Staff Attorney

Hargray - Savannah, GA

General Description of Position:
This role will report to Director of Legal and will provide comprehensive legal guidance to Hargray Communications Group through contract management and other areas as assigned. We are looking for a highly capable attorney with a customer-oriented mindset that will effectively serve Hargray’s internal customers that are driving Hargray’s rapid growth.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Advise, draft, and negotiate a wide variety of contracts, including master service agreements, consulting and independent contractor agreements, leases, programming and retransmission agreements, vendor agreements, NDAs, and software and technology agreements; evaluate and communicate risks associated with such contracts
Provide high quality oral and written legal advice to internal clients with minimal supervision
Perform in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, prioritize multiple simultaneous projects, manage expectations, and meet deadlines
Serve as a key resource on behalf of the legal department for company management and internal clients
Monitor and improve controls and procedures to ensure compliance with all applicable laws and regulations
Coordinate case management with outside counsel for pending litigation or administrative matters, including employment matters
Job Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:
Juris Doctorate with admission to or eligibility for admission to South Carolina or Georgia Bar
3 or more years of relevant experience, preferably in contracts law, with a major law firm or in-house legal department
Excellent attention to detail and written, oral communication, organizational and analytical skills
Ability to excel in a collaborative team environment with accountability for individual, department, and company goals