Company Unknown Senior Legal Counsel in United States

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/ada/r/jobs/10450215


It's fun to work at a company where people truly believe in what they are doing!


Job Description:


Job Responsibilities:


+ Bar-licensed attorney in at least one state (Kansas or Missouri preferred) and at least six or seven years of substantive corporate law experience.


+ Ready to contribute immediately to a dynamic and challenging environment with opportunity for growth.


+ Excellent project management/organizational skills and ability to balance numerous projects under pressure.


+ Flexibility and willingness to work on a broad variety of legal matters.


+ Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills.


+ Excellent interpersonal skills; must be dynamic as well as highly team- and service-oriented.


+ Commitment to professionalism and collegiality.


Required Qualifications & Characteristics:


+ Excellent analytical and research skills.


+ Excellent presentation and communication skills.


+ Excellent writing, drafting and negotiating skills.


+ JD, with strong academic credentials.


+ Admission to at least one state bar; Kansas or Missouri preferred.


+ 6+ years of substantive corporate law experience (top law firm or top law firm and in-house environments).


+ 6+ years of strong contract drafting and negotiation experience.


Leadership Competencies:


Building Effective Relationships - Identifies opportunities to build strategic relationships with individuals in other areas of the business in an effort to achieve business goals; develops partnerships through information exchange, clarifies partnership benefits and defines partnership scope and expectations; recognizes the business concerns and perspective of others; shares information and expertise with others to enable them to accomplish group goals.


Managing Change ? Facilitates the implementation and acceptance of organizational change; addresses resistance to change and helps individuals adapt to change; encourages and rewards others to identify opportunities to do things differently; eases change through effectively simplifying complex, contradictory situations.


Strategic Agility ? Clearly understands and articulates the business strategy; continuously ensures team and individual goals are aligned to broader strategic objectives, particularly when there is a change in direction; anticipates future consequences and trends, accurately including their potential impact; maintains broad business knowledge and perspective; creates new, competitive strategies aligned to the broader business strategy.


Influencing Others - Uses appropriate interpersonal styles to persuade others to accept a position or initiative that results in action to positively impact business results; assesses the current situation and adapts interpersonal style to suit the target audience; makes recommendations to achieve a specific impact, effect or course of action adopted by others; seeks mutually beneficial solutions; obtains cooperation from others, including those who are not direct reports.


If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us!


Epiq Systems, Inc. and its affiliated companies are Equal Opportunity Employers (EOE). Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, marital or veteran status or any oth r category protected under applicable federal, state or local law. In addition Epiq Systems will take affirmative action for minorities, women, covered veterans and individuals with disabilities. If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. Epiq Systems is pleased to provide such assistance and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request.

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