Molson Coors Brewing Company

Legal Counsel

Location CA-Montréal
Posted Date 4 weeks ago(2/23/2018 1:56 PM)
Job ID
# Positions
Employment Type
Full time Contract


Career in Beer:

Our purpose at Molson Coors is to delight the world’s beer drinkers.   We are the world’s family brewer, brewing and selling our beer for over 350 years around the world.  We’re Talent Brewers - we believe in our brands and our people, we believe that a truly inspiring and diverse place to work is a must.  We want you to join our team of passionate self-starters who believe the world is full of untapped opportunities. So, if you get fired up about making a real difference as part of a winning team like we do, we want to hear from you.


The Position:


Molson Coors Canada is looking for a Legal Counsel on a 1 year contract basis to join its Legal Affairs team based in Montreal. Under the direction of the VP Legal Affairs and Industry, you will be providing various legal services to support Molson Coors Canadian business.


The Responsibilities:

  • Negotiating, drafting and revising contracts such as sponsorship agreements, services agreements, distribution and sale agreements, partnerships, confidentiality agreements, etc.;
  • Providing guidance and legal advices on all aspects of operations such as business practices, Regulatory matters, Competition Law, Labour Law, Privacy Laws, Real Estate, Permits, Innovation, Litigation management and other matters and projects related to the Canadian beer industry;
  • Develop and implement legal training, various policies, models and other general tools for business people;


The Qualifications:

  • 5 to 7 years of relevant minimum legal experience (preferably in Commercial Law);
  • In-house experience an asset;
  • Member of the Quebec bar or another Canadian province;
  • bilingual (oral and written);
  • Business oriented solution approach;
  • Risk assessment, priorities and volume management;
  • strong interpersonal skills and sound judgment.

Work Perks that You Need to Know About: We’re one of Canada's Most Attractive Employers

  • As the world’s family brewer we have the scale to make big things happen and still get to know colleagues on a first name basis across the globe
  • We play our part to make a difference – from charitable donations to hitting the streets together to build parks – giving back to the community is part of our culture and who we are.
  • Flexible work programs like working from home, no meetings after 1pm on Fridays, year-long summer hours and flexible start and end times
  • You can become a Certified Beer Enthusiast through in-house training that includes everything from brewing techniques to beer tasting and food pairings  
  • Access to cool brand clothing and swag, top events, beer allotment, an Employee Assistance Program and discount plans
  • Participation in our Total Rewards program with a competitive base salary, incentive plans, parental leave, health, dental and pension benefits
  • Work within a fast paced and innovative company, meeting passionate colleagues and partners with diverse backgrounds and experiences


Molson Coors: Building Careers in Beer

Molson Coors Canada is an Equal Opportunity Employer; we are dedicated to providing our employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Molson Coors Canada are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications. Our employees are our greatest asset, we have accommodation process in place, by supporting our employee’s ability to work effectively and providing them with the tools they need to succeed, we are ensuring that Molson Coors Canada is the kind of company where talented people of all backgrounds want to work. We take pride in celebrating our unique brew.


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