Experience:
3-5 years of experience
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Employment Type:
Part time
Posted:
4/13/2019
Job Category:
Legal
Corporate Counsel (Part-Time)
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Generac Power System, Inc | Waukesha, WI
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Job Description

Overview

Generac Power Systems - Work with the leadefr in the power industry! Our Waukesha, WI headquarters is seeking a Part Time Corporate Counsel!

Corporate Counsel will work independently to draft and negotiate complex commercial contracts; work directly with senior management of the Company and cross-functional departments in providing legal support on various matters; and perform other legal tasks as assigned by Legal Department leadership.

This Corporate Counsel position will be part time Monday - Friday with modified working hours.

Responsibilities

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:

25% = Assess proposed commercial transactions and develop deal structures to minimize legal and business risks.

50% = Draft and negotiate complex agreements in relation to a wide range of commercial activities including sales contracts, distributor agreements, supplier agreements, licensing, confidentiality, real estate, consulting or employment contracts.

25% = Provide counseling on legal matters to business partners as required.

Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

* Juris Doctorate degree from an accredited law school;
* Minimum of 3 years of experience with major law firm and/or corporate legal department;
* Current Wisconsin Bar Association membership and in good standing;

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

* Previous experience in a global manufacturing environment and publicly-traded company preferred;

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

* Effective negotiation, communication, and drafting skills;
* High work capacity and passion for the job, in addition to high ethical and moral standards;

About Generac Power System, Inc

Generac Holdings Inc. (Generac) is a designer and manufacturer of a range of automatic, stationary standby and portable generators. The Company designs, engineers and manufactures generators with an output of between 800 watts and 9 megawatts of power. It designs, manufactures, sources and modifies engines, alternators, automatic transfer switches and other components necessary for its products. The Companys generators are fueled by natural gas, liquid propane, gasoline, diesel and Bi-Fuel (combined diesel and natural gas). Its products serve the power requirements of a variety of end markets, including the residential, commercial, industrial and telecommunications markets.