Role details

Assistant General Counsel - Commercial Agreements

Tampa   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Exciting opportunity for an Attorney experience in commercial transactions
  • Newly created role within FS Institution

About Our Client

Global Financial Services Firm.

Job Description

The Assistant General Counsel will be responsible for handling a wide range of commercial agreements for operations and corporate services. The Assistant General Counsel will be responsible for providing a broad range of commercial legal support for operational and corporate services issues, negotiating and drafting a wide range of general commercial contracts, including outsourcing agreements, technology agreements, MSAs, NDAs, and other service related agreements and commercial contracts.

The Successful Applicant


  • US JD from an accredited law school
  • 5+ years of proven general commercial transactional experience
  • Experience in the financial services industry a plus. Experience with IP or telecom a plus.
  • Highly skilled negotiator and team player who can actively work with the businesses to engineer pragmatic solutions to a wide range of challenges, while balancing the need to comply with many legal, regulatory and internal policy requirements.
  • Strong drafting skills.
  • Ability to balance legal risk with commercial needs of the business.
  • Proven ability to work with colleagues in different regions to find solutions across different legal, regulatory and business requirements.
  • Demonstrated ability to organize, to pay attention to detail and to manage time.
  • Demonstrated ability to engage and to complete transactions quickly and effectively, while balancing business expectations with legal and regulatory compliance objectives in an efficient and effective manner. Ability to multi-task and handle a demanding workload.

What's on Offer

Competitive base salary and bonus, excellent benefits and relocation offered.

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