Legal Counsel

Wyndham DestinationsOrlando, FL

Go Put the World on Vacation


At Wyndham Destinations our goal is simple: to put the world on vacation. Our award-winning team of nearly 15,000 associates is diverse and dedicated, caring and creative. Together we’re shaping the future of the timeshare industry by doing things never done before. That’s part of what makes our work fun and interesting. Every day is a chance to learn something new and influence the global business.

Wyndham Destinations is seeking a Legal Counsel to support and assist the Vice President, Panorama in travel services and products, inventory and vendor supply contracts, online travel agency contracts and commercial matters involving Panorama. In this role the Counsel will be expected to be familiar with all company products and services and will support the Vice President in providing legal, strategic and commercial advice to the assigned clients.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Drafting, reviewing and assisting with negotiation of contracts and advising business partners on the same

  • Research Analysis regarding contracts, legal issues and questions regarding product structure

  • Performs other duties as assigned

  • Attend project meetings, prepare checklists and memos related to projects/agreements and related issues

  • Coordinate with Vice President and other team members regarding execution of work

  • Engage and communicate with outside counsel as appropriate to assist with development and contract work

  • Enlist assistance of contract paralegal

Travel Requirements

Minimal travel is expected, probably no more than 1 trip per year to attend meetings or conduct due diligence at new resort properties.

Minimum Requirements and Qualifications

Education:

  • Juris Doctorate degree from accredited law school

License:

  • Admitted to Bar Association in at least one state (need not be Florida)

Knowledge and skills:

  • Travel services, travel club, OTA and contract knowledge highly desirable

  • Timeshare clubs and exchange knowledge a benefit

  • Strong analytical and writing skills

  • Experience drafting contracts from templates and crafting new provisions based on term sheets

  • Strong leadership and management skills

  • Ability to work well in a team environment, yet work independently and autonomously with limited supervision

  • Ability to interact with all levels of management, including senior executive staff

Technical Skills:

  • Proficient with MS Word, Outlook and Excel; Strong Internet research skills

Job experience:

  • Minimum of Two to Five years of experience as a contract attorney, preferably with experience in travel, hospitality and timeshare, as well as, reviewing and drafting regime documents and contracts.

A World of Inclusion

Hospitality is at the heart of all we do at Wyndham Destinations, including how we treat each member of our growing community. Here, you’ll find a team that’s inclusive, values diversity, and is built on a foundational respect for people from all over the world.

We are an equal opportunity employer, and all applicants will be considered for employment without attention to their membership in any protected class. If you require any reasonable accommodation to complete your application or any part of the recruiting process, please email your request to mycareer@wyn.com, including the title and the location of the position for which you are applying.

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