Corporate Counsel

FULLBEAUTY Brands - New York, NY2.7

30+ days agoFull-timeEstimated: $120,000 - $150,000 a year
POSITION SUMMARY: Licensed attorney able to perform a broad range of corporate legal work including contract drafting and negotiation, fashion law, ecommerce, advertising law, privacy, litigation, employment, intellectual property, regulatory compliance, and transactional work. He/she has extensive contact with all personnel of the Company, senior management, outside counsel and other third parties.

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:
Support the Senior Vice President and General Counsel with respect to the overall Legal and Compliance functions for the company
Support and advise the Company's IT, merchandising, marketing, operations and customer care teams on various business and commercial matters
Draft, review and negotiate a broad range of commercial contracts, and manage the contract function to ensure efficiency and cost effectiveness
Anticipate, identify and develop practical, commercially-oriented solutions with respect to a variety of legal and business issues, including ecommerce, technology, advertising and promotions, privacy and data security, intellectual property, global sourcing, product safety, real estate, litigation, employment, and regulatory compliance
Assist the General Counsel and outside counsel with transactional matters (financings, licenses, M&A, strategic partnerships, real estate, etc.)
Manage litigation and other disputes involving the Company, with ability to drive practical and strategic decisions
Establish and maintain corporate legal standards, policies and procedures and strong corporate governance
Perform various duties, as assigned by supervisor

ADDITIONAL SKILLS DESIRED:
Demonstrated ability to be a proactive and creative problem-solver
Displays an intellectual curiosity for the business and is able to quickly earn the trust and respect of internal and external clients
Excellent written and verbal communication and organizational skills
Ability to prioritize and multitask a broad range of work
Self-starter who takes ownership of executing tasks without close supervision