FCAA is Saskatchewan’s financial and consumer marketplace regulator.
The Financial and Consumer Affairs Authority of Saskatchewan (FCAA) protects consumer and public interests and supports economic well-being through responsive financial marketplace regulation. FCAA enhances consumer protection through licensing, registration, audit, complaint handling and enforcement activities pursuant to various provincial statutes.
FCAA is currently seeking an experienced and motivated lawyer to lead the Legal Branch as General Counsel. This role represents a great opportunity within a dynamic, challenging and professional environment. FCAA’s Legal Branch provides comprehensive legal services to the Consumer Protection, Insurance and Real Estate, Consumer Credit, and Pensions Divisions. Reporting to the Chair and CEO, the lawyer’s practice will extend to all subject areas that touch upon the client divisions’ operations, including administrative law, civil litigation, contract law and employment law.
Main duties will include leading, coaching and mentoring the legal team in matters such as investigations of possible breaches of legislation or other regulatory issues, advising with respect to interpretation of legislation administered by the client programs and, leading the development of proposals for new or amending legislation.
The knowledge and abilities for this challenging positon would be obtained through a university degree in law and membership in, or qualification for membership in, the Law Society of Saskatchewan and considerable years of progressive experience as a legal counsel in a public sector organization.
Our ideal team member will have:
The successful candidate will be required to undergo a criminal record check.
To join the FCAA team, please send your resume and cover letter to: email@example.com
Closing Date: December 7, 2018
We wish to express our appreciation to all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position. However, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.