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Corporate Counsel

Posted Mar 24
Full Time
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Best Buy’s Legal team has two new Corporate Counsel opportunities which will be supporting our Advertising and Intellectual Property and B2B Sales Channel business areas. The focus areas for these two Corporate Counsel opportunities are detailed below.

This role is hybrid, which means you will work some days on-site at Best Buy's corporate office in Richfield, Minnesota, and some days virtually from home or another non-Best Buy Minnesota location. The specific work arrangements vary by role and team.

What You’ll Do

As Corporate Counsel for Advertising and Intellectual Property, you’ll provide transactional support to the advertising, creative services, consumer research, and media teams and will handle a high volume of sophisticated legal matters in a fast-paced environment.

  • Negotiate contracts with ad tech providers, data processing, and agency partners
  • Structure business process, draft and negotiate terms and conditions in support of Best Buy’s media business (Best Buy Ads)
  • Partner with privacy and data security stakeholders in cross-functional negotiations

As Corporate Counsel for the B2B Sales Channel, you’ll provide transactional support primarily to the business-to-business sales team and will handle a high volume of agreements and multiple matters simultaneously in a fast-paced environment.

  • Structure, draft, and negotiate a wide variety of complex agreements, including master sales agreements
  • Provide secondary support for Geek Squad services, membership, service contracts, theft/loss insurance, plans and subscriptions

Basic Qualifications

  • JD degree from an ABA-accredited law school, and licensed to practice law in Minnesota
  • 3 years of post-bar practicing attorney experience providing legal support in a combination of law firm, government, or corporate settings.
  • 2 years of demonstrated work experience providing transactional support and legal advice on complex commercial contracts

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ability to evaluate complex situations using multiple information sources and provide practical advice on technical matters and business operations
  • Ability to quickly develop and maintain relationships with business owners and cross-functional partners to help facilitate transactions and ongoing operations
  • Demonstrated communication and diplomacy skills to direct and influence clients and cross-functional partners
  • Experience working in a fast-moving environment with minimal supervision

What's in it for you

We’re committed to helping our people thrive at work and at home. We offer generous benefits that address your total well-being and provide support as you need it, especially at key moments in your life.

Our Benefits Include

  • Competitive pay
  • Generous employee discount
  • Financial savings and retirement resources
  • Support for your physical and mental well-being

About Us

As part of the Best Buy team, you’ll help us fulfill our purpose to enrich lives through technology. We bring that to life every day by humanizing and personalizing tech solutions for every stage of life — in our stores, online, and in customers’ homes.

Our culture is built on deeply supporting and valuing our amazing employees who make it all possible. We’re committed to being a great place to work, where you can unlock unique career possibilities. Above all, we aim to provide a place where you can bring your full, authentic self to work now and into the future. Tomorrow works here.™