Legal Assistant - Tax

Post Date: May 24, 2013

Miller Thomson LLP is one of Canada's fastest growing national business law firms, with more than 470 lawyers working in offices located in Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, Regina, Saskatoon, London, Kitchener-Waterloo, Guelph, Toronto, Markham and Montréal. We strive to offer each team member a great challenge, competitive compensation/benefits, employee perks, an emphasis on wellness plus, a positive, collegial work environment.

We are seeking a Legal Assistant to join our Toronto office. In this role, you will be a team player in a full-time, permanent position in the Tax group primarily supporting a senior partner while providing assistance as part of a large team-oriented group.

This is a great opportunity for a Legal Assistant who enjoys a dynamic desk with a strong desire to be on a team. The successful candidate must have a minimum of 3 years experience as a Legal Assistant in the area of corporate and commercial law. Experience working in a tax practice would be an asset.

To be successful, you are an administrative star who takes pride in keeping a busy practice organized. You possess excellent written and verbal communication skills, quick turnaround time, a keen eye for detail, discretion, a professional attitude and have no aversion to wearing multiple hats while keeping everything running smoothly and up-to-date – all this while being an integral part of the larger Tax team consisting of other lawyers and assistants.

Only team players need apply!

Our ideal candidate is proactive, creative and always exploring ways to improve efficiencies and meet the needs of employees and clients.

If you are interested in this position, please forward your resume, quoting the above job title and office location, to:

Attn: Talent Management Specialist
Miller Thomson LLP
Scotia Plaza
40 King Street West, Suite 5800
P.O. Box 1011
Toronto, ON M5H 3S1
Fax: 416-595-8695
E-mail: recruitment@millerthomson.com

While we thank all applicants for their interest due to the high volume of applicants we receive, we are unable to respond to queries individually and only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls or agencies please.

Miller Thomson LLP is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all qualified candidates including women, aboriginal peoples, visible minorities and people with disabilities.