Randstad Transactional Lawyer in Purchase, New York

Transactional Lawyer

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job details:

  • location:Purchase, NY

  • salary:$30 - $38 per hour

  • date posted:Friday, July 14, 2017

  • job type:Contract

  • reference:405582

  • questions:713-273-7450.

Randstad Professionals, in conjunction with a Financial Services leader in Purchase, NY is hiring a Transactional Lawyer to join their Legal Services team. I have details below. If interested in discussing, please apply today!

Industry : Financial Services

Position: Transaction Lawyer

Location: Purchase, NY

Compensation: $33-$38/hr

Employment Type: Contractor

Job Overview:

The candidate must have solid experience (3+ years) in drafting and negotiating a wide range of contracts, advising on a variety of matters. Experience in the following practice areas is desired:

  • Consulting, information services, data licensing, marketing campaigns, SaaS, and vendor engagement.

  • The candidate must be pragmatic, commercially-minded, and be a trusted advisor with a vested approach in supporting the business.

  • Must be a team player and able to work independently and identify appropriate issues to escalate to and consult with the managing attorney for guidance.

  • JD required

Day to Day Functions:

  • Provide assistance to the North America legal team to structure, draft and negotiate distribution agreements, consulting agreements, data evaluation and license agreements, partnership agreements, and technology licensing agreements.

  • Partner with business teams and other internal stakeholders to ensure product constructs and commercial agreements are consistent with approved parameters and internal policies and procedures

  • Work collaboratively with business teams and legal and strategic sourcing teams to facilitate timely execution of contracts

  • Manage a high volume sales contract workload in a fast-paced environment, assisting in a variety of issues, including general contract issues, IP, marketing/promotion/sweepstakes, and data rights.

  • Assist the legal team with general management of the Advisors business, including special projects such as automation, streamlining the contracting process and structure, updates to templates, training, etc.