HERE

  • Labor & Employment Counsel

    Job Locations US-IL-Chicago
    Requisition ID
    2018-22905
    Category
    Legal
  • What's the role?

    HERE is looking for an experienced lawyer for its Chicago office to join our global legal team.  The role is part of a collegial team dedicated to supporting HERE’s operations in 55+ countries.  We are seeking a lawyer knowledgeable about employment law in the US who also has experience in other countries in the Americas and APAC, or is interested in expanding his or her knowledge of employment law in other countries.  Experience in a high-tech or software company is a plus.

     

    We believe that lawyers who enjoy working in both a collaborative and independent manner, and are interested in cutting-edge technology, will thrive in this position and help us grow our company.  Our lawyers are expected to give practical legal advice and are considered part of the business teams they support.

    Who are you?

    In this position, Legal support for the HR teams:

    • Provide timely guidance on HR and labor contracts and situations
    • Manage labor-related litigation
    • Provide advice as needed

    Education:

    • JD or its equivalent
    • Strong academic record
    • License to practice law

    Training/Experience Requirements

    • 5+ years of experience practicing law
    • Law firm or in-house experience in a global Technology company

    Knowledge and Skills Requirements:

    • Able to draft and communicate verbally in English; other languages are a bonus
    • Knowledgeable about relevant law
    • A passion for the law and for promoting efficiency in business
    • Good communication and negotiation skills
    • Attention to detail
    • Ability to adapt to changing work environment

    What Do We Offer?

    • An opportunity to work with extraordinary engineers
    • Challenging problems to solve
    • Work that makes a difference in the world
    • Freedom to decide how to perform your work
    • Variety in the types of projects you work on
    • Feedback so you will know how well you are doing
    • Collaborative, Supportive Colleagues

    Make HERE your destination, we are just getting started.  Apply now!

    Equal Opportunity Employer: Race/Color/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Religion/National Origin/Disability/Vets.

     

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    Who are we?

    Ever checked in somewhere on social media? Ever tracked your online orders?” You might be using HERE Technologies every single day without even realizing it. You can find us everywhere: in vehicles, smartphones, drones or third-party apps. We believe that with the right people, we will continue to be a game-changer in the technology industry and improve the daily lives of people around the world. Find out more by clicking the video below or going HERE.

     

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