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Paralegal


Department:

Legal Counsel

Location:

777 Bay Street, Toronto, Ontario

Status:

Full Time

Posting Date:

2019-10-16T04:00:00Z

Expiry Date:


​Job Summary

Headed up by Senior Vice-President & General Counsel, IBC’s legal team is responsible for providing legal advice to and supporting a diverse group of internal clients within IBC and its regional offices, for interacting with member companies on their insurance related issues, and for communicating with external stakeholders.


Essential Functions

The Paralegal will provide assistance on a broad range of issues, including regulatory compliance, reviewing and drafting of contracts and agreements, monitoring legislation and judicial matters that affect IBC members and writing draft  bulletins summarizing their potential impact on IBC members.


​Experience and Qualifications

  • Member in good standing with the relevant regulator of a Canadian province or territory.
  • 3 to 5 years of experience in a legal or corporate environment.
  • Knowledge of property and casualty insurance would be an asset.
  • Experience with corporate law.
  • Exceptional writing skills and demonstrated ability to produce a wide variety of communications material.
  • Strong strategic thinking, business partnering, and presentation skills.
  • Understanding of trade associations and their relationship to government and other stakeholders. 
  • Effective relationship-building skills; comfortable working independently or as part of a team; adaptable to changing work volumes and timelines.
  • Bilingualism (French & English) an asset.

Please send résumé to:

Human Resources Department
Contact: Azan Khan
E-mail: careers@ibc.ca

IBC is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for people with disabilities. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.

This position qualifies under the Employee Referral Program. IBC is an equal opportunity employer.