Endeavor seeks a highly motivated Employment Counsel to provide practical and commercially sound advice in a fast-paced environment on legal issues in relation to a variety of employment matters in the Americas. This is a full-time position and and will report to two VP, Associate General Counsels.
Job Description o Joint reporting to the VP & Associate General Counsels overseeing the employment, executive compensation, and employee benefits practices for the Americas o Provide day-to-day counseling to HR professionals and business leaders regarding compliance with employment laws and employee relations issues. o Prepare and ensure continued compliance with employment policies. o Oversee, advise on, and conduct internal investigations. o Work with outside counsel to oversee employment litigation. o Draft and advise on employment-related agreements and correspondence. o Advise on the employment-related aspects of acquisitions and dispositions of businesses.
Experience and Qualifications: o 4 to 7 years employment law experience o Experience counseling and advising employers on legal compliance and employee relations issues. o Experience litigating employment lawsuits. o Experience with drafting and reviewing employment-related documents, such as workplace policies, employment agreements and separation agreements. o Ability to consider business needs, along with legal requirements, to act as an effective partner to the businesses under the Endeavor umbrella. o Ability to work independently in a very fast-paced environment. o Ability to collaborate and build effective, trusted relationships across a large organization
Endeavor, formerly WME | IMG, is a global leader in sports, entertainment and fashion operating in more than 30 countries. Named one of Fortune’s 25 Most Important Private Companies, Endeavor is the parent of a number of subsidiaries with leadership positions in their respective industries, including WME, IMG and UFC. Collectively, Endeavor specializes in talent representation and management; brand strategy, activation and licensing; media sales and distribution; and event management. Endeavor is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment.