Corporate Law Clerk (Marketing)

  • Company:
    Great Connections Employment Services
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 days ago
  • Category:
    Legal/Law

Job Title :
Corporate Law Clerk (Marketing)
Location :
Concord
Start Date :
5/8/2018
Type :
Full time
Created :
5/8/2018
Salary :
Job Description
Our client, manufacturer of cosmetics, pharmaceutical, & cleaning products in North America, is looking for a law clerk to join their legal team at the corporate office in Concord. The law clerk will be assiting the business mainly with advertising/marketing matters as a first level of interface with the marketing teams. This role requires a substantial amount of autonomy, performing legal work related to advertising and marketing issues. 
 
Permanent Full-time Role
Salary Range: $65K-$75K
Location: Concord, ON
 
Job Responsibilities:
Provide legal support on a wide range of advertising and marketing law matters
Review and guidance on a variety of marketing matters such as consumer facing materials in respect to compliance with legislation, industry standards and internal policies
Working with relevant stakeholders as needed
Draft and review simple or standard form legal disclaimers, contest rules, sponsorship arrangements, etc.
Provide guidance directly to clients on aspects of compliance and execution
Assist with development of training materials, resources and presentations for our business’ marketing teams on relevant topics, and assist with the maintenance of the legal advertising review process
Manage the maintenance and assist with prosecution of the company’s intellectual property portfolio, including coordination with the business and external counsel
Facilitate powers of attorney and handling of documents for foreign prosecution needs
Assist with the company’s Corporate Secretary matters, including preparing resolutions, minute book maintenance, and coordination with directors, officers and global counsel
Provide assistance and support to colleagues on the legal team with respect to various advertising, marketing and corporate secretary matters
Work with the legal team and our business’ marketing teams on special projects and major marketing initiatives as needed
 
Skills and Qualifications:
Self-starter, possesses the ability to plan, organize and prioritize job tasks in order to meet tight deadlines and willingness and ability to work in a fast-paced dynamic environment
Attention to detail and the ability to exercise sound judgment
Ability to work both independently and collaboratively 
Strong organizational and time management skills, verbal and written communication skills, interpersonal skills and professional presentation
Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Adobe, Visio, IP portfolio management and corporate secretarial database software
Education/Experience:
Law Clerk Diploma or Paralegal Certification
5-10 years of experience in advertising and marketing law, at a law firm or in-house legal department
Experience with preparation and/or maintenance of corporate records is beneficial
Experience preparing and editing legal documents and correspondence
 
HOW TO APPLY:
Please send your resume to resume@gc-employment.com with subject ‘Corporate Law Clerk_Concord’