TJX Sr. Attorney - Litigation and Regulatory in Massachusetts
Success is always in style at TJX! Continue to explore career opportunities at TJX, a Fortune 100 company and the leading off-price retailer of apparel and home fashions in the U.S. and worldwide. At TJX, we are proud that, for 40 years, we have been providing amazing value to our customers, but the merchandise we sell is just part of our story. We believe our Associates bring our business to life, and we aim to support you by making TJX a terrific place to work. We are committed to leveraging our differences, and believe that the diverse skills, experiences and background that you bring into the organization will help us continue to succeed.
Our retail chains include TJ Maxx, Marshalls, HomeGoods, Sierra Trading Post and Homesense, as well as tjmaxx.com and sierratradingpost.com in the U.S.; Winners, HomeSense and Marshalls in Canada; TK Maxx in the U.K., Ireland, Germany, Poland, Austria and the Netherlands, as well as Homesense and tkmaxx.com in the U.K.; and Trade Secret in Australia. With over $33 billion in sales, more than 3,800 stores, and 235,000 Associates in 2016, TJX is an exciting place to grow your career!
TJX has an opportunity for a highly-qualified lawyer to become a part of a global legal team that supports a Fortune 100 retailer. This Senior Attorney will be a member of the Litigation/Regulatory team within the TJX Legal Department, which handles commercial and corporate disputes, responds to subpoenas and government inquiries, and provides general regulatory and compliance counseling. In addition to managing corporate litigation, the Litigation/Regulatory team provides advice to TJX and its retail store chains on a wide variety of topics including:
product safety and labeling
corporate and social compliance
trade and regulatory compliance
privacy and information security
Candidates must be willing to work on all of the above topics, though experience and business needs will determine which of these topics become core parts of this Senior Attorney role. This position provides an opportunity to work with talented individuals from many different departments, ranging from Merchandising, Product Development and Marketing to Finance, Information Technology and Store Operations.
Required Skills and Experience:
JD and approximately 4-7 years of well-rounded litigation experience, either at a top-tier law firm or in-house
Strong academic credentials
Experience providing legal advice that is practical as well as legally sound
Comfort managing and prioritizing multiple matters simultaneously – ranging from the complex to the straightforward
Outstanding written and verbal communication skills, including an ability to connect well with internal clients
What's In It For You?
TJX has campuses conveniently located off the Mass Pike and Route 495. With us, you'll not only enjoy working for an industry leader, but we also strive to provide a competitive salary and benefits package.
TJX considers all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, gender identity and expression, marital or military status, or based on any individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. TJX also provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and applicable state and local law.