10 + years | Montréal
Our client, Boralex (TSX: BLX and BLX.DB.A) develops, builds and operates renewable energy power facilities in Canada, France, the United Kingdom and the United States. The corporation is recognized for its solid experience in optimizing its asset base in four power generation types – wind, hydroelectric, thermal and solar.
Working in the corporation’s brand new office in downtown Montreal, you will be part of a team of seven other legal counsels, the majority of whom are also based in Montreal. Reporting to the Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary, you will be responsible for completing mergers & acquisitions, project financing and partnership development, especially regarding the American activities of the company. As part of your duties, you will also be required to negotiate some major commercial contracts, including construction contracts or purchases of wind turbines, to name a few examples. You will advise both senior management and the finance and development departments on strategies and legal risks associated with the files, coordinate transactions with outside counsel, and oversee the work of two legal advisors.
Are you looking for a position that would enable you to progress and use a wide range of legal skills, including transactional law and new laws, in particular regarding regulation matters? Are you passionate about the renewable energy industry and are looking for a position where you will have amble responsibilities and have a high degree of autonomy? If you would like to join a growing and dynamic team, that has an entrepreneurial spirit and that allows you to put your managerial skills to good use, we would like to know more. You must be bilingual and called to a Canadian or an American Bar to qualify. Although not required, knowledge of the industry and/or in construction or infrastructure law will be considered as advantages. Ref. #28445
Please note that this is a mandate exclusive to ZSA. CVs sent to or contact made with Boralex will be sent directly to ZSA.
Me Dominique Tardif
514-228-2880 Ext. 320