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.

Duties:

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 : ************@*****.***

Apply now!

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