Legal Counsel

New York Permanent $180,000 - $240,000 per year
  • Fortune 500 organization looking to expand their In-House legal capability.
  • Hybrid: 2-3 days in the New York, Manhattan office & 1-2 days/ week at home.

About Our Client

This is an exciting role working with a highly prestigious Fortune 500 organization, headquartered in New York City, Manhattan.

Job Description

A varied role, working within the In-House Legal Team, as Legal Legal Counsel you will:

  • Provide legal and compliance advice to the business
  • Support the continued improvement of internal policies, providing recommendations as required with all/ new applicable laws
  • Lead and consult on global, cross-functional compliance initiatives - creating frameworks, policies and appropriate standards to continuously protect the company's position.
  • Stay up to date on new laws and regulations - working with the Head of Legal (US) to make appropriate recommendations to the business as new changes occur.

The Successful Applicant

Demonstrable qualifications/ background for the Legal Counsel:

  • JD from a reputable ABA-accredited law school
  • Admitted to the New York bar
  • 5+ years relevant professional experience
  • Able to work autonomously and collaboratively within a wider team
  • Excited by a varied portfolio of work, assisting/ advising multiple internal business units including senior stakeholders

What's on Offer

As Legal Counsel, aside from working within a highly thought of In-House legal team you will benefit from:

  • Competitive base salary and wider compensation/ incentive plan
  • Hybrid working environment: 2-3 days/ week in the prestigious New York, Manhattan office and 1-2 days/ week working from home
  • Comprehensive health insurance plan
  • Generous PTO
  • Healthy work/ life balance and extensive wider benefits package, well-being perks etc.
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