At Intact, insurance is not about things. It’s about people. It’s what we believe, and it shapes everything we do. It’s why we strive to provide a second-to-none experience for our customers and create an inspiring workplace for our employees to thrive in.
As Canada’s largest provider of property and casualty insurance, we’re not only leading our industry, but we’re redefining what it means to work for it. As a recognized top employer, we’re committed to living our values and supporting our dedicated people who bring their best to work each day because they know their work matters.
We’re looking for a Paralegal to join our growing team!
As a Paralegal, your work will have a big impact on our Legal Claims department while working closely with the Litigation team. People will count on you to provide legal support on a variety of litigation matters, ranging from motor vehicle accidents, slip and fall, other personal injury litigation files, subrogation matters and a variety of commercial litigation actions.
This position is a full-time permanent position based in our Calgary, AB office.
Here are a few ways you'll make a difference:
Summarizing document productions and other materials, including medical records
Managing production requests and preparing Affidavits of Records
Drafting Letters of Instruction and preparing expert retainer materials
Drafting application materials and pleadings
Providing litigation support to counsel during trials
Paralegal diploma from a recognized educational institution is preferred
Minimum three years insurance defence experience
Excellent working knowledge of the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta procedures and forms
Proficiency with legal digital solutions
Superior organizational skills, including the ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously
Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to build effective relationships with stakeholders
Here are a few reasons why others have joined our team:
An award-winning, inspiring workplace that supports its people and recognizes great work
Stimulating, challenging projects and development opportunities to help you grow your skills and career
Flexibility in how and where you work
A comprehensive financial rewards program that recognizes your success
An extensive, flexible benefits package
An industry leading Employee Share Purchase Plan where we match 50% of net shares purchased
A casual ‘dress for your day’ culture that encourages you to be yourself
A $350 annual wellness account that promotes an active lifestyle
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer
At Intact, our value of Respect is founded on seeing diversity as a strength, being inclusive and fostering collaboration. We value diversity and strive to create an inclusive, accessible workplace where all individuals feel valued, respected and heard.
If we can provide a specific adjustment to make the recruitment process more accessible for you, please advise the Talent Acquisition partner who reaches out about the job opportunity and they will work with you to meet your needs.
As an employer and publicly traded financial services company, the best interests of our customers, employees and shareholders are important to us. We want Intact to be a great place to work! This means that internal and external candidates will be asked to consent to background checks so we can learn more about you. Please note that for positions with access to financial data or funds, your credit must be in good standing.
For internal candidates, you can apply for a posted position if you have been in your current position for at least 12 months and are performing at a satisfactory level. Please note we may have identified other internal candidates through our Employee Development Program, and that the selection process may also be opened to external applicants.
Eligibility to Work in Canada
It’s important that you are legally eligible to work in Canada at the time an offer of employment is made. You may be requested to provide proof of eligibility at that time.
This posting closes on May 3, 2021 at 11:59PM.
This role is eligible for employee referral bonus. #myReferrals1000