Senior Vice President, Law & Regulatory, General Counsel (WR: 730)


Posted 2 months ago

We are pleased to have partnered with AltaLink in their search for a Senior Vice President, Law & Regulatory, General Counsel (“SVP, Law & Regulatory”). Based in Calgary and reporting to the President and CEO, the SVP, Law & Regulatory is a member of AltaLink’s executive team. They provide counsel, oversight and leadership for the legal, risk, compliance and regulatory functions, as well as for all inter-affiliate relationships. The SVP, Law & Regulatory ensures that AltaLink is compliant and operating within the law in all jurisdictions where AltaLink operates, appropriately manages risk, obtains the revenue it requires and an appropriate return, conducts its business ethically and maintains its reputation with the regulator and other stakeholders.

Having leadership of the legal and regulatory teams, this individual will also mentor, inspire, coach and continue to develop the talented members of their teams. They will lead 5 direct reports and 36 indirect reports.

What we’re looking for

We’re targeting exceptional legal executives who bring a particular depth of expertise in the regulated electricity industry in Alberta.

The successful candidate must bring:

  • A minimum of 15 years of post-call legal experience with a focus in the regulated electricity industry
  • Previous executive team experience with strong management skills across strategic planning, budgeting and project management functions
  • Proven ability to lead, develop and motivate a best-in-class team of talented lawyers, regulatory and legal professionals
  • Strong technical background in leading regulatory applications within the electricity industry
  • Exposure to a wide range of legal issues, including transactional and corporate/commercial matters in addition to expertise in regulatory proceedings and issues

If this sounds like you, we’d love to connect. Please reach out to Erin Dand at for more information.

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