CORPORATE COUNSEL - Personnel Search Ltd.

7 Jul 2017



Job Description

Our client, J.D. Irving, Limited has over 15,000 employees and has operations throughout eastern Canada and in the United States. The organization has business units in forestry & forest products, transportation, shipbuilding & industrial marine, retail, industrial equipment, construction services & building materials, and consumer products. A performance-driven enterprise, J.D. Irving, Limited is dedicated to best practices, teamwork, and making the best products for its customers in Canada and around the world.

The organization is looking for an individual to join its law department in the role of Corporate Counsel. In this position, the successful candidate will contribute to strategic decision making by providing recommendations related to the structuring of contracts, acquisitions, and as a participant in a variety of business negotiations with third-parties.

Success in this role requires a law degree and 2+ years of experience, either at a major law firm or with a large corporation. While not required, exposure to working with business law matters would be an asset. An MBA or an undergraduate degree in business would be beneficial. Strong analytical, written and oral communications skills are essential.

This opportunity offers a competitive salary and benefits package as well as impressive professional growth potential.

If you are a legal professional looking to offer your expertise and counsel to further your career with a renowned organization known for its high quality products and services you are invited to contact Steven Love at (506) 852-8021 or forward a resume to

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