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Corporate Generalist, General Commercial/Contracts
Designs for Health, Inc. seeks an attorney for its in-house legal team who is committed to the company’s mission to create a Well World™. The position is based at the company’s Palm Coast, FL headquarters.
The Corporate Counsel plays a critical role in the Legal team’s efforts to enable the company to achieve its business objectives and to mitigate risks. This role will collaborate with internal business stakeholders across various functions to ensure successful implementation and execution of legal projects, including contracting processes and compliance programs.
This position reports to the Associate General Counsel.
Prepare, review, edit, negotiate, and manage a wide variety of commercial agreements, including supply agreements, customer agreements with healthcare practitioners and private label clients, domestic and international distributor agreements, NDAs, event and vendor agreements, independent contractor agreements, IT SaaS and professional services agreements, trademark license agreements, etc.
Maintain contract automation and management systems, and support continuous improvement projects to contract templates, processes, and systems.
Support various corporate legal matters and projects depending on the needs of the business, which may include privacy, employment, litigation, acquisitions, and other matters.
Participate in or lead compliance initiatives, including policy development, training, and monitoring.
Preferred Skills and Qualities
A sense of urgency.
Attention to detail.
Positive, can-do attitude.
Creative problem-solving skills.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Strong organizational skills with the ability to manage and deliver simultaneous projects.
Ability to work collaboratively at all levels of the company and across business units.
Ability to work independently in accord with department processes and as part of the Legal team.
Ability to work efficiently, prioritize work and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
Ability to travel depending upon the needs of the business.
Designs for Health offers a competitive compensation and benefit package:
100% company-paid medical insurance premiums for employee and children.
401K plan with company-match up to 4% after the first year of employment.
Discretionary annual bonus plan based on overall individual and company performance.
Allowance for company products for personal use.
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J.D. from an ABA accredited law school with strong academic credentials.
License to practice law in any U.S. state and ability to obtain Authorized House Counsel status in Florida if not licensed in Florida.
Combined 3+ years of professional experience as an attorney in a law firm or in-house legal department, with an emphasis on drafting and negotiating a variety of commercial agreements.
Privacy and/or other compliance experience is a plus.
A commitment to Designs for Health’s company values.
About Designs for Health (FL)
Designs for Health is an industry leading and rapidly growing manufacturer and distributor of nutritional supplements offered primarily through health care practitioners. By providing comprehensive support through our extensive product line, ongoing clinical education, and practice development programs, Designs for Health helps practitioners realize successful health outcomes for their patients. The company has two manufacturing plants and four distribution centers in the United States and its products are distributed in five continents.
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