Corporate & Securities Law Clerk

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As the Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create software solutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital. Be part of a winning team that leads the way in Enterprise Information Management. 

The opportunity:

This is an opportunity to support the VP, General Counsel – Corp. & Corporate Secretary related to the Company’s corporate governance initiatives. The successful individual will be effective interacting with employees at all levels inside the organization in a fast pasted and dynamic environment.

You are great at:

• Maintaining corporate records, including preparing and updating lists of legal entities and corporate structure charts
• Preparing the necessary forms and documents for required filings such as annual returns, notice of change and miscellaneous corporate forms for the Company and its North American subsidiaries 
• Preparing documentation and forms as required for the incorporation, amendment, amalgamation, dissolution, business name filings, extra-provincial, state, and foreign qualification filings
• Attending to execution of documents, including POAs
• Preparing and coordinating with other internal departments material for shareholders’ meetings including proxy materials
• Completing corporate filings, including insider reporting activities and other continuous disclosure obligations in the US and Canada
• Preparing minutes and resolutions relating to ordinary course matters, such as annual approvals and internal reorganizations
• Coordinating with other internal departments, including treasury and tax, and external service providers including outside counsel and agents
• Assisting on drafting responsibilities for intercompany agreements

What it takes:

• 5+ years of dedicated law clerk experience along with Law Clerk Diploma and ILCO membership
• Strong organization and follow-up skills. With the ability to juggle multiple priorities and projects
• Excellent attention to detail and passion for accuracy
• Strong ability to meet deadlines, proven effectiveness in delivering fast and accurate client service
• Discrete professional approach with ability to work with confidential matters
• Knowledge of SEDI filings
• Capable of working independently and possess excellent written and verbal communications skills
• Demonstrated proficiency in MS Office technology

 

At OpenText we understand and value diversity in our employees and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We hire the best talent regardless of sex, national origin, disability or race. If you require accommodation at any time during the recruitment process please email accommodationrequests@opentext.com.


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