Présidente, ZSA Québec Recruteur / Chasseur de têtes, Avocats & notaires
8 + years │ Montreal
Our client, Telecon, is a national leading provider of telecommunications network infrastructure. The company leverages its national presence, thousands of skilled professionals, client relationships and more than 50 years of history to offer industry-leading design, infrastructure and connectivity services and solutions to telecommunications companies and corporate clients nationwide. The company is expanding rapidly and now employs over 3,200 people.
To support their needs, they are looking for a Director or Senior Director to lead the legal department and assist senior management as well as various internal departments in identifying and minimizing legal risks. Reporting to the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, you will be a member of the management committee and will supervise a lawyer and a paralegal. On a day-to-day basis, your time will be spent primarily on commercial law, negotiating service contracts, technology contracts and supplier contracts. You will oversee the management of litigation with outside counsel, reviewing procedures and guiding strategy. You will also support the teams in matters of intellectual property, acquisitions and proposed transactions (with external support) and provide advice on employment law. In corporate matters, you will prepare the meetings of the Board of Directors and its two committees, be responsible for governance and ensure that corporate entities are kept up to date by the team members.
Are you bilingual, a member of the Quebec Bar and have 8-15 years of relevant experience in business law, preferably in-house? We are looking for a lawyer with knowledge and experience in various fields of law and a good business mind, as well as a sharp practical sense and an ability to quickly discern important issues from less important ones. The title of Director or Senior Director will depend on the candidate’s experience. If you are interested in being part of the growth of a company, contact us today! Ref. #31775