Senior Corporate Counsel - Contracts

Compass Group USA Inc Charlotte , NC 28201

Posted 4 weeks ago

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As the leading foodservice and support services company, Compass Group USA is known for our great people, great service and our great results. If you've been hungry and away from home, chances are you've tasted Compass Group's delicious food and experienced our outstanding service. Our 225,000 associates work in award-winning restaurants, corporate cafes, hospitals, schools, arenas, museums, and more in all 50 states. Our reach is constantly expanding to shape the industry and create new opportunities for innovation. Join the Compass family today!

great people. great services. great results.

Each and every individual plays a key role in the growth and legacy of our company. We know the next big idea can come from anyone. We encourage developing and attracting expertise that differentiates us as a company as we continue to raise the bar.

Job Summary

Compass Group, the world's largest contract foodservice company, has a Great Opportunity for career development and growth within its Legal Department here at its U.S. headquarters in Charlotte, NC. We are currently seeking an Senior Corporate Counsel Contracts to join the team and support our Education sectors.

Key Responsibilities:

This person is responsible for review, negotiation and documentation of contract matters related to Compass Group USA, Inc. and its affiliates, with an emphasis on food services in various educational facilities (e.g., universities, colleges, public and private high schools, etc.). Successful candidate also will manage an array of general contractual matters. Position requires offering sound legal advice and counsel to Assistant General Counsel and internal clients on strategies, actions and decisions related to all such transactions.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Five plus years contract experience.

  • Bachelors and Juris Doctor Degrees required, as well as a state bar license.

  • Familiarity with FAR and USDA regulations a plus.

  • Outstanding oral and written communication skills required.

  • Excellent problem-solving and strong presentation, analytical and drafting skills also required.

  • Demonstrated ability in implementing and managing complex transactions is preferred.

  • Successful candidate must be a self-starter and have the ability to identify and to analyze thoroughly a diverse array of general contractual concerns and succinctly and effectively communicate conclusions to business management.

  • Ability to interact with all levels of management, internally and externally, as well as with executive staff is essential.

  • Should have the aptitude to work in high-paced, diverse and challenging environment.

  • Limited travel.

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Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer. At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.

Req ID: 259444

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Senior Corporate Counsel - Contracts

Compass Group USA Inc