3M Division Counsel - Consumer Business Group (Maplewood, MN)*-R00041888 in MAPLEWOOD, Minnesota

3M is seeking a Division Counsel for the 3M Consumer Business Group (CBG) located in Maplewood, Minnesota. At 3M, you can apply your talent in bold ways that matter. Here, you go.Job Summary:3Ms Office of General Counsel is hiring a Division Counsel to work with two or more of 3Ms CBG business units. The specific assignments will depend upon 3Ms legal needs and the experience of the lawyer we hire.Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:Working within fast-paced, global 3M business units to understand business needs and goals, identify legal issues and obstacles, and counsel clients regarding legal risks, solutions, and alternatives.Negotiating and drafting complex commercial agreements.Legal counseling on a wide range of commercial activities.Developing and providing client training on legal and compliance topics.Identifying opportunities to help 3M businesses grow while maintaining compliance with applicable laws, regulations, and 3Ms Code of Conduct.Substantive areas of law may include antitrust compliance, product distribution, advertising, promotions, sales/marketing, social media, e-commerce, product safety and hazard communication, product liability, contract law, and regulatory compliance. Experience in these substantive legal areas is desirable, but not essential.Work within 3M Legal Affairs on important department initiatives.Other duties as assigned.Basic Qualifications:Bachelors degree or higher from an accredited universityJuris Doctorate degree from an accredited law schoolMinimum of four (4) years of combined law firm, government, and/or in-house corporate counsel experiencePreferred Qualifications:In-house experience counseling business clientsStrong academic credentialsUncompromising honesty and integrityBusiness acumen and an ability to provide legal and compliance advice in the context of strategic business initiatives and goalsExperience and/or a willingness to develop a high level of competence in the areas of antitrust, product liability, contract law, consumer product regulatory law, and legal compliance.Highly effective written and verbal communication skills, with an ability to communicate and relate at all levels of the organization including business line leaders, department leaders, and director-level managementResults-orientated approach; personal and organizational accountability; and a collegial work styleAbility to collaborate and communicate effectively within a team environmentHigh energy and dedication to responsive client serviceLocation: Maplewood, MNTravel: May include up to 10% domestic/internationalRelocation: Is authorizedMust be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status).Responsibilities of this position may include direct and/or indirect physical or logical access to information, systems, technologies subjected to the regulations/compliance with U.S. Export Control Laws.U.S. Export Control laws and U.S. Government Department of Defense contracts and sub-contracts impose certain restrictions on companies and their ability to share export-controlled and other technology and services with certain "non-U.S. persons" (persons who are not U.S. citizens or nationals, lawful permanent residents of the U.S., refugees, "Temporary Residents" (granted Amnesty or Special Agricultural Worker provisions), or persons granted asylum (but excluding persons in nonimmigrant status such as H-1B, L-1, F-1, etc.) or non-U.S. citizens.To comply with these laws, and in conjunction with the review of candidates for those positions within 3M that may present access to export controlled technical data, 3M must assess employees' U.S. person status, as well as citizenship(s).The questions asked in this application are intended to assess this and will be used for evaluation purposes only. Failure to provide the necessary information in this regard will result in our inability to consider you further for this pa