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Lawyers' Professional Indemnity Company (LAWPRO®) is an insurance company that provides professional liability insurance to lawyers in private practice in Ontario and provides TitlePLUS title insurance coast-to-coast. We are a highly rated insurance company with an "A" rating from A. M. Best, a leading rating agency. Our central downtown location, our high-functioning professional staff, and our commitment to working with employees to help them realize their career development goals are company trademarks.

To see if your goals align with LAWPRO's Vision, Mission & Values, click on "Vision, Mission & Values".   To learn more about how LAWPRO acts on its commitment to be a responsible corporate citizen, see the LAWPRO Statement on Corporate Social Responsibility. You can also learn about LAWPRO's track record of accomplishments and service in our 15th anniversary brochure.

Jobs currently available at LAWPRO are listed below. For LAWPRO's guideline on screening and background checks click on "Screening Guideline".

HR Director
IS Senior System Administrator
Senior Security Specialist
TitlePLUS® Consultant

 

Job Title: HR Director: Reporting to President & CEO
(Permanent Full-Time)

We are seeking an HR Director to oversee all of the HR functions of our organization. This position reports directly to the CEO and also has a role in reporting to and supporting the Governance Committee of the Board of Directors, as well as being a member of the company Pension Committee. The Director oversees a team of HR and administrative professionals and is responsible for HR strategy, policies, and processes, plus certain corporate administrative functions. A strong knowledge of legal and compliance principles with regard to human resources is essential in our highly regulated financial company. This role will operate at a strategic level, but the Director will also be hands-on in working with the HR staff and/or troubleshooting.

Job Location: Toronto

The ideal candidate should:

  • Have relevant undergraduate and graduate education;
  • Have work experience in a professional, financial, or legal environment;
  • Have worked in an environment where there were frequent interactions with Executives and Board members;
  • Be able to provide strategic leadership in HR;
  • Have experience in HR Policy development and interpretation, overseeing benefits plans including negotiations with carriers, and providing advice on legal issues and employment legislation;
  • Have experience in HR compliance and a proven aptitude for establishing and maintaining HR processes in a regulated environment; this would include, for example, oversight of the work of the department in pension administration, records management, and payroll processes;
  • Have experience in compensation management and/or working with compensation consultants;
  • Have hands-on experience in recruitment;
  • Have experience in HRIS technology planning and implementation;
  • Have excellent writing skills and the ability to produce reports, including for the Governance Committee of the Board of Directors; also the ability to draft and/or review offer letters, termination letters, and other complex documents; and
  • Have management experience leading a team of professionals and administrative staff.

It is preferred that the candidate:

    Send a resume today in confidence to:
    Lawyers’ Professional Indemnity Company
    Attention: Human Resources Department
    250 Yonge Street, Suite 3101
    P.O. Box 3
    Toronto, ON M5B 2L7
    E- mail: [email protected]
    Fax: (416) 598-5807
LAWPRO is committed to providing employment in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. 2005. Please be advised that accommodation is available in our recruitment processes to all applicants with disabilities, upon request.
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Job Title: IS Senior System Administrator: Reporting to Operations Manager

Lawyers’ Professional Indemnity Company (LAWPRO®) is an insurance company that provides professional liability insurance to lawyers in private practice in Ontario and provides TitlePLUS title insurance coast-to-coast. We are a highly rated insurance company with an "A" rating from A. M. Best, a leading rating agency. Our central downtown location, our high-functioning professional staff, and our commitment to working with employees to help them realize their career development goals are company trademarks.

We are looking for a Senior System Administrator to join our Operations team at LAWPRO. Working under the direction of the Operations Manager, the Senior System Administrator will lead and/or participate in infrastructure projects, day-to-day operations and end user support. The Senior System Administrator will be involved in the provisioning, installation, configuration, operation, support, maintenance, documentation, and/or retirement of system hardware, software and related infrastructure. In addition to outstanding technical skills and imagination, we are looking for an individual who understands and can relate to business users and issues. Customer focus, superior communication skills, and the ability to manage multiple tasks and priorities at the same time are essential.

Job Location: Toronto

The ideal candidate should:

  • Have in-depth experience with current Windows PC and server configuration and maintenance;
  • Have in-depth experience with Active Directory, Group Policy administration;
  • Have in-depth knowledge of technology backup tools, administration and configuration;
  • Have in-depth experience with server virtualization and storage area network technology;
  • Have in-depth experience with application virtualization technology;
  • Have knowledge of networking and firewall platforms, concepts and troubleshooting techniques;
  • Have knowledge of VOIP and wireless technology;
  • Have knowledge of mobile device management tools and techniques;
  • Have knowledge of web technology and web server administration;
  • Have knowledge of ITIL principles (e.g., change management, incident management);
  • Have knowledge of Linux, Android, and iOS operating systems;
  • Have knowledge of security software and tools;
  • Have knowledge of scripting, tools and techniques;
  • Have proven ability to learn new technologies quickly;
  • Be adaptable, flexible and able to accept change;
  • Have outstanding communication skills in English (and preferably French)

It is preferred that the candidate:

    Send a resume today in confidence to:
    Lawyers’ Professional Indemnity Company
    Attention: Human Resources Department
    250 Yonge Street, Suite 3101
    P.O. Box 3 Toronto, ON M5B 2L7
    Email: [email protected] Fax: (416) 598-5807
LAWPRO is committed to providing employment in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. 2005. Please be advised that accommodation is available in our recruitment processes to all applicants with disabilities, upon request.
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Job Title: Senior Security Specialist: Reporting to Chief Information Officer
(Permanent, Full-Time)

LAWPRO has an immediate opening for an Senior Security Specialist. Reporting to the CIO, the successful applicant in this new, permanent role will be responsible for helping to develop a dedicated IT security practice at the company.

