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Associate General Counsel

Company: Compassion International
Location: Colorado Springs
Posted on: December 7, 2018

Job Description:

Overview The Associate General Counsel impacts the success of Compassion International by serving as an adviser to key professional and management staff, providing targeted counsel and expertise on matters including commercial and transactional legal matters, developments in the law of various countries, managing outside counsel and providing leadership with legal and non-legal advice in their individual contexts. The responsibilities include selection and management of contract service, cross functional partnerships, assigning, checking, and approving work to achieve global strategies and objectives. The incumbent collaborates with managers and leaders and contributes to the development of strategy, making decisions based on operational strategy and priorities. Essential Job Functions Responsibilities * Maintains a personal relationship with Jesus Christ. Is a consistent witness for Jesus Christ, maintains a courteous, Christ-like attitude in dealing with people within and outside of Compassion, and faithfully upholds Compassion's ministry in prayer. * Acts as an advocate for children ? raising the awareness of the needs, neglect, nurture, and potential of children in poverty and challenging and enabling those within one's influence to greater involvement and effectiveness on behalf of children. * Provides leadership, planning and consultation in the successful alignment of assigned department resources to ensure achievement of operational priorities and initiatives, integrating priorities within organizational strategies to ensure that department's purpose is fulfilled. * Manage, draft, and negotiate a broad array of commercial contracts, including events-based marketing agreements, vendor and service agreements, licensing, technology procurement, non-disclosure agreements, engagement letters, SOWs, and amendments. * Renders legal analysis and guidance on Compassion's policy and organizational activities, including compliance with the laws of countries where Compassion operates. This includes employment law, collective bargaining (in certain countries), child protection, benefits and state-sponsored severance schemes, tax-exempt status, religious entity status, and best practices for charitable entities. * Serves as a resource for internal functions and external auditors regarding Compassion's litigation experience, future trends, status of incorporation, domestic risk issues, ethics reporting, child protection investigations, and local law enforcement interaction. * Provides guidance concerning tax implications and advantages of various types of registrations. * Cooperates with outside counsel to manage Compassion's international litigation risk and active litigation matters, including evaluating employee claims, and managing outside litigation cases. * Serves as a resource for internal functions and external auditors regarding Compassion's litigation experience, future trends, status of incorporation, domestic and global risk issues, ethics reporting, child protection investigations, and local law enforcement interaction. Qualifications Faith * Has a personal relationship with Jesus Christ. Culture * Accountable for supporting, upholding, and engaging in Compassion's core "Cultural Behaviors" in all internal and external communication and relationships. Education * Juris Doctor Degree, with strong academic credentials. * Currently licensed to practice law in at least one state in the U.S. Work Experience * 4 years of in-house and/or law firm experience in a transactional practice. * Expertise in contracts, events-based marketing transactions, tax and business structures. Licenses and Certifications * Currently licensed to practice law in at least one country (or eligible to become licensed within 12 months of hire through examiSDL2017

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