Subaru of America, an award-winning automotive company, is seeking a Manager, Senior Counsel to join our team!
Provide legal review, advice and support on a broad range of matters related to automotive retailer and distributor issues including, but not limited to, market actions, facility issues, buy/sell agreements, relocations, add points, terminations, programs and promotions.
Manage related litigation and claims, identify potential liability and opportunity, assess and provide recommendations for strategy development and goal attainment
Provide training on assorted legal topics, as needed.
Supervise and manage outside counsel and staff, as needed.
Serve as back up to other positions and practice areas, as needed.
Required Skills and Abilities:
Juris Doctorate from ABA accredited law school, admission to Bar of at least one state and In-House Bar of New Jersey.
10-12 years of experience.
Extensive knowledge in the automotive franchise area.
Excellent written and oral communication, problem solving, analytical, organizational and negotiating skills with demonstrated ability to achieve results.
Demonstrated success in corporate law department, law firm or government practice.
Excellent business judgment, agility, and ability to employ strategic thinking.
Team-oriented individual with excellent interpersonal skills, collaborative approach and ability to provide cross-functional integration.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About Subaru of America
As Kelley Blue Book’s Most Trusted Brand for six years running, Subaru of America is one of the most trusted brands in the automobile industry. Equipped with the unique SUBARU BOXER® engine on all models and Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive on most, the Subaru product line — renowned for durability, reliability, traction, and active safety — represents one of the highest repurchase-loyalty ratings in the U.S. market.
Subaru believes in making the world a better place through the Subaru Love Promise — it is the company’s vision to show love and respect to all people and is a signed commitment to our customers and communities to do our part in making a positive impact in the world, and throughout the country. Our retailers are doing the same because everyone on the Subaru team feels it is the right thing to do.