Counsel

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  • Englewood Cliffs, NJ
  • 27 Apr, 2020

Job Description

**Counsel** Location **Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey** Department (Org 2) **Not Available** Job Requisition **24072** Company: **LG Electronics U.S. (LGEUS)** Job Function: **Legal** At LG we make products and services that make lives better, easier and happier through increased functionality and fun. Put simply, we offer the latest innovations to make “Life Good” – from home appliances, consumer electronics, vehicle components and mobile communications to business innovations in digital signage, air conditioning, solar and LED lighting. As a global leader, we strive for greatness in product leadership, market leadership and people leadership to realize our growth strategies. We offer an environment that enables colleagues to demonstrate their capabilities, focus on their work and create value. At LG, you're encouraged to take a creative and individual approach to challenges with strong emphasis placed on performance and skill—and equal, merit-based opportunities across the board. We want our colleagues to grow with our global business. That's why we deliver sure rewards for exceptional performance and offer industry-leading benefits. Come join the team! **We are currently seeking a Counsel to join our dynamic team in Englewood Cliffs, NJ as part of the NA Compliance & Risk Management Team!** **Responsibilities** + Manages and/or leads in-house and outside legal counsels to minimize risks in the North American region and its subsidiaries (US, CI, AI, TN, Solar, ARC) + Demonstrates experience and guide the company and co-work with relative North American teams and HQ counterpart teams in general corporate compliance, cyber-security and government regulation pertaining to existing and emerging technologies, product quality compliance, advertising law and regulatory law + Performs litigation (CAC) on the company’s behalf or coordinates litigation and other legal matters represented by outside counsel + Manages US and/or Canada government agencies actions, investigations, or inquires, as the company representative, before agencies such as DOE, DOJ, EPA, FDA, FCC, FTC, CPSC, Health Canada + Manages complex legal tasks/projects, as needed, to further business goals and minimize risks + Minimize risks as a member in compliance/legal/regulatory activities in the North American Region + Will work in a cross functional manner across NA subsidiaries and HQ business units + Priorities are set based upon the level of risks since this is North American regional risks crossing over to different subsidiaries including HQ + The decision making process must have consensus with relevant functions/teams (NA & HQ) + All governmental (US/Can) agencies have a clear cut standards and guidelines pertaining to Products and Processes, and those guidelines must be adhered to in assessing and implementing organizational vision + Provide support to all North American Subsidiaries (US, CI, AI, TN, ARC) and HQ counterparts in Compliance, and litigation matters + Trend monitoring through industry association working group participation **Qualifications** + US Juris Doctorate or Masters of Law (required) + Recommended 8+ years of relevant experience + US law license in good standing LG Electronics, USA Inc., LG Mobile Research USA LLC, LG Electronics, Alabama, inc., LGEVU and Zenith Electronics LLC provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. Further, the Company takes affirmative action to ensure that applicants are employed and employees are treated during employment without regard to any of these characteristics.