Legal Assistant

December 1 2017
Categories Administrative - Public - Regulatory - Govt.
Victoria, BC

bcIMC is seeking a permanent full-time Legal Assistant to support our busy legal team. Duties include preparing, formatting and reviewing documents, generating reports, and research. We expect a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail, together with discretion, adherence to deadlines and superb organizational skills. Our Legal Affairs department works closely with management and the various departments of bcIMC, providing legal guidance and protecting bcIMC's interests.

bcIMC offers an exceptional opportunity to work at a world-class organization while living in a west coast setting. We are a significant institutional investor whose investments span the world. Our major clients are pension plans, and the work we do helps secure the retirements of hundreds of thousands of people. Our success depends on our high-performing employees. The people who work here are committed, passionate, and approachable. They aim for continuous improvement and share bcIMC's core values of accountability, transparency, integrity, and team cohesiveness. We are currently expanding our team and our skill base to equip bcIMC for the future.

QUALIFICATIONS

Must have:

  • Minimum 5 years' experience and comprehensive knowledge of office practices and procedures
  • Legal Assistant certification or diploma, or equivalent Previous experience in a legal office and familiarity with law, legal procedures and protocols
  • Understanding of legal terminology and the ability to apply it correctly
  • Strong organizational skills with high attention to detail
  • Ability to multi-task, react to changing priorities, and meet deadlines
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • A professional and discreet manner, using tact, discretion and diplomacy at all times
  • Advanced working knowledge of MS Office and fluency with a broad range of computer applications

 

Closing date:      December 21, 2017

 

To learn more about this position and apply, go to https://careers.bcimc.com/res_joblist.html.

bcIMC provides employees with a productive and fast-paced work environment, competitive compensation, a performance incentive plan, four weeks of vacation, employer-funded health plans, and a defined benefit pension plan.  Our recruitment process requires that the successful candidate agrees to undergo a criminal record search, education and designation verification, to provide a declaration of no previous or current criminal status, and to comply with our corporate Code of Ethics & Professional Conduct.

Interested in joining our team and want to learn of other career opportunities with bcIMC? Create a profile and sign up for job alerts at https://careers.bcimc.com.

bcIMC, 300-2950 Jutland Rd Victoria BC V8T 5K2, www.bcimc.com

 

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