In House Counsel

In House Counsel - Walmart Canada

October 29, 2018

Walmart Canada operates a growing chain of 410 stores nationwide serving more than 1.2 million customers each day. Walmart Canada’s flagship online store is visited by 600,000 customers daily. With more than 90,000 associates, Walmart Canada is one of Canada’s largest employers and is ranked one of the country’s top 10 most influential brands. Operating a business of our size requires a strong culture of ethics and compliance; that we act with integrity, and do things the right way, every day, for our customers and associates.

Walmart Canada is seeking an employment lawyer to join its team in Mississauga. Reporting to the Assistant General Counsel, this is an exciting opportunity to work as a strategic partner with the business on a broad range of challenging employment law matters.

The ideal candidate will have 5 to 8 years of labour and employment law experience at a leading law firm and/or in-house legal department dealing with a variety of matters, including employment litigation, employment standards matters, occupational health and safety, labour and human rights matters. Excellent drafting and negotiation skills, as well as the ability to prioritize competing demands, are essential to the role.  Your duties will include advising on a wide range of day-to-day employment issues, handling and/or supervising employment litigation and human rights files, assisting in the creation and implementation of policies and procedures, and providing advice and support on various strategic human resources projects. Strong business acumen and interpersonal skills are important as you will have extensive interaction with the human resources department.  A working knowledge of French would be an asset.

For more information or to apply, please contact Sherri Pinsler at

As this is an exclusive assignment with The Heller Group, all inquiries and applications sent directly to Walmart will be redirected to The Heller Group.

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