Corporate Law Clerk
Full Job Description
HUB International Limited (“HUB”) is a global insurance brokerage providing a broad array of property, casualty, risk management, life and health, employee benefits, investment and wealth management products and services. Ranked first among Canada’s largest insurance brokers, the company has done over 400 acquisitions to date, ranging in revenues up to $100 million, and has over 13,000 employees in 450 offices throughout North America, including 5,000 in Canada.
About the Position:
This is a unique opportunity for a corporate law clerk to be part of a growing and dynamic legal team. The successful candidate would experience progressive career growth, professional development, and gain valuable learning experiences as the company continues to grow. The law clerk will report to the Canadian General Counsel, and s/he may directly support a number of attorneys and senior paralegals working on corporate and other matters.
Support and/or perform corporate secretarial activities relating to all Canadian Hub legal entities including minute books, resolutions, authorized signatories and powers of attorney.
Assist in completing and/or complete clerical work related to amalgamations and other legal duties in collaboration with the legal team and external service providers in all Canadian jurisdictions.
Assist in preparing or prepare director and shareholder meeting resolutions and materials.
Conduct relevant legal research and other related duties as required by legal team members.
Complete clerical, administrative, and other tasks as needed including spreadsheets, Powerpoint presentations, docketing, and scheduling.
0-5 years experience as a law clerk in a law firm or corporate environment.
Post-secondary education in legal administration or related field including a Law Clerk or Paralegal Diploma.
Background in or desire to providing support to legal department professionals, demonstrating good judgement and an understanding of, and adherence to, confidentiality practices.
Exceptional organizational and task prioritization skills, including the ability to prioritize job duties and work in a [fast and] detail-oriented manner.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including preparing documentation accurately, paying attention to detail.
Good research skills and demonstrated ability to find relevant and needed legal information.
Good working knowledge of/or desire to learn OBCA, CBCA, and other related corporate legislative requirements.
Demonstrated experience with/ or desire to learn Microsoft Office products.
Exposure to e-billing and/or matter management platforms a plus.
Insurance, brokerage and/or financial services industry experience a plus.
Ability to work in a fast paced, ever changing company.
The position is located in downtown Toronto – Hybrid.
Join a Winning Team at HUB International
When you join the team at HUB International, you become part of the 5th largest global insurance broker and the largest broker in Canada, providing a broad array of property, casualty, risk management, life and health, employee benefits, investment and wealth management products and services. Becoming a part of HUB means that you thrive in an entrepreneurial and fast paced team environment supported by over 12,000 professionals in 450 offices across North America, including 4,500 professionals in Canada. You will be able to actively contribute to our track record of year over year growth fueled by innovative new products and services, mergers and acquisitions, and a great team of people. As part of our talent engine, you will exemplify our strong core values which drive our unique corporate culture. HUB’s entrepreneurial spirit is evident in our people, products and philanthropic initiatives and we are passionate about our talent!
To apply for this job please visit hubinternational.jobs.