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PwC Law LLP Oakville, Ontario, Canada
Aug 15, 2018
Full time
Job Description   The best opportunities to let your knowledge, talent and skills flourish.   Our Consulting & Deals practice: Our extensive selection of services provides businesses with the value they’re looking for. Through expert advice and assistance based on our financial, analytical and business process skills, we enhance the performance of companies of all sizes. Our clients value our ability to draw on our national and international network of professionals to deliver fast, proven results. Achieve your full potential in an environment where there’s flexibility to cultivate your personal brand and knowledge base.   The Insurance Claims Services group is part of PwC’s Deals Practice, and provides financial and economic analysis for insurers, claimants and their counsel involved in litigation, arbitration, or mediation. Our professionals investigate and analyze the issues, quantify losses and provide credible expert testimony.  We effectively communicate our findings, working with our clients to make intelligent, informed decisions whether in the boardroom or in the court room.   We have extensive experience in both claim preparation (on behalf of insured individuals or businesses) and in claim review (on behalf of the insurer).  We provide a balanced quantification, based on reasonable assumptions and sound financial analysis.  Some of the claims or investigations with which we have been involved include: Quantification of Income Replacement Benefit entitlement; Business Interruption losses; Assessment of the existence and valuation of inventory; Economic loss quantification and liability claims, including product liability; Personal injury tort claims for economic loss. The Opportunity: Associate, Insurance Claims Services – Oakville (Contract) Responsibilities: Our Associates play a vital role within our practice. Some aspects of their role include the following: Consultation with clients, clients’ counsel and representatives of insurance companies; Provide detailed analysis of accounting records and other personal and corporate financial information; Present analysis and research using Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Lotus Notes and the Internet; and Assist in the preparation and presentation of loss quantification reports and/or loss review (critique) to lawyers (both plaintiff and defense counsel) and/or insurance adjusters/claims managers. Requirements: Your role will initially be focused on insurance claim quantification. Want to put your talents to work? Here’s what we look for: Successful completion of a finance related Undergraduate Degree / College Diploma Completion of an Accounting designation an asset Solid understanding of accounting concepts Analytical and logical frame of mind Strong research skills Strong multi-tasking skills Experienced with leading edge technologies Adaptable to a variety of projects Team player with initiative Why Work for PwC: Be part of a dynamic, inclusive workplace environment, where you are valued for the unique contribution you bring! PwC is committed to building a diverse workforce representative of the communities we serve. We encourage and are pleased to consider all qualified candidates, without regard to ethnicity, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, aboriginal status, age, disability or persons who may require an accommodation, to apply. This role does not support completion of the Canadian CPA designation.
Miller Thomson Lawyers Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Aug 15, 2018
Full time
Miller Thomson is looking for a highly motivated Associate to join our active and growing Corporate/M&A and Financial Services team in our Vancouver office. We take pride in the quality of services provided to our clients and our ability to attract and retain top legal talent. We deliver dynamic solutions in all facets of business law and are uniquely pan-Canadian, offering legal services in more business centers in the country than any other national firm. In 2017, Miller Thomson was the #1 law firm for Corporate/M&A deal volume in Canada, according to the Bloomberg Canadian M&A League Tables. The Financial Services group at Miller Thomson has a broad scope of expertise in all aspects of regional, national and international financing transactions. Working closely with colleagues in other specialty and industry groups, they represent a broad spectrum of Canadian and foreign financial institutions as well as a diverse range of borrowers in all aspects of their lending transactions. Acting for both growth-focused ventures, as well as mature, industry leading companies, the lawyers at Miller Thomson have deep transactional experience, national firm resources and top-of-market expertise. Our firm offers competitive compensation and a highly collegial and dynamic work environment. The successful candidate will have: Excellent academic credentials; A license to practice law in British Columbia; 5-7 years of call; At least three full years of experience practicing corporate and/or banking law; An entrepreneurial spirit and keen interest in building client relationships; and Sound judgment. The successful candidate will enjoy significant responsibility on complex files and unparalleled support in skill development from Miller Thomson’s local and national Business Law group. The successful candidate will also be supported in developing his or her own client base. While we thank all applicants for their interest, due to the volume of applications we receive, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Miller Thomson will provide accommodations on request throughout the recruitment, selection, and assessment process for applicants with disabilities. If you require accommodations, please inform our Talent Management department of the nature of accommodations that you may require, to ensure your equal participation.
Aviva Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Aug 15, 2018
Full time
Position Overview   We have an in-house position available for a Litigation Lawyer with 6 or more years experience in Insurance Defence Litigation. Aviva Trial Lawyers handles the defence of property, commercial and automobile insurance matters.   Accountabilities   The successful candidate will be responsible for handling litigation matters from assignment to conclusion, including providing assessments and opinions on claims. Experience in personal injury, strata disputes, commercial and homeowner liability and multi-party construction litigation is preferred.   Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Candidates should possess superior oral and written advocacy skills, as well as be adaptable, flexible and work independently or as part of a team. A strong work ethic and a high level of professionalism is required. Trial experience is a must. Aviva Canada is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities during all phases of the hiring process including the application process. If you require an accommodation because of a disability, we will work with you to meet your needs. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance. If you are selected for an interview and require an accommodation, you are encouraged to advise the Talent Acquisition Partner who will consult with you to determine an appropriate accommodation.
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