What you’ll be doing...

This position will report to an Associate General Counsel of the Global Sourcing and Supply Chain legal team, who is based in the United States, and will work closely with the lawyers and contact-management specialists on the NDA team in Chennai and lawyers in VDSI and other parts of Verizon (particularly in the United States). The focus of the position will be to draft, review, negotiate and finalize Global Non-Disclosure Agreements (“NDAs”) with third-party suppliers.

Primary Responsibilities:

•Work on NDAs with suppliers.
•Provide support to the legal department and business partners in the drafting, negotiation, and finalization of NDAs.
•Work on tool (and online) based systems for processing NDAs and have the ability to work through complex process.
•Process NDAs in accordance with approved “playbooks” and other applicable policies.
•Escalate issues not resolved via the “playbook” promptly to ensure timely resolution.
•Raise red flags and make recommendations to business partners and other lawyers.
•Be pro-active in managing NDA life cycles from identification of a need through drafting, negotiation, signature, and post-signature management. Own the NDA process end-to-end and drive closure.
•Complete NDA formalities in accordance with process framework.
•Interact with business partners and suppliers regularly to understand their requirements and provide necessary support.
•Support other team members with day-to-day activities.

These are indicative responsibilities and not exhaustive. Candidate may be required to perform other related duties, as needed.

What we’re looking for...

•Have at least 3 to 5 years relevant experience in a similar capacity with a KPO/LPO.

•Have at least an LL.B. from an accredited Indian university.
•Strong academic performance.
•Very good written and verbal communication skills. Must be fluent in both spoken and written English.
•Good understanding of contract and other related law.
•Working knowledge of Microsoft Office tools, in general, and MS Excel, in particular.
•Ability to understand and manage complex processes, and work with online tools, without constant supervision or hand holding.
•Strong analytical skills and attention to detail.
•Team player with an ability to work with cross-functional teams under pressure and within strict timelines.
•Should be a problem solver / business partner rather than simply executing tasks.
•Positive attitude; energetic; good judgement.

Time Zone Management:

Candidate should be willing to work from 3:30PM to 0.30AM IST.

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.