The Legal Counsel position is a new position due to company growth and reports to the General Counsel. The position represents an opportunity to join an in-house legal department at the US Headquarters of a global organization. This position is located in Burlington, NC.
Major Accountabilities/Essential Duties:
Provide general legal advice to business unit managers to ensure their activities, policies, business practices, and transactions comply with all relevant laws and regulations.
Draft, review and negotiate contracts.
Make recommendations to senior management within business units on how to respond to legal issues or proposed changes in laws and regulations.
Supervise outside counsel representing the company in specialized legal matters or legal proceedings.
Prepare or review more complex materials for external legal counsel.
Manage the continued creation, implementation and administration of a legal compliance program.
A Juris Doctorate degree and license to practice law in at least one state in the United States is required.
Glen Raven is focused on enhancing life for global consumers with the world's most innovative fabric-based, market-driven solutions. Engrained in innovation, Glen Raven encourages employees to continually think creatively and analytically to drive success. With a global headquarters near Burlington, North Carolina, we are a family-owned company with a history and heritage dating back over 135 year...s.
Our employees are our greatest asset, and we encourage collaboration and innovative thinking across all job functions. Glen Raven is committed to sustainability and reducing the impact on the environment as our products are brought to market and used by customers. At the same time, we are committed to caring for our employees and sustaining the communities where we live and work.