Associate General Counsel, Infrastructure EHS

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Company Meta Location Seattle, WA, United States



Min 8 yrs required


May 26, 2022

Sep 08, 2022

Feb 18, 2022


Associate General Counsel, Infrastructure EHS
Responsibilities: The candidate will work with worldwide the Firm partners in the management of environmental and health and safety requirements across the lifecycle and value chain of the Firm’s global infrastructure (including fiber networks). Partner with cross-functional teams on related international transactions. Support the implementation and scaling of global environmental and health and safety programs pertaining to the Firm’s fiber network projects (both subsea and terrestrial).

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: The candidate should have a J.D. degree (or foreign equivalent) and membership in at least one U.S. state Bar. Must have 8+ years of experience counseling on environmental and health and safety legal requirements and transactional risks. Experience advising on the design and implementation of health and safety programs. Experience advising and training diverse populations. Experience working in dynamic and rapidly changing environments. Experience drafting, negotiating and advising on compliance-related provisions of contracts. Experience informing and supporting the development and deployment of global EHS management systems. Experience counseling on complex project permitting and regulatory requirements domestically, internationally and in international waters. Experience counseling on compliance in both emerging markets and highly regulated environments. Experience counseling on fiber infrastructure projects, both subsea and terrestrial (or analogous industry/linear projects, e.g. oil and gas infrastructure). Experience counseling “beyond compliance” and informing decisions where the Firm’s cutting-edge work gets ahead of traditional regulatory constructs. Experience managing outside counsel and consultants to meet project timelines and expectations. Experience with strategic and out-of-the-box approaches to compliance counseling. A mix of both law firm and in-house experience. Interpersonal skills and a commitment to professionalism and collegiality.

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