Chief Corporate Counsel - YRRTCApril 3, 2017
York Region Rapid Transit Corporation is responsible for the planning, design and construction of the rapid transit network and related infrastructure. Our mission is to design and deliver an exceptional rapid transit system attracting, moving, and connecting people to York Region’s urban centres and destinations. Join us and be part of a team that delivers world-class rapid transit that moves people quickly, connects communities, and shapes our living environment.
York Region Rapid Transit Corporation (YRRTC) is seeking a Chief Corporate Counsel to join its team in Markham. Reporting to the President – YRRTC, the Chief Corporate Counsel is responsible for providing legal advice on a broad range of issues, including advice on corporate structure and governance, compliance, commercial transactions, operational issues, strategic initiatives, land development and risk management. The role also involves assisting senior officers of YRRTC in negotiations with external agencies and partners at municipal, provincial and federal levels and in the private sector.
Candidates should have at least 10 years of broad corporate law experience including in-depth experience with P3, infrastructure, tendering and contract procurement matters as well as an understanding of litigation, environmental and municipal issues. The successful candidate will have strong political acumen and proven management and strategic planning abilities. Candidates with both public and private sector experience will be preferred.
For more information, or to apply, please contact Sherri Pinsler at firstname.lastname@example.org
As this is an exclusive assignment with The Heller Group, all inquiries and applications sent directly to YRRTC will be redirected to The Heller Group.www.hellergroup.ca
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