Attorney - For the Office of General Counsel - Remote / Part Time Opportunity United States

Simplus - United States

Part-time
Attorney (Part Time) - Remote Working

Simplus is a Platinum Salesforce Consulting Partner and the leader in Salesforce Quote-to-Cash implementations. We are looking for candidates who can challenge the status quo, resolve tough problems, and make complex things simple.

As a member of Simplus we all have three (3) primary responsibilities:

  • Be a critical thinker: solve tough problems for the world’s biggest brands, work together, and be relentless in ensuring successful outcomes for clients.
  • Be a steward: look after each other and the company on our collective journey to success by being accountable, doing the right thing, and promoting a caring corporate culture.
  • Be an underdog: be determined, crafty, spirited, resilient, and tenacious. Challenge conventional wisdom and refuse to take no for an answer.
JOB DESCRIPTION

Summary/Objective

The attorney is responsible to assist the General Counsel with their duties and functions. The attorney will work directly with the General Counsel on all projects and duties as assigned.

Essential Functions

(Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)

Assist in negotiating terms for, and assists management of; contracts, third-party agreements and vendor or partner relationships. Review, draft and manage variety of legal agreements, including; client, partnerships, supply, and development or counsel on other complex agreements, as needed.
Assist with preparation and filing of immigration documents.
Assist with Company’s debt collection practices for outstanding accounts receivables.
Assist with organizing Company Intellectual Property, including but limited to, trademarks, patents, and trade secrets.
Assist with managing the Company’s physical facilities, including assistance determining whether there necessitates a change, and in negotiating lease terms.
Responds to inquiries from regulatory agencies, customers and the business community.
Develop internal policies to ensure compliance with state and federal regulations.
Support the acquisitions and corporate development initiatives, including applicable agreements and operational functions.
Participates in the definition and development of corporate policies, procedures and programs.
Performs any and all given tasks as requested by Company’s executive.

Competencies

Leadership.
Ethical Conduct.
Personal Effectiveness/Credibility.
Strategic Thinking.
Communication Proficiency.
Business Acumen.
Thoroughness.
Negotiation
Time Management.

Work Environment

This job is part-time with no more than 20 hours expected in a given work week. The duties are expected to be performed within the employee’s home or personal office environment. Further, the employee may be asked to operate in a professional office environment as needed. A home computer (Mac or PC), personal cell phone, and a high speed internet connection all owned and managed by the employee are required.

Position Type and Expected Hours of Work

This is a part-time position. Days and hours of work are Monday through Friday during normal business hours, or as required. This position does not contain any benefits of any kind, including health or retirement.

Travel

Travel is not expected for this role

Required Education and Experience

Candidate must be a licensed attorney within the United States.
Document review and contract negotiations experience is a must.
Background in immigration and or mergers and acquisition preferred
Exceptional judgment and creativity, with the ability to think strategically and give practical advice appropriately weighing legal and business objectives
Entrepreneurial mindset; flexible, self-starting and hard-working
Deal-focused with a sense of urgency to get things done
Excellent organizational skills and ability to manage multiple urgent projects concurrently
Effective at managing project expectations, reporting to upper level management, and managing escalations of legal and business issues
Superior written and oral communication skills