Job type full-time
Full job description
The vestas global development team:
We are seeking a senior corporate counsel that is passionate about making an impact on our global efforts to shape the world`s energy future, and contribute to our shared goal of accelerating the global transition to renewable energyAs senior corporate counsel, you will provide legal support for the americas division of vestas` global development team, headquartered in portland, oregon.
Location: this position is in portland, oregon or remote.
Why vestas global development:
Opportunity to work closely with an entrepreneurial and fast growing project development team in the americas, to support all stages of a renewable energy project development lifecycle - including due diligence, land campaigns, procurement, interconnection, offtake, acquisitions, joint ventures, sales, construction and disputes.
Ability to work on a varied and broad range of transaction documents in compliance with company guidelines and preferences, in each case while being encouraged to participate in and have an impact on strategic initiatives to further business goals.
Broad exposure handling external counsel across a wide range of practice areas, including m&a, tax, permitting, environmental, interconnection and other regulatory areas.
Empowered and equipped with resources to strive for constant improvement and advancement of best practice through development and implementation of systems, processes, guidelines and forms to create efficiencies and lay groundwork for future growth of the business.
Licensed j.dAdmitted to bar with at least ten years of experience practicing law in the renewable energy industry.
Flexibility with travel based on company needs and goals.
Accountability: solid sense of ownership, leadership and accountability, reinforced by ability to work freely with minimal supervision to assist business goals and mitigate risk.
Simplicity: ability to balance attention to detail and thorough analysis with the ability to communicate directly, succinctly and articulately to render solution-oriented legal advice with maximum impact.
Collaboration: strong interpersonal and teamwork skills, with firm desire to work collaboratively and creatively with the development team to build relationships and solidify your position as trusted legal advisor.
Enthusiastic and avid learner, excited to be part of a high growth business in the renewable energy industry, fueling your capacity to excel in an innovative and exciting work environment.
What we offer:
As a member of the vestas team, we offer a attractive salary, and one of the most comprehensive benefits plans in the industryAmong the many amenities, we offer: healthcare; dental; vision; flex time off (fto) policy; generous 401(k) plan; tuition assistance; and much more.
It is the policy of vestas to afford equal employment opportunity without regard to age, race, religion, color, gender, or national origin, and to afford equal opportunity to veterans and people with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, provincial, or local lawApplicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application or interview process should notify a representative within the people & culture department.
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Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutionsWe design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe, and with +136 gw of wind turbines in 84 countries, we have installed more wind power than anyone else.
Through our industry-leading smart data capabilities and +117 gw of wind turbines under service, we use data to interpret, forecast, and tap into wind resources and deliver best-in-class wind power solutionsTogether with our customers, vestas’ more than 29,000 employees are bringing the world sustainable energy solutions to power a bright future.
Vestas promotes a diverse workforce which embraces all social identities and is free of any discriminationWe commit to create and sustain an environment that acknowledges and harvests different experiences, skills and perspectives, and gives everyone equal access to opportunity.
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