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Deputy General Counsel

Company name

Kids II, Inc.

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

May 15,2019

Valid Through

Aug 28,2019

Posted on

Oct 26,2018

Years of Experience

Min 10 yrs required

Location

Atlanta, GA, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Workers Compensation >> Workers Compensation
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Deputy General Counsel
Duties: Own the legal compliance function, with a specific focus on product integrity, risk, regulatory reporting and interaction with associated safety commissions domestic and abroad; Provide advice and guidance on the resolution of contract disputes, regulatory investigations, product liability complaints and other adversarial matters; Draft, review and support the negotiation of commercial agreements, including purchase and international distribution of goods, engagement of service providers, employment and severance; Manage global property, casualty and worker’s compensation insurance programs and associated claims; Develop corporate policies to ensure compliance with international government regulations; respond to government inquiries regarding same; Coordinate negotiation and administration of real estate leases and renewals; Develop and implement processes and procedures to ensure efficient and consistent conduct of company business; Maintain books and records for company and its affiliated legal entities; Work with outside counsel to develop project scope and fee estimates; review work product and invoices for accuracy; Provide training to company and its affiliated legal entities on substantive legal topics; Manage projects delegated to paralegals and other department staff. Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: JD Degree from ABA approved law school. License to practice law in the State of Georgia. 10+ years of experience required in either a law firm or in-house setting. 5+ years of leadership and management experience Experience with consumer products and/or retailer industry preferred. Regulatory expertise with safety commissions (i.e. CPSC, Health Canada, etc.) International experience working across jurisdictions on compliance, commercial, and risk Commercial negotiation experience, including international deals, including joint ventures, complex licenses, retailer, manufacturer and vendor contracts; Prior experience in building global relationships and a collaborative team environment. Ability to execute and excel in high-paced organization. Ability to deal with changing environments, tight timelines and multiple priorities. Outstanding oral and presentation-based communication skills. Should be able to function with a high degree of efficiency and independence. Ability to conduct legal research, analyze information and solve problems. Must be able to maintain the highest level of confidentiality and professional demeanor, work well under pressure, and have a strong work ethic and an appropriate sense of urgency.

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Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Kids II, Inc.
3333 Piedmont Road
Suite 1800
Atlanta, GA 30305-1712

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