our team, not just those who fit into our Culture but those who will ADD to our Culture and make Samsung an even better place to work.

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If you want to work for one of the most recognized brands in the world and one of the Top 100 Employers in Canada...and have a ton of fun…. then please keep reading!

Our Perks
  • Competitive Salary
  • Employer paid Medical and Dental coverage from day one
  • Fantastic employee discount on all Samsung products
  • Subsidized Cafeteria; including free Starbucks coffee/latte machine
  • Access to Samsung U for 24/7 online learning
  • Employee Referral program- we want great talent like you!
Reporting to Director, Associate General Counsel, assists with the provision of effective legal services for Samsung Electronics Canada and its subsidiaries and divisions. The role will primarily focus on providing legal support with negotiating and drafting transactional documents and agreements, establishing appropriate corporate compliance policies and procedures, providing support with governmental affairs, including providing representation and leadership on trade associations and provide guidance with Employment Matters including compliance investigations.

Role And Responsibilities
  • Draft and negotiate contracts and transactional documents including:
    • Master services agreements
    • Leases
    • Construction Agreements
    • Reseller/Distribution/Purchase agreements
    • RFPs/RFIs
  • Provide general legal advice to SECA and its divisions and subsidiaries as requested by the General Counsel or Associate General Counsel
  • Develop, draft and implement appropriate corporate compliance policies and processes
  • Provide legal and compliance training to all divisions
  • Support SECA’s government relations activities including providing representation on certain trade associations
  • Provide appropriate sensing of public policy and regulatory developments and disseminating such across the organization
  • Assist in developing SECA’s position statements on public policy and regulatory matters
  • Ensure appropriate reporting of legal and governmental issues or updates that could impact business operations
  • Assist with corporate compliance investigations
  • Assist with risk analysis, risk mitigation/minimization sensing, analysis and strategies in both legal and compliance areas and reporting such to the Legal Department
  • Assist with privacy requests, responses, legislative updates and compliance issues
Skills And Qualifications
  • Has a wide range of experience, uses professional concepts and company objectives to resolve complex issues in creative and effective ways
  • Works on complex issues where analyzing situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variables. Exercises judgement in selecting methods, techniques and evaluation criteria to obtain results. Determines methods and procedures on new assignments and coordinates other's tasks
  • May manage a group such as coordinating activities regarding costs, methods and staffing
  • Typically requires at least 8 years of related experience and a Bachelor's degree; or 6 years and a Master's degree; or a PhD with 3 years
Samsung is an equal employment opportunity employer.

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