Knowledge Management Lawyer

Posting Date:
Jun 07, 2022
Company/Firm:
Cartel Inc
Area of Law:
KM
Position Type:
Associate
Location:
Toronto
Experience:
3-5

Description

About Cartel


With over 35 years of experience, Cartel is considered one of Toronto's leading employment agencies servicing the legal community. Our clients are among the most distinguished law firms and our success lies in our applicants and their desire for the perfect career match. There is no fee to register with Cartel for any employment opportunity.
We listen. We're honest. Just ask your friends. They'll tell you. Cartel. Give us a call; we really do make the difference.

Please Contact with CV directly to: Ben@Cartelinc.com

Role description
Our client is a large, NATIONAL full service firm SEEKING a Knowledge Management lawyer.  You may currently be an associate looking to get off the partnership track or an In house lawyer seeking new adventure. 

Knowledge Management Content:
• Profile, develop and maintain precedent collections impacting regulatory compliance matters and drive user adoption • Work with other SMEs to proactively update and enhance work primers, guidelines and checklists for professionals • Update and maintain firm document templates, style guides and saving conventions

Practice Support:
• Provide subject matter expertise for modules and precedents on regulatory compliance matters, including with respect to registration, policies and procedures and expectations of securities regulatory agencies • Set up news, business intelligence, market and legal alerts and create drafts of current awareness updates • Publish monthly internal KM bulletin • Assist with drafts of articles for monthly client bulletin Training:
• Provide training to lawyers and paraprofessionals on substantive changes to module content and assist with substantive legal training opportunities • Conduct training on the use of KM tools and resources and best practices

Legal Tech:
• Assist professionals to locate practice related and external knowledge resources and technologies • Keep current with developments in legal technology and the KM community and maintain applicable subject matter expertise • Identify automatization opportunities and assist with content programming and use • Participate in technology pilot programs and assessments • Drive adoption of relevant legal tech to practitioners

Experience, Skills and Competencies
• Minimum of five years experience in a related field, preferably in a law firm setting or in house at an investment manager • Strong knowledge and understanding of the investment industry and relevant regulatory compliance regulations and operations • A commitment to knowledge sharing, efficiency and excellence in legal work • Experience in and understanding of knowledge and innovation strategies and their implementation • An understanding of, and interest in, the ongoing digital revolution and its impact on legal practice and clients, including a comfort with technology • A proactive approach towards projects, and the ability to take ownership of tasks and their progress independently • Proficiency in MS Office Suite and various legal search engines and online research tools • Working knowledge of Worldox, ContactEase and PC Law is an asset • Excellent organization and time management skills • An ability to meet tight deadlines while balancing different priorities • Strong attention to detail • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Please Contact with CV directly to: Ben@Cartelinc.com
 

Ben Higham B.S., JD., LL.M.

Managing Partner

Cartel Inc.

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