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.

  • 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 understand how to win the support of all different types of people to make things happen and deliver results despite obstacles. You’re a creative thinker who can look beyond the obvious and come up with new and creative solutions. You anticipate risks and work to mitigate them before they become an issue. You are able to work independently and use solid judgment—but also know when to bring in others.

You'll need to have:

  • JD degree and six or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Member in good standing of bar in at least one state and eligible for New Jersey limited In-House Counsel Licensure.
  • Five or more years in government, law firm, or corporate setting involving compliance, investigations, or enforcement work.

Even better if you have:

  • Excellent academic performance.
  • Outstanding 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.
  • Collegial team player with excellent oral and written communication skills able to work with a wide range of 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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