Position Overview Reporting to the Corporate Secretary and Senior Counsel, this position is responsible for understanding and assessing corporate compliance and risk, implementing mitigation strategies and managing the privacy management program for the FortisBC group of companies.
and the inter-departmental Compliance Committee.
based programs and developing and delivering in-person training to groups of employees.
needed. Collaborate with Risk Management and Internal Audit to develop strategies to mitigate compliance risk.
Post graduate degree from a relevant and recognized program (law degree will be beneficial), plus a minimum of five (5) years or experience as a compliance or privacy professional or a practicing lawyer (either in-
house or in a law firm). Valid BC Driver’s License.
Technical Competencies :
Knowledge and understanding of applicable legislation and regulations
Knowledge of compliance strategy, structure and processes.
Demonstrated ability to analyze, research, evaluate and interpret legal compliance issues
Demonstrated ability to apply superior judgment, strategic and innovative thinking in decision making
Demonstrated ability to exercise professional judgement in the handling information of a confidential and / or sensitive nature
Demonstrated excellent organizational skills with strong attention to detail
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision; proven capacity to be a self-starter
Demonstrated ability to be self-motivated, working independently and as a team member
Demonstrated excellent interpersonal skills and collaboration to achieve positive working relationships
Demonstrated excellent written, verbal and presentation skills.
Demonstrated ability to multi-task and manage time-sensitive projects within demanding work schedules
Demonstrated ability to analyze and resolve problems / conflict
Computer skills (MS Office Suite)
Additional Information This position could be located in either Surrey or in Kelowna. Travel outside of headquarters is required.