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Director; Senior Corporate Counsel (2)

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Employer
The Bedford Consulting Group
Posted
September 17, 2013
Closes
October 17, 2013
Location
Oakville, Ontario
Area of Law

Further information

Our client, Tim Hortons, is seeking a Director, Enterprise Risk Management and Compliance; a Senior Corporate Counsel, Enterprise; and a Senior Corporate Counsel Securities. All three roles will report to the Vice President & Associate General Counsel, Enterprise.

Director, Enterprise Risk Management and Compliance

The Director, Enterprise Risk Management and Compliance will develop and manage a comprehensive system for identifying, assessing, mitigating, monitoring, and reporting on material enterprise-wide risks that may impact Tim Hortons’ performance with a view to managing risk and reward and to enable the business leaders to make sound judgments and business decisions. The ideal candidate will either possess an LL.B/J.D., or a Degree in Business, Commerce, Insurance or Accounting coupled with 5-8+ years of business and legal leadership experience and superior knowledge of and experience in Enterprise Risk Management and Compliance processes and procedures ideally acquired within a fast-paced, growth oriented, Canadian organization.

Senior Corporate Counsel, Enterprise

The Senior Corporate Counsel, Enterprise will provide strategic counsel to the Enterprise, Corporate and Shared Services organizations on its business, legal, and risk and compliance issues and will play a critical role in facilitating the achievement of the Company’s business objectives. He/she will be responsible for a high volume of related commercial contracts to manage risk while maximizing the benefit to the business. The ideal candidate will have been called to the Ontario Bar in addition to being a member in good standing with the Law Society of Upper Canada or equivalent, and will possess 5-8+ years of business and legal leadership experience ideally acquired within a fast-paced, growth oriented Canadian organization or from within a major Canadian law firm.

Senior Corporate Counsel, Securities

The Senior Corporate Counsel, Securities will provide the organization with effective legal services and advice for complex Canadian and U.S. legal and securities matters and complex commercial transactions as well as providing public company board and secretarial support. The ideal candidate will have been called to the Ontario Bar in addition to being a member in good standing with the Law Society of Upper Canada or equivalent, and will possess 5-8+ years of business and legal leadership experience ideally acquired within a fast-paced, growth oriented and publicly traded Canadian organization or from within a major Canadian law firm.

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To explore this dynamic leadership opportunity in further detail, please contact Lisa Heidman LL.B., Senior Client Partner, North American Director, Bedford Legal at lheidman@bedfordgroup.com or Gillian Tessis LL.B., Principal at gtessis@bedfordgroup.com.

A detailed copy of the confidential position profile will be provided to all candidates under consideration.

The Bedford Consulting Group