What you’ll be doing...

Verizon is seeking an experienced attorney to provide comprehensive legal advice on high risk regulatory matters. The successful candidate will join Verizon’s Corporate Compliance team to support the Regulatory Obligations Compliance Committee, which develops and monitors extensive, in-depth compliance programs that span across Verizon organizations. Specifically, the candidate will interpret federal and state laws to provide legal advice to organizations with different demands, systems, structures, operational processes and responsibilities. The job requires drafting legal advice and working collaboratively with each organization to develop and implement procedures to meet the legal requirements. Additional responsibilities include:

  • Identifying, documenting and managing controls, control owners and testing procedures.
  • Monitoring compliance by process owners through performance agreements, certifications, and related measures.
  • Creating and managing internal policies, standard templates, and training programs for distribution to large, diverse business organizations.
  • Coordinating with audit teams to review compliance, remediate, and improve practices.
  • Assisting regulatory teams in advocating positions that advance company’s interest before federal and state regulators.
  • Providing advice to clients regarding proposed transactions and strategic initiatives, including supporting other organizations, such as finance and litigation.
  • Exercising cross-departmental leadership and excellent interpersonal skills for the purpose for building trusted relationships.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Law degree
  • Member in good standing of a bar of at least one state.
  • Six or more years of relevant experience as a practicing attorney, preferably with experience with FCC and FTC regulations.

Even better if you have:

  • Strong communication skills

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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