Edmonton, AB

The Canadian Brewhouse opened its first restaurant in 2001, in Edmonton, Alberta. By adding awesome talent to our team, serious dedication and persistence, and keeping the guest in mind, we’ve grown to 45 Canadian Brewhouses, 1 Canadian Icehouse, 5 Banquet Bars (second restaurant concept), 41 Plantlife Cannabis dispensaries, 5 Ribeye Butcher Shops, and will soon be opening The Italian Bakery's Tesoro!We are seeking a diligent and detail-oriented Paralegal to join our team! This role will provide essential support to our corporate office in various capacities, including conducting legal research, drafting legal documents, and assisting with corporate governance matters. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of legal principles, excellent organizational skills, and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.Responsibilities 

  • Conduct legal research on various topics, including corporate law, employment law, Federal and Provincial job grants, and regulatory compliance.
  • Assist in the preparation and drafting of legal documents, such as contracts, agreements, and corporate filings.
  • Maintain and organize legal files and documents, ensuring accuracy and accessibility.
  • Support the executive team in corporate governance matters, including the preparation of board meeting materials and minutes.
  • Coordinate with external legal counsel and other stakeholders as necessary.
  • Assist in the management of litigation matters, including document collection and review.
  • Stay informed about changes in relevant laws and regulations affecting the company's operations.
  • Provide general administrative support to the executive team.
  • Responsible for application and administration for Federal and Provincial grant applications for all businesses. 

Requirements

  • Diploma or certificate in Paralegal Studies or a related field.
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience working as a paralegal in a corporate or law firm setting.
  • Strong knowledge of legal principles and procedures, with a focus on corporate law.
  • Proficiency in conducting legal research using various online databases and resources.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to draft clear and concise legal documents.
  • Exceptional organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently and prioritize tasks in a fast-paced environment.
  • Knowledge of Canadian legal system and regulations.
  • Experience working in the hospitality industry or a similar field considered an asset.

These are some of the great benefits of joining our team!

  • Flexible Hours
  • Advancement Opportunities
  • Benefit packages
  • Staff Discount
  • Lifelong Friendships

If you are a meticulous and detail-oriented individual with a passion for legal research and a drive to excel in a dynamic corporate environment, we invite you to apply and become an integral part of the Canadian Brewhouse  team.