What you’ll be doing...

Verizon is looking for an experienced attorney to join the Compliance legal team. We are looking for a skilled and seasoned lawyer with excellent judgment and people skills who is interested in taking on a wide variety of projects and working at a fast pace, both independently and as a collegial team member.

  • Acting as the company’s primary subject matter expert on political law issues, including government ethics, lobbying, and campaign finance matters.
  • Acting as the company’s primary subject matter expert on anti-corruption matters.
  • Conducting compliance investigations, including witness interviews, reviewing and analyzing documents, drafting investigative reports, and presenting investigative findings.
  • Working with Internal Audit, Human Resources, Security, Legal Department teams, and other internal partners within Verizon on a variety of investigative and compliance matters, including providing legal advice and guidance.
  • Developing and delivering compliance training.
  • Drafting compliance communications.
  • Assisting business teams in conducting risk assessments and designing and implementing risk mitigation initiatives.
  • Reviewing and implementing compliance controls and corporate policies.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • JD degree and six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Bar membership and needed licenses.

Even better if you have:

  • JD degree and strong academic performance.
  • Three or more years in government, law firm, or corporate setting involving relevant compliance, investigations, or enforcement work.
  • Demonstration of high attention to detail, and ability to multi-task and perform effectively under tight deadlines.
  • Self-starter willing to take initiative to develop, lead and implement projects.
  • Proven team player with excellent oral and written communication skills working with various business clients including the company’s leaders.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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