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Corporate Generalist, General Commercial/Contracts
Our client, a dynamic Fortune 150 company headquartered in New Jersey, is seeking an experienced attorney to join their growing legal team, focusing on commercial activities related to a multi-billion dollar business unit. This role will be responsible for leading and coordinating all aspects of the business’ commercial contracting activities, including reviewing, approving, drafting and consulting on all sales contract activity affecting business enterprise, and will supervise a global team of contract managers that handle day-to-day commercial contracting across diverse range of industries. They will also serve as the lead legal negotiator for key strategic, high-dollar commercial agreements with major customers, supporting commercial team, briefing executive team and directly negotiating with customer attorneys and executives, and will advise business executives and managers on a broad range of legal, regulatory, and compliance matters in areas ranging from contract/commercial law to antitrust to intellectual property;
Candidates must have the following qualifications in order to be considered:
-A strong academic record from top schools
-Five to twelve years of working experience with commercial negotiations and contract issues
-Both major law firm and in-house experience is required
-Proven ability to counsel and influence all levels of senior management on a regular basis
Additional Salary Information: A strong compensation package will be offered.
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