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Corporate Counsel

Ensono
Posted Mar 19
Full Time
Remote

At Ensono, our Purpose is to be a relentless ally, disrupting the status quo and unleashing our clients to Do Great Things! We enable our clients to achieve key business outcomes that reshape how our world runs. As an expert technology adviser and managed service provider with cross-platform certifications, Ensono empowers our clients to keep up with continuous change and embrace innovation.

We can Do Great Things because we have great Associates. The Ensono Core Values unify our diverse talents and are woven into how we do business. These five traits are the key to achieving our purpose.

About the role and what you'll be doing:

  • Work with the guidance of the Associate General Counsel – Corporate, providing legal counsel in support of tactical and strategic business initiatives.
  • Effectively handle assigned legal activities for various business units, functions or legal practice areas (including HR, Immigration, Finance, Tax, IT and other corporate functions).
  • Structure, draft, review and execute key corporate documents.
  • Assist in drafting, coordinating and managing all activities supporting Ensono’s Board of Directors.
  • Support and assist all corporate transactions (including mergers and acquisitions) and integration activities.
  • Research, understand and evaluate different risk factors regarding business decisions and operations.
  • Develop and modify practices, policies and procedures to conform with business requirements and maintain compliance with applicable laws and regulations.
  • Remain current of state and federal laws and regulations and emerging legal risks.
  • Ensure adherence to all company policies and procedures.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

We want all new Associates to succeed in their roles at Ensono. That's why we've outlined the job requirements below. To be considered for this role, it's important that you meet all Required Qualifications. If you do not meet all of the Preferred Qualifications, we still encourage you to apply.

Required Qualifications

 

  • Juris Doctorate from an accredited law school.
  • Active member in good standing with the Illinois State Bar.
  • 2-3 years experience in related field (prior mergers and acquisition/private equity).
  • Experience as in-house counsel.
  • Understanding of corporate legal principles, concepts, practices, and standards.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing with employees and external contacts (including outside counsel).
  • Ability to work well under constantly changing deadlines and priorities in a fast-paced environment.
  • Critical analysis skills related to identifying and solving problems in a busy corporate environment.
  • Experience working with and training non-legal colleagues.
  • Experience driving continuous improvement in processes and performance.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills.
  • Ability to perform complex tasks with minimal direction and/or supervision.
  • Self-starting and solutions-oriented team player.
  • Maintains composure during tight deadlines.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously.

Preferred Qualifications

 

  • Experience at a large law firm
  • Experience in a corporate legal department

Why Ensono?

Ensono is a place to make better happen – for our clients and for your career. You can do great things through innovation or collaboration, by learning or volunteering, or to promote diversity and inclusion. You can do great things for your own health or for a healthier planet. Whatever it means to you to do great things we want Ensono to be the place you can do it.

We are a client-facing business, but we do encourage clients to allow us to work remotely most of the time so if you are not required to be on client site, you can choose to work from home or in our Ensono offices.

  • Unlimited Paid Days Off
  • Two health plan options through Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 401k with company match
  • Eligibility for dental, vision, short and long-term disability, life and AD&D coverage, and flexible spending accounts
  • Depending on location, ability to take advantage of fitness centers
  • Wellness program

Ensono is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. We are committed to providing equal employment to our Associates and building a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.

Pay transparency nondiscrimination statement/posting OFCCP’s pay transparency policy can be found on OFCCP’s website.

If you need accommodation at any point during the application or interview process, please let your recruiter know or email USTalentAcquisition@ensono.com.