Legal Secretarial Assistant, Litigation

Date Posted
Jul 11, 2017
Closing Date
Dec 29, 2017
Location
Vancouver
Description

We currently have an opening for a Legal Secretarial Assistant in our Vancouver office.  We are looking for an energetic individual with the ability to produce high volumes of quality work under tight deadlines.  This position requires an excellent multi-tasker with strong legal secretarial skills to work in a fast-paced environment.  The successful candidate will have excellent client service, organizational and practice management skills.

Legal Secretarial Assistant, Litigation – Vancouver, B.C. (Downtown)

  • Supporting the General Litigation practice group (federal and provincial tax litigation). Experience in tax litigation would be an asset.

KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS:

  • A college diploma in a Legal Secretarial Assistant program or equivalent plus three to five years’ experience.  An equivalent combination of education, training and experience is considered.
  • Excellent communication, organizational and technical expertise are crucial for this position
  • Must be a self-starter who is detail oriented, show strong initiative and display an interest in developing his/her knowledge of various practice areas

 

How To Apply

We thank all applicants for their interest in Osler; however, only chosen applicants will be contacted. Osler is an equal opportunity employer, and we welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Please note that any offer of employment will be conditional upon background and reference checks, including a criminal record check, credit check, and employment and educational verifications.

If you have the required background and wish to work in one of Canada’s leading law firms, please reply in confidence with a cover letter and résumé to:

Human Resources
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
P.O. Box 50, 1 First Canadian Place
Toronto, Ontario M5X 1B8
Fax: 416-862-6666
e-mail: hrvancouver@osler.com