Corporate Counsel in Springdale, AR at Tyson Foods

Date Posted: 5/3/2018

Career Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
    Legal
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    5/3/2018

Career Description

SUMMARY:
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.

REQUIREMENTS:
Education:

Doctoral Degree, JD required.

Experience:
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.

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

Travel:
4 or more domestic trips per year.