Contracts, CommercialExp.: 5 - 7 Years
What we’re looking for? An Associate Counsel to support our US and International Legal teams on a variety of projects, chiefly those surrounding commercial leasing, company and vendor contracts, and general commercial law and liability matters. The ideal candidate is an organized self-starter with good business acumen who thrives in a fast-paced environment and wants to contribute to the continuing success of the team.
What You'll Do?
Draft, review, negotiate and interpret a variety of transactional and commercial agreements with vendors and partners;
Draft, review, negotiate and interpret an array of commercial lease agreements as well as identify their compliance requirements and ensuring they are within industry norms;
Advising on the business terms of established commercial agreements;
Support the General Counsel as well as our international legal teams and management with a wide variety of corporate and commercial projects;
Drive the continuous improvement of standard form agreements, legal processes, organizational processes, and document management standards;
Support our General Counsel and international legal teams on the creation, implementation, and improvement of company-wide legal processes and procedures.
Who We Are Looking For?
5-7+ years experience in contracting & or commercial lease agreements preferably in-house;
Nevada, New York, Massachusetts, Illinois, and or Washington DC Bar Membership as well as experience practicing within these states;
Food & beverage & retail industry experience preferred;
Experience with corporate law matters as well as the regulatory bodies that govern them;
Strong interpersonal skills, with the desire and ability to develop productive and collaborative working relationships with stakeholders across Buyk both domestically and internationally;
Prior experience in startups or rapidly scaling organizations, including managing demanding timelines from multiple stakeholders a definitely plus.
What We Expect From You?
Pillar of Integrity. You handle confidential and highly sensitive information with professionalism and unquestionable integrity.
Communicates Effectively. You develop and deliver communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences.
Successfully Manage Relationships. Build partnerships and work collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives.
Optimizes Work Processes. Endeavors to close inefficiencies and gaps to maximize the efficiency of workflows.
Stellar Moral & Ethical Compass. You possess a high level of emotional intelligence, cultural awareness/sensitivity, and uncompromising ethical standards.