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Senior Associate General Counsel

Company name

Optum, Inc.

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Date Last Verified

Oct 18, 2020

Valid Through

Jan 31, 2021

Posted on

Sep 24, 2020

Years of Experience

Min 8 yrs required


Salt Lake City, UT, United States

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Practice Area
Finance >> Finance - General
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Senior Associate General Counsel
The candidate will be overseeing the delivery of legal services and related support to Company Health Financial Services, including its wholly owned subsidiary Company Bank (Company). Collaborating with colleagues across the UnitedHealth Group legal department. Proactively identifying and resolving legal and related matters impacting Company. Assisting in the review, preparation and negotiation of various products, documents and contracts associated with the financial services businesses. Participating in and leading negotiations with key customers and vendors. Developing best practices for addressing emerging legal and business risks. Supporting Company in the development and delivery of new products. Working in partnership with the Company Compliance team. Counseling senior management on strategic business initiatives. Managing outside counsel. Fostering key regulatory relationships. Possess strong verbal and written communication skills, sound judgment and business instincts. Prior law firm and in-house experience are desired. Juris Doctorate degree required. 8+ years’ experience in payments and payment systems, including open and closed loop card networks, negotiating network sponsorship and other related agreements, network operating rules and electronic funds transfers. Knowledge of consumer driven health care products, including related state and federal health care banking laws and regulations. Ability to build and maintain rapport with superiors, peers, subordinates and external company contacts. A proven track record demonstrating the ability to independently make decisions regarding complex legal and corporate issues.

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Hiring Coordinator
Optum, Inc.
13625 Technology Drive
Eden Prairie, MN 55344