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DIRECTOR, LEGAL COUNSEL
(5-8 Years Experience)
Our client, President’s Choice Bank (“PC Bank”) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Loblaw
Companies Limited (“Loblaw”). With a mandate to offer innovative products under the
President’s Choice Financial (“PC Financial”) brand to improve customer experience
and maximize value, PC Financial has grown to over 3 million customers with a variety
of products and services including the President’s Choice Financial Mastercard and the
associated PC Optimum rewards program. Loblaw’s PC Services division operates PC
Mobile (offering telecom services) and a retail gift card business.
Reporting to the Senior Director, Legal Counsel, PC Bank’s Legal department is now
seeking a Director, Legal Counsel, to join its team in downtown Toronto which supports
PC Financial and PC Services.
The ideal candidate will have 5 - 8 years of legal experience gained from both a law
firm and the in-house legal department of a bank or other financial institution. The
ideal candidate will have solid experience in retail banking (including experience
with payment cards) and drafting and negotiating commercial contracts, including
vendor agreements. Experience in regulatory and privacy matters will be an asset.
Responsibilities will include drafting and negotiating sophisticated commercial contracts,
advising the business on applicable regulations including privacy legislation, advising the
business on strategic initiatives, reviewing marketing materials and company policies, and
participating in the development of innovative new products and services.
In addition, the ideal candidate will have strong interpersonal skills, business acumen,
and a practical approach to the law, as this role will involve communication with the
business groups, as well as the Weston Group legal departments.
This position has the potential to offer diverse and interesting work that goes beyond
the scope of traditional retail banking, as well as long-term career growth. If you are
interested in applying to this opportunity, please forward your cv and cover letter to
Lorene Nagata or Jeanette O’Sullivan of NagataCONNEX Executive Legal Search at the
contact information below.
As this is an exclusive campaign with NagataConnex Executive Legal Search,
any resumes received from other sources will be forwarded to it.
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