Key Responsibilities:

-maintain an information security governance framework, including:

-define and document approved and effective governance processes

-establish and maintain information security policies and standards

-support business functions in security policy implementation

-implement and monitor of security compliance tools and processes

-provide executive management a view of the information security risk posture and profile recommending areas of focus based on current and emerging threats

-establish priorities and long term objectives on the basis of information security risk

-develop and implement strategies to reduce the overall risk exposure of the company,in line with our corporate risk appetite

-maintain and test corporate security awareness programs and security incident management plans and processes

-stay up to date on trends and issues and communicate to leadership security issues and recommendations in clear business terms

-partner with departmental management to ensure business needs are met from a security perspective without compromising the company's security requirements

-partner with general counsel to establish appropriate information security terms and conditions to be included within third party contracts

-perform information risk assessments to identify and communicate security risks

-perform an advisory role in application development or acquisition projects to assess and audit security requirements and controls

-develop and validate baseline security configurations for operating systems, applications, and networking and telecommunications equipment

-perform control and compliance and vulnerability assessments (inclusive of third parties) to identify, assess, and remediate potential control weaknesses

-work with internal and external auditors to assess security controls

Job Location: Downtown Toronto

The ideal candidate should:

  • have a minimum of six years working in the security technology field
  • have a track record of success in developing and implementing IT security risk practices
  • have a post-secondary diploma/degree in have a relevant field
  • current security accreditation (e.g., CISSP, CISM or GSEC)
  • have a deep understanding of information security standards, frameworks, and best practices (e.g., ISO 27000, ITIL, CoBIT, SANS, etc.)
  • have a demonstrated ability and passion to learn new technologies
  • have excellent planning, collaboration and relationship-building skills
  • have outstanding written, verbal, and presentation skills in English
LAWPRO is committed to providing employment in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. 2005. Please be advised that accommodation is available in our recruitment processes to all applicants with disabilities, upon request.
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Job Title: TitlePLUS® Consultant: Reporting to Sales Manager

TitlePLUS® title insurance, available through lawyers, provides peace of mind by offering the most comprehensive coverage generally available in the market today. TitlePLUS® title insurance is the only 100% Canadian-owned title insurance product in the market. It is a comprehensive title insurance policy, protecting buyers and lenders for title-related problems that could affect ownership or the marketability of the property in the future, and legal services provided by the lawyer closing the purchase. It was developed in 1997 by Lawyers Professional Indemnity Company (LAWPRO®) with input from real estate lawyers.

Lawyers’ Professional Indemnity Company (LAWPRO®) is an insurance company that provides professional liability insurance to lawyers in private practice in Ontario and provides TitlePLUS® title insurance coast-to-coast. We are a highly rated insurance company with an "A" rating from A. M. Best, a leading rating agency. Our central downtown location, our high-functioning professional staff, and our commitment to working with employees to help them realize their career development goals are company trademarks.

Summary

The TitlePLUS® Consultant reports to the Sales Manager and will be responsible for developing, servicing and growing a title insurance sales territory of TitlePLUS® subscribed lawyers and their office staff. Achieving success will include maximizing the growth potential of the assigned field to meet sales objectives, developing strong client relationships, and collaborating with other team members to deliver a customer experience that drives satisfaction and loyalty.

Primary Job Duties and Responsibilities:

• Meet sales objectives and targets within assigned territory

• Grow and service both new and existing customer relationships with the intent of delivering new business opportunities and increased policy sales

• Regularly prospect to generate new leads to assist in meeting individual sales goals

• Develop sales plans that identify opportunities and challenges from which strategies are then established

• Promote initiatives undertaken by the TitlePLUS program;

• Be customer focused, providing support, guidance and problem resolution when needed

• Develop an in depth understanding of the competitive market and align sales strategies accordingly

• Effectively plan and manage time to maximize key sales opportunities

• Coordinate and conduct training on TitlePLUS® products and software

Job Location: Toronto

The ideal candidate should:

  • Have knowledge of conveyancing, the procedures and workflow of a real estate law practice and title insurance
  • Have a university degree or a Law Clerk designation
  • Have a minimum two years of selling experience with proven abilities in prospecting and business growth
  • Have the ability to develop and sustain long term productive client relationships
  • Possess strong customer service skills that include building rapport, identifying needs and problem resolution
  • Have excellent presentation skills
  • Have the ability to work independently and manage time
  • Be a team focused individual who is driven, service oriented, takes initiative and possesses strong communication skills
  • Have a high degree of computer literacy
  • A Valid Driver’s License and reliable vehicle are required
  • Have the ability to work flexible hours and travel as required

It is preferred that the candidate:

    Send a resume today in confidence to:
    Lawyers’ Professional Indemnity Company
    Attention: Human Resources Department
    250 Yonge Street, Suite 3101
    P.O. Box 3
    Toronto, ON M5B 2L7
    E- mail: [email protected]
    Fax: (416) 598-5807
LAWPRO is committed to providing employment in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. 2005. Please be advised that accommodation is available in our recruitment processes to all applicants with disabilities, upon request.
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Reply in confidence to:

Lawyers' Professional Indemnity Company
Attention: Human Resources Department
250 Yonge Street
Suite 3101, P.O. Box 3
Toronto, ON    M5B 2L7
E- mail: [email protected]
fax: 416-598-5807
Key DatesMore

April 30, 2017
Real estate and civil litigation transaction levies and forms are due for the quarter ended March 31, 2017.

April 30, 2017
Exemption forms from lawyers not practising civil litigation or real estate and wanting to exempt themselves from quarterly filings are due.

July 31, 2017
Real estate and civil litigation transaction levies and forms are due for the quarter ended June 30, 2017.


 

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