JANUARY 11, 2019 CAREERS xlv
4 King St. W., Suite 1060
Toronto, Ontario M5H 1B6
Vale is one of the world’s largest mining companies, with a presence across five
continents and is also the world’s largest producer of nickel. Operating in Canada
for more than 100 years, Vale’s Canadian operations produce nickel, copper, cobalt,
platinum group metals, gold and silver. Vale’s operations in Sudbury are home to
one of the largest integrated mining complexes in the world with five mines, a mill,
a smelter and a nickel refinery.
Vale’s law department is seeking a Corporate/Commercial Lawyer to join its team as
Legal Counsel at their headquarters, located in downtown Toronto. In this role, you
will provide guidance and strategic direction to global operations and corporate clients
across the organization. The successful candidate will be responsible for, among other
things, negotiating and drafting critical corporate and commercial contracts; advising
on transactions; ensuring regulatory compliance; supporting the corporate secretarial
and governance functions, complex litigation files and strategic projects in Canada,
the United Kingdom and Asia-Pacific.
The successful candidate will have 4 to 7 years of post-call corporate/commercial
experience gained from a top tier firm or in-house environment. Vale is seeking a
lawyer with excellent communication skills and a practical approach to the practice of
law. Superior business and legal acumen are vital, as is the confidence to work
autonomously across multiple jurisdictions (and time zones). Willingness to travel is
If you are interested in this extraordinary opportunity to join a sophisticated legal team
with an industry leader, please contact in complete confidence, Danya Cohen or
Whitney Borins (both Canadian qualified lawyers) at RainMaker Group.
As this is an exclusive assignment with RainMaker Group, any resumes sent directly
to Vale will be re-directed to RainMaker Group.