In House Counsel

In House Counsel

October 31, 2022

Sun Life’s roots run deep in Canada, where our company began more than 150 years ago. Today we are an industry leader touching the lives of millions of individuals and thousands of companies across the country – and many more millions of clients around the world. Our goal is to attract and keep the best people in the industry by empowering our employees to do the right thing for one another and for our Clients.

 You are as unique as your background, experience and point of view. Here, you’ll be encouraged, empowered and challenged to be your best self. You’ll work with dynamic colleagues – experts in their fields – who are eager to share their knowledge with you. Your leaders will inspire and help you reach your potential and soar to new heights. Every day, you’ll have new and exciting opportunities to make life brighter for our Clients – who are at the heart of everything we do.

 Sun Life Capital Management (SLC), Sun Life’s growing global asset management business, is seeking a securities lawyer with exposure to funds transactions to join its growing and collegial in-house team. The successful candidate will work closely with SLC’s asset management and client relations teams on a variety of interesting matters including advising on product development, distribution and sales, and regulatory matters. This role will suit an adaptable lawyer with superior communication skills and strong business acumen who can provide practical legal advice.

The ideal candidate will have at least 3 years of experience with securities transactions, including a solid understanding of funds regulatory requirements, coming from a large firm or in-house environment.  You will have strong commercial awareness, excellent communication skills, and have demonstrated the ability to build relationships and gain the trust of business stakeholders. This is an excellent opportunity to take on a varied role that includes sophisticated transactions and exposure to U.S. matters.

SLC offers excellent benefits, including remote working options, as well as strong career development opportunities.

For more information or to apply, please contact Jennifer Mitchell at jennifer@hellergroup.ca

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

The Heller Group

www.hellergroup.ca

The Heller Group Legal and Executive Search specializes in the recruitment and placement of lawyers, at all levels, into law firms and corporations. We have higher expectations, so should you.

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Toronto/Hybrid