Legal and Compliance Advisor

Job description

Founded in Quebec City in 2010, Petal is a dynamic and growing company made up of over 250 enthusiasts who have developed innovative real-time care orchestration and medical billing solutions for Health Delivery Organizations. Patient self-scheduling, clinical capacity management, care coordination, physician scheduling and secure communication, all on our innovative and secure cloud platforms.


Grow your career and have a positive impact on society by joining one of the fastest growing health tech companies in Canada. Join us in our mission to empower healthcare innovators and improve healthcare differently.

What to expect when joining the team

Reporting to the Director of Legal Affairs and Compliance, you will act as an advisor for all legal and regulatory compliance issues of the company. You will be responsible for ensuring compliance with the laws and regulations to which the company is subject as part of our pan-Canadian and international operations.

Your daily life

Based out of Quebec or Montreal, you will be led to :

  • Advise and support members of the various departments in contractual relations as well as in the sound management of regulatory risks for which they are responsible;
  • Actively participate in the establishment of various compliance programs, the preparation of the necessary documentation as well as the maintenance of associated records;
  • Support the delegate for the protection of personal information and influence the organization towards the use of best practices in this area, in accordance with Quebec, Canadian and international standards;
  • Review, draft and negotiate the various agreements within the organization;
  • Ensure legislative monitoring in order to notify and support stakeholders who may be impacted;
  • Advise and lead the various spheres of the company in matters of legislation and law;
  • Disseminate the information necessary to ensure the proper functioning of the business;
  • Communicate and collaborate with all team members to ensure optimal alignment with business opportunities and priorities.

Job requirements

Your profile

Do you have significant experience in the legal and privacy sector? Are you independent and action-oriented? Do you have good negotiating skills and demonstrate good judgment and integrity? Do you want to join a company with high potential that evolves in a constantly changing environment? Are you looking for a rewarding job where you can be independent and leave your mark? The sky is the limit! If you have:

  • A bachelor’s degree in law as well as experience in matters of personal information;
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in business law;
  • Complete spoken and written bilingualism (French / English);
  • Good computer skills;
  • Experience and understanding of the SaaS sales model (major asset);
  • Excellent interpersonal negotiation skills;
  • Proven writing skills;
  • An excellent sense of organization;
  • Judgment and an innate sense of integrity;
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, including presentation;
  • An intrapreneurial spirit, autonomy and strong technical skills.

Petal’s position on remote working
In our opinion, a company cannot claim to be modern, innovative and have the well-being of their team at heart, without attempting to integrate remote working to the level that their business model allows them to.​ ​Post-pandemic, Petal employees will continue to benefit from the option of teleworking up to the maximum flexibility permitted by the nature of the position and the smooth running of operations.

Our benefits

​A signing bonus of 1 000$ for your remote work set-up;

  • ​C​ompensation that recognizes your contribution;
  • ​A ​generous vacation policy;
  • ​5 ​paid personal days​ per year​;
  • ​A ​group RRSP / DPSP plan with employer contributions;
  • ​A ​complete group ​insurance ​plan, ​including dental;
  • An ​annual wellness allowance;
  • Access to the Dialogue™ telehealth application;
  • Access to the Officevibe™ employee engagement application;
  • Flexible work hours and more.