Senior Associate General Counsel, Subsidiary Governance

UnitedHealth Group - Minnetonka, MN (30+ days ago)3.6


Bring us your experience, your head for strategy, your strength with relationships and your eye for opportunity. In return we offer an unmatched place to grow and develop your career among a richly diverse group of businesses driven by the power and stability of a leading health care organization. Come help us heal and strengthen the health care system as you do your life's best work.(sm)

UnitedHealth Group, a Fortune 6 company and leading health care organization, is currently looking for an experienced transactional and corporate governance attorney to join its Subsidiary Governance legal team, with a primary focus on international entities. The successful candidate will have 7+ years of relevant experience, preferably with some in-house experience. The position will be based at UnitedHealth Group's headquarters in Minnetonka, Minnesota.

Primary Responsibilities:
Provide corporate governance and general transactional legal support to internal finance, tax and treasury teams to execute complicated international business financing and restructuring projects
Collaborate with in-country outside counsel, local and international business leaders and their attorneys to plan and execute on the financing and restructuring projects
Determine multi-step process plans with numerous interdependencies to define legal steps and documents needed for financing, restructuring and planning projects
Provide general corporate governance legal support related to overall management of international entities, including Board and Shareholder meetings, Director and officer issues, and the like
Provide advice regarding the application of and compliance with numerous applicable domestic and international statutory structures on a wide range of international legal activities, including capital infusions, share increases, transfers of ownership, entity name changes, mergers, entity dissolutions and formations
Draft and review documents related to all applicable transactional and governance responsibilities, such as Board of Director and shareholder actions, Share Transfer and Contribution Agreements, financing documents and Attestations
Manage the related work and deliverables of both senior and more junior paralegal support staff
Reports to the Deputy General Counsel, Subsidiary Governance in the Corporate Legal Department

Required Qualifications:
Juris Doctorate
7+ years of combined general corporate, tax and/or transactional experience with a law firm, accounting firm and/or corporate law department
License to practice law in MN or willingness to gain the same

Preferred Qualifications:
Prior corporate governance experience for non-US entities
Prior international transactional experience
Prior in-house corporate legal experience
Initiative, resilience, leadership, professionalism and ability to adapt to change
Strong logical reasoning skills
Ability to thrive in a matrixed environment
Resourceful problem solver with a positive, can-do attitude
Strong ability to collaborate and build relationships across the enterprise and to gain and maintain credibility with internal and external partners
Ability to model corporate values of integrity, compassion, relationships, innovation and performance
UnitedHealth Group is working to create the health care system of tomorrow.

Already Fortune 6, we are totally focused on innovation and change. We work a little harder. We aim a little higher. We expect more from ourselves and each other. And at the end of the day, we're doing a lot of good.

Through our family of businesses and a lot of inspired individuals, we're building a high-performance health care system that works better for more people in more ways than ever. Now we're looking to reinforce our team with people who are decisive, brilliant - and built for speed.

Come to UnitedHealth Group, and share your ideas and your passion for doing more. We have roles that will fit your skills and knowledge. We have diverse opportunities that will fit your dreams.

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

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