Sunday , February 5 2023

Jobs at CMHC – Lawyer – Finance

Website Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation

Job Description:

Join the Legal Services Team. In this role, you will provide comprehensive result-oriented legal support to internal business and support groups to contribute to CMHC’s overall objectives, and help us make housing affordable for everyone in Canada.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide legal support related to Board-level and operational policies.
  • Provide legal support for CMHC’s housing finance programs, in particular, contribution and loan programs and mortgage loan insurance to support Indigenous and Northern Housing.
  • Advise on risk and strategic issues, and manage these elements with internal stakeholders to achieve business objectives.
  • Collaborate on developing strategic and high profile submissions to government.
  • Support legislative monitoring across multiple jurisdictions.
  • Assist overall in the delivery of Legal Services Division’s mandate.
  • Act as subject matter expert in the legal fields related to the position.

Job Requirements:

  • Demonstrated ability for team work.
  • Demonstrated experience building professional relationships with stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated experience in managing multiple files under very tight deadlines.
  • Membership of a Bar in any province or territory (common law or civil law) or the Chambre des notaires du Québec.
  • Minimum of 5 years’ legal experience, in private or public sector firms or organizations, in the areas of development and construction financing on Indigenous lands or real estate or secured lending. Transactional, corporate/commercial work in relation to Indigenous matters will also be considered, as well as other Indigenous policy or litigation experience, if relevant to CMHC’s mandate.
  • Demonstrated ability to work autonomously on complex transactions.
  • Superior interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Strong problem solving, flexibility and innovation skills.
  • Advanced legal research and drafting skills.

Job Details:

Company: Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Montreal, QC, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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