Job type full-time
Full job description
About blackhawk network: at blackhawk network, we shape the future of global branded payments through the prepaid products, technologies and network that connect brands and peopleOur collaborative innovation and scalable, security-minded solutions help our partners to increase reach, loyalty and revenueWe believe our future holds great things for blackhawk network and its partnersWe believe that together, we can shape the futureOur beliefs? win as one team, be innovative, global excellence and be inspiring!
So, what are you waiting for? shape your career and join our global networkOverview: this position may be performed remotely anywhere within the united states except for the state of colorado, alaska, north dakota, or south dakota.
Blackhawk is seeking a seasoned legal counsel to support its growing incentive business in the united statesYou would be responsible for completing commercial agreements with some of the biggest global entities while ensuring compliance with applicable laws and regulations and internal policies and operations.
You would be part of a global team of dedicated legal professionals, reporting to blackhawk’s vp of legal for the united states incentive unit.
You are business-minded, solutions-oriented, confident, and trustworthyYou are a team player yet can work independently, with little day-to-day oversightYou have excellent interpersonal skills, an ability to manage changing priorities and a broad range of legal requestsYou are passionate about client service, delivering practical legal results, and helping grow blackhawk’s business with efficiency and excellenceIf this sounds like you then you may be the person we are looking for to fill this exciting position.
Reviewing, drafting and negotiating commercial agreements
Ensuring compliance with relevant laws and regulations and blackhawk policies and procedures
Mitigating legal risks
Managing external counsel from time to time
Keeping the vp of legal up to date with respect to all material legal matters
Some travel may be required from time to time, including to california or other united states offices
Excellent time management and organizational skills, including the ability to manage projects and competing priorities, stakeholders and deadlines in a fast-paced environment
Energetic self-starter with demonstrated initiative, exceptional business judgement and creativity
Ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with internal clients, external counsel and the global legal team
Knowledge of, and adherence to, legal ethical rules, guidelines and compliance requirements
Ability to analyze complex issues, propose effective solutions and understand and apply vision and direction
Licensed to practice law in any state in the united states
7-8 years as a corporate lawyer, with experience at a top law firm
Some experience with negotiating and drafting commercial agreements, including those related to technology-related products and services
Experience in payments and banking would be a significant asset
#gldr #li- remote eeo statement: blackhawk network provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local lawsBlackhawk network believes that diversity leads to strengthThis policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.