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Senior Counsel-Commercial Transactions
- Location BENTONVILLE, AR
- Career Area Legal
- Job Function Legal
- Employment Type Regular/Permanent
- Position Type Salary
- Requisition WD993795
What you'll do at
What you'll do...
Join our Contracts Center of Expertise team! If you thrive in a fast-paced environment, enjoy solving problems and working collaboratively toward a solution, you’ll find that being a part of our team is a move that brings with it tremendous growth potential and exciting new challenges.
You’ll make an impact by:
Providing excellent legal advice and counsel to a broad assortment of clients on a variety of topics with a particular emphasis on complex commercial transactions
Providing cross functional transactional legal support to business, colleagues, and leaders
Drafting and negotiating complex commercial contracts with little escalation
Identifying issues and risks related to areas such as IP ownership, data protection, privacy laws, indemnification, limitation of liability and regulations and emerging trends in contracts
Bringing structure, uniformity, and efficiency to the legal department’s transaction work
Developing best practices and procedures that will mitigate the company’s risk
Developing contract governance including playbooks, alternate contract provisions, templates and training material
Identifying the need for legal support for business transactions and projects
Collaborating with internal and external stakeholders
Working independently with minimal guidance from Managing Counsel
Supporting Global Procurement
You’ll sweep us off our feet if…
You have at least five years of legal experience
You have demonstrated excellence drafting complex commercial transactions in a retail context
You have experience working on cross-functional teams to move projects forward by gaining support needed
You have a proven track record of risk identification, assessment, and mitigation
You have excellent written and oral communication skills
You have demonstrated bias towards action and innovation
The above information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed in the role. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. The full Job Description can be made available as part of the hiring process.
Benefits & Perks:
Beyond competitive pay, you can receive incentive awards for your performance. Other great perks include 401(k) match, stock purchase plan, paid maternity and parental leave, PTO, multiple health plans, and much more.
Equal Opportunity Employer
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Who We Are
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Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications.Law degree from an accredited law school and 5 years’ experience in law.
License to practice law in at least one state.
Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications.Leading cross-functional teams
Primary Location...702 SW 8TH ST, BENTONVILLE, AR 72716, United States of America
Walmart, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer- By Choice. We believe we are best equipped to help our associates, customers, and the communities we serve live better when we really know them. That means understanding, respecting, and valuing diversity- unique styles, experiences, identities, abilities, ideas and opinions- while being inclusive of all people.
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All the benefits you need for you and your family
- Multiple health plan options, including vision & dental plans for you & dependents
- Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans, life insurance and more
- Associate discounts in-store and online
- Education assistance for Associate and dependents
- Parental Leave
- Pay during military service
- Paid Time off - to include vacation, sick, parental
- Short-term and long-term disability for when you can't work because of injury, illness, or childbirth