Senior Legal Consultant, International Affairs and Asset Engineering

July 8 2019
Industries Bank, Insurance, Financial services
Categories Legal, Paralegal, Tax
Montreal, QC

Gestion de Patrimoine Blue Bridge Inc.

Society address : 1000 Rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Bureau 1900, Montreal, (QC) H3A 3G4

Blue Bridge Wealth Management Inc. is currently looking for a Senior Legal Consultant, International Affairs and Asset Engineering to provide legal advice to UHNWIs.


In his or her mandate, the incumbent will be responsible for carrying out various tasks related to tax and financial planning, such as:

  • Structure and coordinate a multidisciplinary team in the field of international tax and financial planning;
  • Provide this team with specific expertise to meet the needs of ultra high net worth individuals (UHNWis) of European origin;
  • Train the members of this team in international tax and financial issues;
  • Supervise the implementation of tax engineering structures proposed to an international clientele; and,
  • Provide expertise and legal monitoring to its subsidiary Blue Bridge Trust Company.

Education, qualifications and experience:

The candidate must hold a bachelor's degree in law and a university degree in European taxation and must be a member of the Paris Bar.

Secondly, the candidate must have the following qualifications:

  • Have a network of contacts in the world of taxation and wealth engineering in Europe;
  • Oral/written French, fluent in English;
  • Mobility;
  • Ability to work with an international UHNWIs clientele;
  • Ability to work in a team environment;
  • Ability to work under pressure; and,
  • Rigour at work.

Finally, the candidate must have several years of specific experience in the following fields:

  • 5 years' experience in a European tax administration;
  • More than 20 years of relevant experience as a lawyer for a European clientele in the field of taxation and financial planning;
  • 20 years of practice with a UHNWls clientele, particularly French;
  • 20 years of experience in designing tax planning structures;
  • 10 years of practice in Anglo-Saxon law and trusts in particular;
  • 10 years of experience in trust taxation in civil law jurisdictions (France, Switzerland, Belgium, etc.); and,
  • Practice of teaching the field in a university setting.

Employment conditions:

  • 3 years contract – 37,5 hres / week (full time, day job)
  • Base salary : 100 000 $ à 150 000 $ + bonus according to experience
  • Eligibility for bonus and salary increases according to company policies
  • Social benefits and other: pension plan and 20 days of vacation per year

Work language:

  • French;
  • English, an asset

Work location:

1900-1000 Rue Sherbrooke West, Montreal, (QC) H3A 3G4
Tel : +1 514-845-9165
Fax : +1 514-281-6443

Information about the contact person at Gestion de Patrimoine Blue Bridge Inc.:

Mrs. Odile Poupart

Director of Finance and Administration


Telephone : 514-845-9165

Fax : 514-281-6443

Please apply by email at the following address : ************@*****.***

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