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U.S. Government Contracts - Senior Counsel - Pre-eminent Global Corp
Alexander & Collins Attorney Search Consultants
March 26, 2018
Full Time - Other
10+ years experience
Our client, a world leader in defense products and a foremost manufacturer for commercial and defense platforms, seeks a stellar (super-star), attorney to support a 30B++ business unit. The focus of this coveted position is to provide expert legal advice and counsel in the areas of U.S. Government contracting, data rights, intellectual property, and commercial contracting. Preferred candidates will possess a demonstrated knowledge, ability, and experience in all aspects of U.S. Government Foreign Military Sales contracting; including complex international sales agreements, offset requirements; and compliance with respect to export and import laws and regulations, The FCPA, and anti-boycott requirements. Experience performing due diligence and other activities associated with business acquisitions and mergers, and the formation of new business relationships and transactions, including joint ventures and other forms of business association is also preferred. This opportunity is a beacon for one whom is the most successful in their professional pursuits, a true go-getter that wants to join a pre-eminent corporation and make a name for themselves.
The successful candidate will serve as the primary legal advisor to business leadership teams pursuing and executing portfolios of U.S. Government programs. The candidate will also provide expert advice and counsel to engineering, supply chain management, and other functional groups that support the government services businesses. Preferred candidates shall possess exceptional communication and strategic thinking skills, strong analytical capabilities and advisory talents, and demonstrated success in a variety of challenging and diverse legal roles. Preferred candidates will be team-oriented, with a positive disposition and attitude. As the position will involve extensive interaction with senior business and program executives, candidates should also have demonstrated ability to couple legal advice with pragmatic business solutions, and the ability to proactively identify issues and develop and provide training as required.
Company will relocate. It should be noted that ideal candidates should be open and flexible to future relocation and growth within the Company’s Law Department.
Competitive salary, bonuses and extraordinary benefits.
Minimum of 5 to 15+ years of relevant and sophisticated experience obtained from a notable law firm, in-house, judicial clerkship or government experience serving in positions of significant responsibility, is desired. Also, a Bachelor's degree and J.D. or LLB or LLM degree and law license is required with the ability or eligibility to practice law in the state of Missouri.
The ability to obtain a security clearance is required.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About Alexander & Collins Attorney Search Consultants
Alexander & Collins is a premier provider of global attorney search consulting, exclusive to corporate law departments. A stealth boutique with unparalleled success. For the past three decades, our dedication and unrivalled assessment capabilities, together with rigorous standards of evaluation, provides solid reference to lasting relationships and a platinum reputation. Built upon a tradition of unsurpassed integrity and dedicated service, our expansive network of sector specialists helps in identifying the most talented individuals while upholding the enduring core values upon which Alexander & Collins was established – quality, client service and a commitment to excellence. Recognized as an industry leader, Alexander and Collins maintains a broad spectrum of clients ranging in size from the world's largest corporations to emerging growth companies. Sara Collins, a founding member, has over 30 years of experience and training in the legal, recruiting and placement profession and is a member of the Southern California Chinese Lawyers Association and Society for International Affairs (SIA).