General Counsel, CWC
Cable & Wireless Communications, Inc, Coral Gables, FL:
Provide legal support and advice at CWC’s multinational legal department on M&A transactions, corporate governance, dispute resolution and litigation, complex financings and derivatives transactions, and legal review of corporate annual reports, financial statements, and any other securities law filings. Provide strategic business and commercial advice on international regulatory and policy issues, compliance matters, and multi-jurisdiction commercial contracts including programming agreements, IT and technology agreements and licenses, procurements, B2B customer contracts, outsourcing, and procurements. Responsible for managing the legal department including operational oversight, personnel resourcing, budget reviews and ensuring consistent practices across all CWC legal personnel.
Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from a U.S. accredited Law School, or foreign equivalent degree, and 16 years of professional experience.
Must have 16 years of experience practicing corporate or commercial law, with a large law firm or relevant in-house experience in a technology or telecoms/media environment.
Must have 10 years of experience in the communication industry practicing telecommunications law.
Of the required experience, must have 16 years’ experience in utilizing legal skills and knowledge in Corporate transactional work and Finance, 10 years’ experience in Commercial contracting, and 5 years’ experience in Litigation and Human Resources.
Of the required experience, must have 12 years’ experience in each of the following:
- Project management
- Matrix management models
- Managing cross-functional teams and geographically dispersed teams
Must be a member in good standing of The Florida Bar, or any other U.S. State Bar.
To apply, please visit http://www.cwc.com/, then proceed to the Careers page, selecting the position under Coral Gables, FL.