Counsel ? Finance and Commercial Transactions (Boise, ID)
Atthe J. R. Simplot Company, you will have the opportunity to help cultivate aworld of possibilities. Hard work anddetermination drive us forward, and our people continually motivate us. In thisrole you will have the opportunity to show us what makes you successful.Ideally you are someone who likes challenges, can think strategically, and willfollow through. See the job responsibilities for Counsel below. Simplotstotal rewards are designed to benefit you. We are committed to building apartnership with our employees to achieve success through better health,financial security, and development opportunities. We offer a comprehensiverewards package that includes health benefits, employer retirementcontributions, paid time off, and educational assistance. Responsibilities: * Report to J. R. SimplotCompanys Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary * Provideday-to-day legal support for corporate treasury activities, including varioustypes of financing transactions and finance-related compliance matters* Overseedomestic and global subsidiary maintenance and advise on various subsidiarygovernance matters, including capital contributions and intercompany loans* Provide general commercialadvice to support the Companys expanding business operations* Providecorporate secretary support to Company business ventures* Prepare,review and negotiate a wide variety of commercial contracts* Providesecondary legal support for structuring, negotiation and documentation ofvarious types of M&A and other strategic transactions* Provideactive management of outside counsel Skills & Abilities:* Exceptionalwritten and communication skills, including strong proofreading/editing andpresentation skills* Abilityto lead the legal function from a collaborative, team-based/partnershipapproach* Possesspersonal qualities of integrity and ethics* Ableto inspire trust and followership in others through compelling influence,charisma, passion, and active drive* Analyticalthinker with strong problem-solving skills and the ability to stay calmunder challenging circumstances* Abilityto handle multiple assignments simultaneously, with an effective resolution ofconflicting prioritiesQualifications:* JD degree from an ABA accreditedlaw school required* Excellent academic credentials* Membership in good standing withthe Bar of at least one state in the United States. * Minimum of 8 years experience withfinance, corporate governance and commercial transactions* Strong business acumen* Abilityto build relationships and work well with employees at all levels, gaincredibility quickly, and effectively partner with business units across theglobe* Excellent project managementskills, well organized, with ability to thrive in fast paced work environmentand manage numerous projects simultaneously under deadline* Ability to travel* Combination of education, training and/or experience will be considered for this position.HOW TO APPLYVisit www.simplot.com/careersSelect Job SearchSelect Current OpportunitiesSelect All Open PositionsApply to Job ID#7235Please prepare a cover letter outlining your interest and qualifications and submit with your resume via our online application process described above. For best results, please upload your resume as a Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF document. This process includes additional job-relevant questions, so plan on at least 20 minutes when you apply.When a position is in the interview stage or has been filled, it will no longer appear on our Simplot Careers website. If you experience any technical difficulties when applying through our online system, please contact the JRS Talent and Culture department for assistance at email@example.com.**The J.R. Simplot Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status.**Apply for this job.