Legal intern (minimum 8 months)

Location: Vancouver

Travel Required: No

Work Status: Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident

Overview

Join a rapidly expanding IT consulting firm in Cloud SaaS solutions and gain real life exposure to client meetings and legal contracts (Master Services Agreement, Statement of Work, etc). 

Groundswell Cloud Solutions is a premium Salesforce.com implementation partner for unique and complex projects. We believe that one size doesn’t fit all, which is why we are passionate about creating innovative and custom-tailored solutions for specific industries. Our rapidly growing team consists of a diverse and multi-talented group of individuals who possess a deep understanding of the Salesforce.com platform and are driven by the desire to constantly push the boundaries of cloud technology.

We’re looking to hire a law student for a summer internship to work under the supervision of our CEO, executives and our lawyer. You will review our existing contracts and help enter this into the Salesforce platform and set up a system to that will help our project managers follow legal guidelines in this exciting expanding world of cloud computing and consulting.

 

Responsibilities

  • Proof-read check existing contracts between clients and Groundswell
  • Flag any inconsistent, areas of concern 
  • Enter contracts into Salesforce system
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Required Skills / Experience

  • Law student who will graduate in 1-2 years or graduate
  • Prior experience in dealing with contracts a bonus
  • Ability to work independently 

Compensation

  • This is a paid internship with potential to convert to full-time permanent position
  • Designated sit-stand workstation, Macbook
  • Great office views of mountains and waterfront!
  • Friday retrospectives with happy hour!
  • Beverages and snacks from the kitchen