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Job Description Summary: The Scrubs & Beyond In-House Counsel must be a strong contract attorney who can also provide practical and wide-ranging advice on legal issues.  Additionally, you will effectively ensure legal conformity and minimize the probability of exposure. Our In-House Counsel must possess the following traits:

  • You must be a clear thinker who can effectively articulate your thoughts and legal positions to senior management
  • You must be a self-starter with a high level of initiative and the ability to self-direct
  • You must relish interacting with a diverse group of individuals to achieve results
  • You must be highly organized, rigorous and detail oriented  

Essential Job Duties:

  • Review, draft and negotiate contracts arising from a variety of company activities, such as Real Estate contracts, B2B contracts, and Third-Party Vendor contracts
  • Support corporate governance and corporate compliance matters
  • Proactively manage enterprise contract administration by developing/implementing policies and procedures
  • Research new regulations or key legal precedents
  • Apply innovative problem-solving skills and practical business judgment to maximize revenues and minimize risk

Competencies:

  • Must be a strong business partner and add value to our business
  • Strong organizational skills, ability to handle multiple tasks, prioritize them and carry them out independently
  • Must maintain confidentiality; high ethical standards and integrity
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and team skills, ability to build working relationships with customers, management and staff
  • Assertiveness skills with the ability to manage conflict in a variety of situations
  • Ability to consistently meet deadlines with accurate and detailed results
  • Analytical and research skills required
  • Ability to draft and close commercial agreements
  • Demonstrated ability to think and decide quickly, and to communicate legal issues and solutions clearly and concisely

Education and Experience:

  • J.D. degree from an accredited law school required
  • Licensed to practice law in Missouri
  • 7+ years of relevant experience as an in-house corporate attorney preferred
  • Experience drafting and reviewing commercial contracts particularly related to Real Estate, B2B, and Third-Party Vendors
  • Broad experience in various legal arenas including intellectual property and employment law

Job descriptions are dynamic and frequently modified. Other duties and responsibilities may be assigned at any given time as both the business dictates and the functions of the job change.


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