Position : PARALEGAL 1
SHIFTS : -Monday Friday8 : 30am- 5 : 00pm
PAY : $33.14-$41.82 / Hour
Location : EglintonAvenue East & Orbitor Drive, Mississauga
Job Description :
Our client is currently hiring a law clerk / contractmanager to work at its Mississauga, Ontario location. This position will reportto the Chief Counsel (Canada).
The successful candidate will provide primarycontracts management support for the company forCanadian business as well as corporatesecretarial support for company-Canadian businesses.
Position Summary :
Provide primarycontracts management support and corporate secretarial support for our clients-businesses Canada. Construction law experience is an asset.
Indirect support forsales organization.
Duties andResponsibilities :
Review, analyze, draft and negotiate a broad range ofcommercial sales and services agreements, amendments, non-disclosureagreements, construction agreements, non-
subcontract agreements,supply / distribution agreements and related documents with internal stakeholdersand external customers.
Review requests for proposals, requests for bids and othercompetitive solicitations; assist sales team in preparing responses to such bidrequests
Work with the business to review and help resolve contractdisputes and collections matter
Provide advice and counsel to business clients withrespect to contract and compliance issues
Conduct legal research as required to provide guidance oncontract compliance and legal / regulatory requirements
Conduct training to sales colleagues as appropriate oncontract issues, internal policies and procedures
Corporate Secretarial matters including draftingresolutions, certifications, and Powers of Attorney
Bachelor's degree from an accredited university orequivalent work
LawClerk training and / or certification preferred, but not required.
5+ years of relevant work experience drafting, negotiatingand managing a wide variety of contracts
Experience in contract review and negotiation
Significant experience in working directly with clients’sales teams and operational management.
Excellent writing and verbal skills indicative of anability to interface effectively with attorneys as well as internal andexternal customers.
Ability to multitask and work effectively andindependently to meet deadlines in a dynamic and fast-paced environment.
Demonstrable skill in negotiating and understandingcontract provisions and risk allocation.
Experience working directly with sales and operationsteams
Bilingual or proficiency in French preferred but notrequired.
Experience with construction contracts / bids as well asprovincial and federal government contracts / bids a plus but not required
Thank you for your interest, Please send your resume to Sandeepat sandeep trilliumhr.com or callat 905-766-1457 ext 250 for immediate consideration.
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