Senior Real Estate Law Clerk

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) is a crown agency whose purpose is to build, manage, finance, and enhance the value of Ontario public assets, including Ontario’s public infrastructure, real estate, and government facilities. Our core values include being people-oriented, innovative, client-focused, execution-driven and diligent.

 

We are seeking a senior real estate clerk to support Infrastructure Ontario's Legal Services Team's real estate activities (that includes the acquisition, disposition and leasing of real property) by providing senior level law clerk and conveyancing services required to close transactions and otherwise assist with and support the real estate related legal activities of Infrastructure Ontario.

 

This role will be heavily relied upon by our Legal Services Team to assist them with the coordination and preparation of legal documents and correspondence and to provide them with transactional and operational support.

 

You must possess a law clerk certificate and have knowledge of real estate terminology and practices, title search methods and procedures, Land Registry Office operations and systems (including Teraview/Teranet), real estate transaction closing documents, conveyancing procedures, and a working knowledge of real estate related statutes.  Knowledge of government structure, processes and operations would be an asset.

 

In addition you must possess a minimum of eight years of relevant experience as a real estate law clerk with an in-house legal group or law firm. You have strong organizational skills and are able to determine work priorities and manage multiple projects in a fast-paced environment where you work well with others.  You have excellent written communication skills and meticulous attention in proofreading and editing legal documents.

 

We seek an individual who has demonstrated tact, diplomacy, and superior interpersonal skills to liaise with our legal team, senior management, staff and external counsel on sensitive legal matters.  Proficiency in the Microsoft Office suite of products, Teraview and electronic databases is a must.

 

To apply, forward your resume to jobs@infrastructureontario.ca and reference TS - LS - SLCL1 in the subject line. To learn more about our organization, please visit www.infrastructureontario.ca. Infrastructure Ontario is an equal opportunity employer. We will accommodate your needs under the Ontario Human Rights Code.