Associate Corporate Counsel

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/04/17
Less than 5 years experience
Advertising & Marketing Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/04/17

Corporate Counsel

BCD Travel is looking to immediately hire a qualified corporate attorney meeting the below specifications. The primary emphasis for this position will be in supporting BCD Travel in providing service-oriented, business-minded counsel in connection with domestic and international commercial transactions and other legal related matters. The position is located in Atlanta, Georgia (Sandy Springs).

Key Responsibilities:

  • Review, analyze, interpret, draft and negotiate a wide variety of commercial contracts for our procurement, technology, supplier relations, operations and sales departments.
  • Draft and negotiate agreements and provide general support related to acquisitions and other strategic partnerships.
  • Advise business clients, as well as finance and other company colleagues, on legal and regulatory issues and risks, approval processes, company policies and procedures, IP and business strategy.
  • Support the continuous improvement of standard form agreements and legal processes.
  • Provide other legal support to senior legal staff responsible for the Americas, EMEA and Asia Pacific regions.

Qualifications:

  • Attorney admitted to and in good standing with a state Bar Association (all states will be considered)
  • 3 to 8 total years of experience as an attorney in a law firm and/or in-house law department (law firm commercial transactions experiencepreferred).
  • Significant experience drafting and negotiating commercial contracts, including technology/license agreements required.
  • Must be a self-starter, able to handle complex transactions without significant supervision.
  • Must have a customer-service oriented approach to practicing law with an eye towards practical application and an understanding of how legal issues fit into the overall strategic plans of the business.
  • Must be detail-oriented and a skilled draftsperson.
  • Ability to interact directly with the company's senior leadership, proposing practical and creative solutions to complex business issues and providing pragmatic risk assessments.
  • Ability to work collaboratively across multiple functions, organizations and with a diverse group of colleagues, including in-house attorneys in U.S. and other countries, at all levels.
  • Must have a good sense of humor and be a team-player who will thrive in a collaborative and collegial atmosphere.
  • Experience in travel industry helpful but not required.
  • Mergers and acquisitions experience helpful but not required.

Job ID : NOAM-14391

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