Staff Attorney in Savannah, GA at Hargray

Date Posted: 9/24/2019

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Job Description

General Description of Position:

This role will report to Director of Legal and will provide comprehensive legal guidance to Hargray Communications Group through contract management and other areas as assigned. We are looking for a highly capable attorney with a customer-oriented mindset that will effectively serve Hargray’s internal customers that are driving Hargray’s rapid growth.

 Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Advise, draft, and negotiate a wide variety of contracts, including master service agreements, consulting and independent contractor agreements, leases, programming and retransmission agreements, vendor agreements, NDAs, and software and technology agreements; evaluate and communicate risks associated with such contracts
  • Provide high quality oral and written legal advice to internal clients with minimal supervision
  • Perform in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, prioritize multiple simultaneous projects, manage expectations, and meet deadlines
  • Serve as a key resource on behalf of the legal department for company management and internal clients
  • Monitor and improve controls and procedures to ensure compliance with all applicable laws and regulations
  • Coordinate case management with outside counsel for pending litigation or administrative matters, including employment matters


Job Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Juris Doctorate with admission to or eligibility for admission to South Carolina or Georgia Bar
  • 3 or more years of relevant experience, preferably in contracts law, with a major law firm or in-house legal department
  • Excellent attention to detail and written, oral communication, organizational and analytical skills
  • Ability to excel in a collaborative team environment with accountability for individual, department, and company goals