Full Job Description
Under direct supervision, performs a variety of legal activities in accordance with established standards and provides advice to the Company on commercial, contracts, labor, corporate and trade matters, as well as other matters at the direction of the Associate General Counsel. Prepares, analyzes and/or reviews contracts, letters of agreement, correspondence and other documents. Supports compliance and training initiatives. Liaises with outside counsel to seek, evaluate and coordinate external advice. Liaises with internal divisional and operational area specialists.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Review and negotiate contracts, support drafting changes and comments, provide analysis of contract issues.
Manage and maintain contract templates; review deviations from templates
Review and maintain customer contracts
Review and propose edits to vendor-facing agreements for a variety of Weber departments.
Review and edit additional transactional documents relating to a variety of topics.
Create and edit other documents, including memos, presentations, reports, letters and other such documents.
Assist relevant departments on trade compliance matters and audits.
Review sales and marketing programs and materials (e.g. contests, marketing programs)
Provide support for HR related issues including compliance training.
Assist with international legal matters
Conduct legal research on a variety of topics.
Education and/or Experience
Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from a college or university; Juris Doctor from an accredited law school; admission to the Bar of the State of Illinois; 1-3 years professional or relevant educational experience. The following experience areas are helpful, but not required: commercial transactions, advertising, real estate, finance, labor and employment, intellectual property, trade compliance, data privacy, information security, product safety, etc.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
Bar admission in the State of Illinois and maintenance of necessary CLE credits.