Director Legal and Court ServicesJuly 12, 2017
The Niagara Region serves a diverse population of 435,000 residents, providing many vital programs and services. As a municipal government, Niagara Region is made up of 30 representatives from the 12 area municipalities. Niagara Region offers a high quality of life and access to some of Ontario’s best landscapes including the Niagara escarpment and wine region. As an employee, you will be providing expertise and leadership that will help the corporation reach its goal of supporting and advancing the well-being of individuals, families and communities, and positioning the Niagara Region globally.
Niagara Region is seeking a Director Legal and Court Services to join its collegial team. Reporting to the Commissioner of Enterprise Resource Management Services, you will be responsible for ensuring the highest standard in the delivery of legal and court services to the region. As part of the senior leadership team, you will provide legal advice to council, and play a key role in advising on business strategy and risk management issues.
The ideal candidate will have at least 10 years of experience in municipal law as well as experience with litigation, real estate, and procurement matters and strong contract negotiation skills. Candidates with experience in a unionized environment will be preferred. The successful candidate will also have strong business acumen and experience in a leadership role.
For more information or to apply, please contact Sherri Pinsler at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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