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Senior Counsel - Legal Services

Reference ID: FIN01695-18

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Toronto, ON
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Full Time
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Banking, Finance and Insurance



Are you ready to create better business outcomes with your analytical acumen and creativity?

Join our team

The Legal Services team provides world-class, innovative solutions to the TELUS group of companies. We partner with teams across the organization to advance our corporate priorities and ultimately deliver better outcomes and experiences for TELUS' customers.

Our service delivery model is built by the best legal talent who are confident experts and see the details and the big picture. Our team is ready for complex challenges because each of us are intrinsically passionate about our calling as strategic business partners who deliver a superior legal customer experience and question the status quo for continuous improvement of business practices and processes.

Here's the impact you'll make and what we'll accomplish together

As a business oriented commercial lawyer that supports TELUS' procurement and consumer teams, you will be engaged in a variety of legal matters, including negotiating technology and procurement agreements, reviewing advertising and marketing materials, advising on process design to ensure compliance with legislative mandates, and advising on new product launches. You will also provide advice on privacy, competition and intellectual property matters. You understand the business needs and you are eager to put your top tier legal skills to use in support of the procurement and consumer teams of a Canadian and global telecommunications leader.

Here's how
    •Strengthening relationships with key stakeholders and sophisticated clients by cultivating a deep understanding of their business and providing proactive, solution-oriented advice •Striving continuously to advance legal and business practices by driving new approaches and process improvements •Mentoring and coaching other legal team member to develop the next generation of legal talent


Qualifications:


You're the missing piece of the puzzle
    •Respected for your legal skills, business acumen, initiative, creativity, learning-oriented mindset and collaborative style •Confident at engaging and interacting with sophisticated stakeholders, internally and externally •Noted for your ability to effectively communicate legal advice (including written) to diverse range of stakeholders •Recognized for your record of successfully managing multiple, concurrent files and priorities and delivering on commitments •Called 7 or more years ago to the Bar

Great-to-haves
    •Member in good standing with both the Law Society of Ontario and the Bar of Québec •Bilingualism in English & French (both written and oral)

Who is TELUS?

We're a high-performing team of individuals who collectively make TELUS one of the leading telecommunications companies in Canada. Our competitive consumer offerings include wireline, wireless, internet and Optik TV™. We also deliver a compelling range of products and services for small, medium and large businesses; and have carved out a leadership position in the health, energy, finance and public sector markets with innovative industry specific solutions.

Everyone belongs at TELUS. It doesn't matter who you are, what you do or how you do it, at TELUS, your unique contribution and talents will be valued and respected. Because the more diverse perspectives we have the more likely we are to crack the code on what our customers want and our communities need.

Do you share our passion?



At TELUS, you create future friendly ® possibilities.

At TELUS, we are committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability.

Posted: October 3, 2018
Closes: December 2, 2018
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10,000+ employees
Industry:
Technology
Telecommunications

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About Telus

TELUS (TSX: T, NYSE: TU) is Canada’s fastest-growing national telecommunications company, with $12.3 billion of annual revenue and 13.9 million customer connections, including 8.4 million wireless ...