Employment Law Senior Attorney

CVS Health   •  

Woonsocket, RI

Industry: Healthcare


8 - 10 years

Posted 36 days ago

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Job Description
Would you like to join Fortune 7 CVS Health as a part of our dynamic legal team? As an Employment Law Senior Attorney, you will provide strategic legal advice to internal business partners and leadership.

You will join a collaborative team of nine other employment lawyers within a large legal department, reporting to the Senior Legal Counsel of Employment Law.

You will work on projects with Human Resources (HR), Business Leaders, and Compliance to design innovative programs that follow all laws concerning the employer-employee relationship along with addressing new laws of judicial decisions. You will help set strategy and oversee outside counsel on administrative charges and single plaintiff lawsuits.

You will deliver advice and support on employment law situations to internal CVS Health business and HR partners.

This position will be located in Woonsocket, RI.

Additional Duties & Responsibilities:
• You will draft and negotiate employment-related agreements and policies.
• You will offer counsel on employment law matters arising in corporate transactions.

Required Qualifications
• You have a minimum of 8 years’ experience in a law firm or in-house position with a focus on employment law.
• You are admitted to a state bar and currently in good standing.
• You can travel up to 10% of the time as needed, per business needs.

Preferred Qualifications
• You have health care or retail organization experience.
• You have transactional experience.
• You have strong litigation management experience.
• You can effectively communicate by phone, in writing and in person.

• Juris Doctorate from a law school accredited by the American Bar Association is required.

Business Overview
CVS Health, through our unmatched breadth of service offerings, is transforming the delivery of health care services in the U.S. We are an innovative, fast-growing company guided by values that focus on teamwork, integrity and respect for our colleagues and customers. What are we looking for in our colleagues? We seek fresh ideas, new perspectives, a diversity of experiences, and a dedication to service that will help us better meet the needs of the many people and businesses that rely on us each day. As the nation’s largest pharmacy health care provider, we offer a wide range of exciting and fulfilling career opportunities across our three business units – MinuteClinic, pharmacy benefit management (PBM) and retail pharmacy. Our energetic and service-oriented colleagues work hard every day to make a positive difference in the lives of our customers.

CVS Health is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate in hiring or employment against any individual on the basis of race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, religion, sex/gender (including pregnancy), national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, physical or mental disability, medical condition, age, veteran status, military status, marital status, genetic information, citizenship status, unemployment status, political affiliation, or on any other basis or characteristic prohibited by applicable federal, state or local law. CVS Health will consider qualified job candidates with criminal histories in a manner consistent with federal, state and local laws. CVS Health will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against any Colleague or applicant for employment because such Colleague or applicant has inquired about, discussed, or disclosed the compensation of the Colleague or applicant or another Colleague or applicant. Furthermore, we comply with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO is the Law Poster: EEO IS THE LAWand EEO IS THE LAW SUPPLEMENT