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Enbridge Sr Legal Counsel in Edmonton, Alberta

Posting End Date:

November 25, 2022

Employee Type:

Regular-Full time


This is a non-union position

We are seeking a Sr Legal Counsel to join our team.

The incumbent will provide legal advice to the Tidal Energy Marketing Inc. marketing and trading business units, including power, natural gas, renewable natural gas, environmental products, producer services, crude oil, and NGLs. If you have acquired over eight years’ experience in this area, this will be a phenomenal opportunity for you.

We offer opportunities for growth, a competitive benefits and pension plan, and generous time off. Apply today, we'd love to hear from you!

What You Will Do:

  • Draft, negotiate, and review various commodity trading agreements and related documentation for over-the-counter physically and financially settled commodity transactions

  • Review, and advise on all legal aspects of guarantees, letters of credit, master netting and other credit support agreements

  • Interpret financial reform regulations (i.e. Dodd Frank) impacting end users engaging in energy commodity derivatives trading and assist with the implementation of documentation to satisfy compliance obligations

  • Advise business on prospective merger and acquisition activity, including due diligence on targeted assets, draft and negotiate purchase and sale agreements, assignment and novation agreements, and other required transfer documentation

Who You Are:

  • LLB or JD from an accredited Canadian University. A member in good standing with the Law Society of Alberta.

  • Eight or more years of legal experience or equivalent combination of experience and education

  • Knowledge of energy trading transactions, related risk implications and related regulatory matters

  • Experience preparing and reviewing oil, gas, and power contracts

  • Highly developed skills including issue identification, analysis, and resolution through supervision, coordination, and use of internal and external staff and counsel

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills with ability to communicate clearly and succinctly

  • Meticulous attention to detail, but pragmatic in approach

Flex Work Clause

Enbridge provides competitive workplace programs that differentiate us and offer flexibility to our team members. Enbridge’s FlexWork (Hybrid Work Model) offers eligible employees the opportunity to work variable daily schedules with a flexible start and end time, to opt for a compressed workweek schedule, and the option to work from home on Wednesdays and Fridays. Role requirements determine your eligibility for each option or combination of options.

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Diversity and inclusion are important to us. Enbridge is anEqual Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified individuals, without regard to age, race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, family status, veteran status, Indigenous/Native American status, or disability. Applicants with disabilities can request accessible formats, communication supports, or other accessibility assistance by contacting .

Information For Applicants:

  • Applications can be submitted via our online recruiting system only.

  • We appreciate your interest in working with us; however, only those applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.

  • Final candidates for this position may be required to undergo a security screening, including a criminal records check.

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