Sun Life Financial - Assistant Vice-President & Assistant Corporate Secretary - Toronto

  • 5 to 10 years experience
  • In-house
  • Sun Life Financial
  • Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Sun Life Financial (SLF) ranks among the largest North American life insurers with assets under management of C$865 billion. Headquartered in Toronto with global operations, SLF is a public company trading on the TSX, NYSE and PSE. The company was founded with the purpose of helping its clients achieve lifetime financial security and well-being through a diverse range of protection and wealth products.

SLF is currently seeking a Corporate Governance Professional to join its team as Assistant Vice-President & Assistant Corporate Secretary. This role reports to the Vice-President, Corporate Secretary and will support Committees of the Board of Sun Life Financial (SLF) and Sun Life Assurance (SLA). The successful candidate will be responsible for: coordinating all aspects of Committee meetings, including the preparation of meeting materials, drafting minutes and liaising with various stakeholders to set agendas; supporting the Vice-President, Corporate Secretary with the execution of Board meetings; communicating with Directors and senior management in preparation of Committee and Board meetings; advising on and drafting materials related to pertinent legislative and regulatory regimes; and assisting with the preparation and monitoring of annual operating budgets.

The ideal candidate will have 5-10 years of corporate secretarial experience with a strong understanding of corporate secretarial procedures and governance best practices. Exceptional written and oral communication skills as well as a demonstrated ability to work effectively with senior executives are critical competencies. Competitive compensation and the exposure to a collegial and high-calibre team of professionals are among the many highlights which this opportunity offers. If you have the requisite skill-set, please contact in complete confidence Danya Cohen or Adam Lepofsky (both Canadian qualified lawyers) at RainMaker Group.

As this is an exclusive assignment with RainMaker Group, all resumes sent directly to Sun Life Financial will be re-directed to RainMaker Group.

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