lii ONTARIO REPORTS JUNE 15, 2018
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Sun Life Financial is a leading international financial services organization providing a diverse range
of protection and wealth products and services to individuals and corporate clients. Sun Life Financial
and its partners have operations in key markets worldwide, including Canada, the United States,
the United Kingdom, Ireland, Hong Kong, the Philippines, Japan, Indonesia, India, China, Australia,
Singapore, Vietnam, Malaysia and Bermuda.
Sun Life Financial is seeking a lawyer with business acumen and client focus to join our Legal Team
and support our growing employee and retiree benefits and savings businesses. These businesses
manage $95 billion in group pension and savings plan assets and serve the needs of more than three
million Canadians by providing life and health insurance benefits and administrative services.
The successful candidate will be a strong team player and provide strategic and proactive legal
solutions to the management, client facing and administrative teams that serve our plan sponsors and
their plan members and retirees across Canada.
This will involve advice on benefit administration, new product development, including digital and data
driven initiatives, negotiation of a variety of contractual arrangements and legislative and regulatory
Collaboration, innovation and professional excellence are hallmarks of our culture, and particular
importance will be placed on maintaining and enhancing relationships with our business partners.
The successful candidate has been called to the Bar of Ontario and practiced for between 3 and 5
years at a financial services entity or law firm providing clients with solutions-oriented legal advice
concerning their pensions, benefits or other financial/commercial needs.
Experience in-house is an asset.
Sun Life Financial has a team of over 100 lawyers in our worldwide organization. This position can be
based in our new global headquarters at 1 York Street in Toronto or in our Waterloo Office.
Diversity and inclusion have always been at the core of our values at Sun Life. A diverse workforce
with wide perspectives and creative ideas benefits our clients, the communities where we operate
and all of us as colleagues. We welcome applications from qualified individuals from all backgrounds.
Persons with disabilities who need accommodation in the application process, or those needing job
postings in an alternative format, may e-mail a request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
We thank all applicants for showing an interest in this position. Only those selected for an interview
will be contacted.
Interested applicants, please apply by using the following link by June 29, 2018 (ID JR00006398)