5 yrs required
San Francisco, CA, United States
The candidate will support company's international franchise division, working closely with business partners and Corporate Functional teams including Franchise, Logistics, Supply Chain, Finance, Tax, Accounting, and the Product Safety Team. Will provide strategic legal advice and guidance to the business and corporate support functions in relation to all aspects of franchise, shop in shop, concession, distribution, ecommerce, and other types of third party collaborations; proactively identify liability and risks and collaborate with business partners on practical and commercial solutions. Draft, negotiate and finalize contracts and other types of agreements. Manage complex legal matters and participate in cross-functional teams and projects. Manage contract execution, franchise disclosure documents, registrations, customs letters, NDAs and similar work streams. Build relationships with key stakeholders to effectively provide legal advice and counsel to assist the business to meet their objectives. Analyze and evaluate multiple sources of information and data to effectively counsel the business and support leadership. Direct the work of support staff and manage outside counsel. Delegate tasks and projects appropriately within teams. Should be qualified in US (Juris Doctor) with 5+ years of experience at a reputable law firm or mixture of law firm and in house. In-house experience is a plus. Prior relevant work experience in a franchise role is prerequisite namely, knowledge / experience of international franchise laws and general commercial areas such as distributorship, shop in shop, concession and similar agreements.
Ref. #: 299838
2 Folsom St.
United States 94105
Website : http://www.gapinc.com/