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In-House Counsel Job Description

[Insert company name here] is an established and successful law firm specializing in [insert key areas of focus here]

We’re looking for an In-House Counsel to be in charge of providing independent, strategic legal guidance and management of organizational legal risks and opportunities.

 

Roles & Responsibilities

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide strategic advice and hands-on legal support for [insert company name]
  • Foreseeing the relevant Act and subordinate statute of [insert name of country] and advise on agreements and business commitments
  • Research, manage and resolve disputes between [insert company name] and other parties
  • Assist with and manage other duties and special projects as requested by the General manager of [insert name of country] and head of [insert company name] legal department
  • Work with the global legal team and external affairs to protect [insert company name] interests, and establish best practices for the company
  • Interact with government authorities when they are conducting investigations or audits

 

About you

  • Holds a Juris Doctor degree
  • English proficiency required
  • [insert number] years of work experience as a corporate attorney
  • Previous in-house experience strongly preferred
  • Extensive knowledge and experience in all relevant [insert name of country] laws and regulations
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively across various business functions and territories and an aptitude for working with people with diverse backgrounds and personalities at all levels of an organization
  • Ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks with accuracy, reliability, and pride in work product, under deadline pressure

 

What you’ll get in return

The firm offers a generous benefits package along with compensation based on experience level and client orientation.

  • Competitive compensation based on experience
  • Medical insurance plan
  • Dental insurance plan
  • Vision insurance plan
  • Contribution to life insurance plan
  • 401k profit sharing
  • Parking reimbursement
  • Social, charity, and wellness events

 

To apply for the role or have a confidential discussion, contact us on [insert recruiter email address] or [insert recruiter phone number]