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We are hiring a Senior Legal Counsel - Commercial Transactions based in our Wayne, PA Tekni-Plex corporate office. In this global role you will have the responsibility for working with and supporting all levels of employees.
The Senior Legal Counsel-Commercial Transactions will work on a wide variety of matters with an emphasis on procurement and supply agreements, but also including other commercial contracts, compliance programs, and legal policies.
The role will span across all of Tekni-Plex’s business units and locations, requiring direct interaction with personnel and third parties around the world.
Experience representing manufacturing entities is helpful but not required; what will be essential is the ability to undertake a project involving unfamiliar territory, spot issues, and develop creative solutions that balance needs against risks.
Excellent drafting skills are a must.
This position must be able to maintain the legal department’s standard of delivering the highest quality service at all times, to a level equaling or surpassing that of any law firm.
Draft, review and negotiate a wide range of commercial contracts with suppliers, customers, consultants and others.
Design and monitor compliance programs (Covid, FCPA, import/export, credit documents).
Assist with financial and M&A transactions.
Draft, maintain, and regulate legal policies.
Interact routinely with business personnel at all levels of our organization.
What skills do you bring to the role?
J.D. Degree from an accredited institution required
6+years of commercial transactional legal experience required
Significant commercial contract experience in a manufacturing environment preferred
Member of Bar, certificate in good standing required
Excellent communication skills
Precise drafting ability and issue spotting
Ability to balance competing legal and commercial concerns
At Tekni-Plex, we value all of our people across the globe. We strive to provide a work environment that leads to your professional fulfillment. Since fulfillment means something different to everyone, the rewards that Tekni-Plex provides globally are appropriately diverse and suited to help you perform your best inside and outside the company. Our rewards programs include:
In addition to a competitive salary, we offer a full complement of valuable Health, Wellness, and Welfare benefits which include:
Medical, Dental, and Vision
Life and Disability
401(k) and Match
Wellness Program including EAP
Pay for Performance philosophy
Internal Number: 003053
Tekni-Plex is a globally-integrated company focused on developing and manufacturing innovative packaging materials, medical compounds and precision-crafted medical tubing solutions for some of the most well-known names in the medical, pharmaceutical, personal care, household & industrial, and food & beverage markets. Headquartered in Wayne, Pa., Tekni-Plex employs 3,000 people throughout its operations in Belgium, China, Costa Rica, Germany, India, Italy, Northern Ireland and the United States.
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