What you’ll be doing...

Verizon is looking for an attorney to join the Compliance legal team. We are looking for a skilled 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.

Responsibilities include:

  • Conducting compliance investigations, including witness interviews, reviewing and analyzing documents, drafting investigative reports, and presenting investigative findings.
  • Working with Internal Audit, Human Resources, Security, Risk Management & Compliance, 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.
  • Providing legal support to the Records Management Organization.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • JD degree and six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Bar membership in good standing and needed licenses.
  • Excellent academic record.
  • Attention to detail, and ability to multi-task and perform effectively under tight deadlines.
  • Willingness to travel.

Even better if you have:

  • Conducting compliance, investigations, or enforcement work.
  • Taking initiative to develop, lead and implement projects.
  • Ability to work with a wide range of business clients including senior leaders.
  • Experience working in a team environment.
  • Proven oral, presentation and written communication skills.
  • Good judgment.
  • Strong organizational and project management skills.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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