Senior Counsel, Legal Division

Saskatchewan Government Insurance (SGI)
Posting Date:
Nov 23, 2021
Company/Firm:
Saskatchewan Government Insurance (SGI)
Area of Law:
Corporate Crown
Position Type:
Full Time
Deadline:
Dec 05, 2021
Location:
SASKATOON
Experience:
Senior

Description

SGI believes that effective collaboration happens by thinking beyond the role and division, being clear on decisions and accountabilities, building relationships while being open minded and respectful and driving action forward to put the best interests of SGI first. The successful individual for this role will be a team player that buys into this mindset and embodies SGI’s vision, missions, and values.

In this role you will provide legal opinions and conduct litigation for cases of moderate to high complexity for SGI (primarily on behalf of the Auto Fund Claims Division) at each level of the court in Saskatchewan and before the Automobile Injury Appeal Commission. In addition, they will provide support to associate lawyers.

Requirements

We are looking for candidates who have a law degree. Candidates should have at least 10 years’ experience as a lawyer with at least 4 of those years focused on insurance related practices and 6 years in a leadership role. Alternative combinations of relevant education and experience may also be considered.

Why SGI?

Because SGI is a great place to work! We value integrity, caring and innovation. We have an intentional culture that promotes trust and participation in a way that encourages employees to bring their hearts and minds to their work. Part of the SGI experience that our employees’ value most lies within the community comprised of their coworkers. The employee community isn’t the only reason our people stay at SGI; we also offer a wide range of benefits and invest in career development to meet the needs of our employees. We embrace diversity, recognizing and celebrating our differences and our similarities. Our careers are as diverse as our employees.

Ready to Apply?

If this is the career opportunity you’ve been waiting for, tell us why you’re the right fit for this role.  Learn more about our company, this job and what your future could look like at SGI by visiting our careers page.

Submit your application online by 11:59 p.m. on: December 5th, 2021

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