Sun Life - Counsel, Governance - Toronto
- 3+ years experience
- Sun Life
- Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Sun Life (SLF) is a leading international financial services organization providing asset management, wealth, insurance, and health solutions to individual and institutional clients. Headquartered in Toronto with global operations, SLF is a public company trading on the TSX and NYSE with over $1.35 trillion in total assets under management.
SLF’s Corporate Secretary Dept. is seeking a highly motivated and organized Corporate/Securities Lawyer for this role. The successful candidate will ensure the provision of leading corporate governance, corporate and securities/public disclosure advice to support the Board of Directors, Executive Management and other senior management. Responsibilities will include: assisting with the coordination and execution of Board and Committee meetings including the drafting of meeting materials; serving as the Secretary of one or more Canadian subsidiaries; advising on governance issues, best practices and trends; drafting of annual meeting materials; advising on subsidiary governance; ensuring compliance with enterprise policies; and advising on special projects as required.
The ideal candidate will have 3+ years of relevant corporate and securities law experience gained at a leading law firm or publicly traded company.
This is a rare opportunity to join a collaborative team that offers sophisticated work and a company-wide commitment to talent development.
If you have the requisite skill set, please apply in complete confidence to Danya Cohen or Adam Lepofsky (both Canadian qualified lawyers) at RainMaker Group.
As this is an exclusive assignment with RainMaker Group, any resumes sent directly to Sun Life Financial will be re-directed to RainMaker Group. We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.