Overview

Who will love this job:

  • An attorney excited by our mission who seeks to be a thought leader and partner to our internal business teams
  • An expert on a broad range of employment matters, including but not limited to, applicable employment laws and best practices and policies, compensation, benefits, performance management and terminations
  • A strong communicator who is excited to collaborate closely with multiple departments and teams across the globe.
  • A team player who values contributing to the expertise and skills of the legal team.

What youll do:

  • Be the primary counsel and strategic lead for all employment law matters company-wide
  • Help develop and maintain internal policy that align Schrdinger with all current employment laws and regulations and company values
  • Partner with and advise HR on best practices for employee relations
  • Advise on best practices to support employee retention and minimize litigation risk
  • Keep up to date with best employment practices and applicable law
  • Manage outside counsel as applicable on any employment matters

What youll need:

  • The critical thinking skills to pull together complex information from multiple sources and synthesizing it to arrive at well-reasoned recommendations and conclusions
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Active membership in NY state bar
  • A minimum 5 years of relevant experience in-house or at a law firm.

Pay and perks:Schrdinger understands its people that make a company great. Because of this, were prepared to offer a competitive salary, stock options, and a wide range of benefits that include healthcare (with dental and vision), a 401k, pre-tax commuter benefits, a flexible work schedule, and a parental leave program. We have catered meals in the office every day, a company culture that is relaxed but engaged, and over a month of paid vacation time. Our Administrative and Human Resources departments also plan a myriad of fun company-wide events. New York is home to our largest office, but we have teams all over the world. Schrdinger is honored to have been selected as one of Crain’s New York Best Places to Work in 2018 and 2019.

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