Corporate Counsel in Springdale, AR at Tyson Foods

Date Posted: 5/3/2018

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Career Description

This position is responsible for advising the Company on matters relating to all facets of commercial transactions. Specific responsibilities include negotiating, drafting, and reviewing a variety of contracts with a focus on supply chain, information technology, real estate, and leasing matters. This position will play a key role in working with the Company's procurement, information technology, and treasury groups, have extensive interaction with management, and assist in the use and supervision of outside counsel.


Doctoral Degree, JD required.

4+ years required. Must be licensed to practice law in at least one jurisdiction. Previous experience in counseling clients, drafting/reviewing commercial transaction documents and handling real estate transactions is required.

Computer Skills:
Basic computer skills.

Communication Skills:
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Special Skills:
Must be able to work as part of a collaborative team in a fast-paced environment and be accustomed to handling multiple issues and clients simultaneously.

Manages and assigns tasks to outside counsel and assists other corporate attorneys in assigning tasks to administrative assistants and paralegals.

4 or more domestic trips per year.