Senior Counsel - Health and Wellness in Bentonville, AR

$150K - $200K(Ladders Estimates)

Walmart   •  

Bentonville, AR 72712

Industry: Retail & Consumer Goods


5 - 7 years

Posted 53 days ago

What you'll do

Identifies, assesses and manages risks to the company by engaging, directing, and supervising outside counsel and consultants;collaborating with clients to develop mitigation strategies; ordering and overseeing investigations; directing, overseeing, participating in negotiations; ordering, directing the review of company policies, practices and procedures; developing and monitoring effectiveness of the reporting structure; overseeing the filing of governmental notices or disclosures; collaborating with officer-level clients on significant risks; seeking authority and obtaining informed consent to proceed with legal matters; reviewing legal documents, notices, and announcements; representing the company before courts of law, legislative bodies, governmental agencies, and other tribunals; reviewing legislative and regulatory developments and other research; and developing the strategy for insurance and indemnification. Provides legal advice to the company by providing clients with an informed understanding of the client's legal rights, obligations, and risks to allow the client to make informed decisions; developing strategies to respond to client's legal issues; counseling clients regarding legal compliance and costs of business initiatives; identifying the need for and directing training; reviewing legislative trends and significant legal decisions; and representing the company before various administrative and judicial bodies. Identifies the need for and directs legal support for business transactions and projects bycollaborating with internal and external stakeholders; overseeing drafting, editing, and reviewing legal documents, notices, and announcements; directing the development of standards and forms for handling commonly-encountered transactions and projects; engaging, directing, and supervising outside counsel and consultants; counseling clients on alternative legal and business strategies; identifying the need for legal surveys; and reviewing and approving business initiative implementation strategies. Develops and fosters relationships as business partners with client by understanding the global business goals and objectives; providing business related input; monitoring operational andfinancial performance; and supporting the implementation of the company business objectives. Directs planning and budgetingprocess by recommending and reviewing initial financial goals with senior management; establishing financial budgets; identifying risks and opportunities associated with meeting budgets based on current trends and financial performance; advising senior financialmanagement; reviewing operating and capital plans while considering business intelligence, prior-year activity, and operational plan information; sharing plan updates with senior management; reviewing and updating budget versions to ensure final plan meets corporate financial improvement guidelines; and regularly reviewing actual performance to plan, identifying gaps, updating forecasts, and recommending actions to correct performance. Minimum Qualifications...Outlined below are therequired minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications. Minimum Qualifications: Law degree from an accredited law school and 5 years' experience in law. Preferred Qualifications...Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications.

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications: Law degree from an accredited law school and 5 years' experience in law.

About Walmart

At Walmart, we help people save money so they can live better. This mission serves as the foundation for every decision we make, from responsible sourcing to sustainability—and everything in between. As a Walmart associate, you will play an integral role in shaping the future of retail, tech, merchandising, finance and hundreds of other industries—all while affecting the lives of millions of customers all over the world. Here, your work makes an impact every day. What are you waiting for?

Valid Through: 2019-10-17