Experienced Paralegal

The Municipal Group of Companies is a large, diversified organization engaged in all major aspects of the heavy civil construction, mining, and environmental services within the Atlantic Provinces. We are currently seeking an Experienced Paralegal to join our growing Legal Department based out of Bedford, NS.

The successful candidate will provide general legal support, including corporate paralegal work, in a dynamic and fast-paced environment. Our legal team is a collegial group of four lawyers and two support staff.

Key Responsibilities:

Work to support the legal team with corporate records, commercial transactions, and legal document management systems.
Manage and enhance contractual templates and precedents.
Assist on other legal matters as they arise.

Qualifications:

Paralegal Diploma, university degree, or equivalent experience (3-5 years).
The ability to work closely with the legal team and report to the General Counsel.
Proficiency in MS Word, Excel and Outlook.
Strong initiative and sound judgment, including discretion with confidential materials.
Excellent organizational skills and strong attention to detail.
Experience in corporate records filing and maintenance, including use of reporting book software, is an asset but not required.
Good interpersonal skills and ability to collaborate effectively with a broad range of individuals and groups.

A competitive salary and comprehensive health benefits package, along with group pension plan, is offered with this position. Please note this position is in Bedford, Nova Scotia at our head office.

How to Apply:
We are an equal opportunity employer that encourages all interested candidates to submit a resume quoting the position title, or inquiries, to:

Lesley Murphy at lmurphy@municipalgroup.ca.

Link to Job Posting:

Job Deadline/Expiry Date: 06/10/2024