We’re Hiring: Junior Associate Counsel

Globalization Partners is looking for a Junior Associate Counsel to join our growing team. The Junior Associate Counsel will report directly to the General Counsel and will work alongside the wider team. Globalization Partners has a small, but growing legal staff and the Junior Associate Counsel will be an important part of the team. Our team is our strongest asset. Do you want to be a part of it?

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Negotiate, draft and review various contracts including Master Services Agreements, NDAs, and employment agreements
  • Identify, communicate, and escalate (as appropriate) contract issues and deviations from established contract guidelines
  • Conduct legal research to ensure compliance with agreements and corporate initiatives
  • Work closely with business partners and consult when necessary to apply and communicate contract policies, processes and procedures when negotiating and executing contracts
  • Assist with the company’s global data privacy and data protection efforts
  • Assist the client services team with international employment law and contract matters
  • Develop and suggest innovative solutions to complex legal issues
  • Develop and implement internal practices and policies to achieve compliance with applicable laws and regulations at the state, federal, and international levels
  • Assorted other legal team projects to address the needs of a global, high-growth company

Qualifications

  • Law degree and admission in good standing to Massachusetts State Bar (other state bar admissions will be considered)
  •  2-5 years of legal experience with demonstrated experience in contract negotiations, employment matters, and data privacy. If you don’t have the relevant experience, but think you are still right for the job, make your best case for why in your cover letter.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Energetic and creative problem-solver with superior interpersonal and client-management skills
  • Must be flexible, detail-oriented, and able to prioritize competing deadlines
  • Strong desire to be a direct contributor in a dynamic and collaborative working environment