Corporate Counsel

National Rural Utilities Cooperative Finance Corporation
Dulles, VA
Jan 26, 2022
Jan 28, 2022
Accountant, IT
Full Time
Corporate Counsel Join a member-driven leader in a fast-paced, challenging and collaborative environment with the shared mission of supporting America's network of rural electric cooperatives. Since its formation in 1969, National Rural Utilities Cooperative Finance Corporation, or CFC, located in Dulles, Virginia, has provided capital and industry-leading financial products to more than 900 not-for-profit, consumer-controlled utility systems across the United States. Our exceptional team delivers the "CFC Difference" that encompasses our values of service, integrity and excellence in all our interactions.CFC has a need for a Corporate Counsel in the LSG - Legal Services Group. In this position you will have the opportunity to provide in-house legal counsel to our business groups and senior legal staff on contracts and corporate and finance transactions, and provide other legal services across multiple operating groups, as necessary.As a Corporate Counsel, you will:Independently review, draft, negotiate and provide practical legal advice on vendor contracts and other legal agreements.Draft finance documents, certificates, resolutions, correspondence and other legal documentation.Identify areas of legal risk and provide advice to business representatives.Maintain strong relationship with internal stakeholders and represent the legal department on committees and task forces in order to provide legal advice and appropriate training on legal topics.Perform legal research on various topics, analyze impact, provide recommendations and represent organization, as applicable.To be successful, you will need:JD from an ABA accredited law school.Active member of a state bar.Minimum of 2 years of experience in contracts, corporate governance, or corporate finance in a law firm or as in-house counsel.Advanced MS Office Suite, document management software and legal research skills.Advanced written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to explain legal concepts succinctly to non-legal staff.We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes short-term and long-term incentive opportunities; an employer-paid pension plan; 401(k); medical, dental and vision insurance; a generous leave policy; onsite gym; and more-all in a friendly, professional work environment. For additional information, please visit our website at is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to workforce diversity.Job Type: Full-timePay: $100,000.00 - $200,000.00 per yearBenefits:401(k)401(k) matchingDental insuranceEmployee assistance programEmployee discountFlexible scheduleFlexible spending accountHealth insuranceHealth savings accountLife insurancePaid time offProfessional development assistanceReferral programRetirement planTuition reimbursementVision insuranceSchedule:Monday to FridaySupplemental Pay:Bonus payAbility to commute/relocate:Dulles, VA: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Preferred)License/Certification:Bar (Required)Work Location: Multiple Locations

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