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What you’ll be doing...

Verizon seeks a highly motivated, initiative-taking, collaborative attorney to join the Verizon legal team that supports Verizon’s prepaid brands, including Straight Talk, TracFone, Verizon Prepaid, Simple Mobile, Total Wireless, SafeLink and Visible. This is a fantastic opportunity to join the Verizon legal team that supports the provision of wireless services to Verizon’s twenty or more million pre-paid consumers.

This position provides a motivated attorney the opportunity to tackle a broad range of issues in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, partnering with other Verizon attorneys, both within and outside of TracFone and Verizon Consumer Group Legal.

Responsibilities:

  • Support the sales channel for the distribution of Verizon prepaid services, including marketing, sales, distribution, and procurement operations (e.g., negotiating strategic agreements with authorized retailers and national retailers; manage regulatory, security and privacy risks; and review external communications and customer-facing materials)
  • Conduct investigations into suspected misconduct in the sales channel.
  • Provide analysis and day-to-day support for the innovative use of data science, artificial intelligence, machine learning, and other data-driven technologies to promote the advancement of personalization, segmentation and customer insights.
  • Ensuring compliance with existing policies, federal and state laws and regulations, as well as Verizon’s Credo and associated policies, and assisting in formulation of solutions to any identified problem areas to ensure compliance, minimize company risk, and promote a positive customer experience;
  • Provide legal counsel on maintaining the security of customers’ accounts and information.
  • Interface with, and manage and coordinate the activities of, Verizon Legal Department attorneys who are available to consult on tax, employment matters, IP, regulation, anti-trust, litigation, corporate compliance, and other areas of expertise.

Where you'll be working...

This hybrid role will have a defined work location that includes work from home and assigned office days as set by the manager. This position can be located in any domestic Verizon location but will need to work East Coast hours.

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/certification.
  • Experience demonstrating ability to identify and mitigate risk, establishing trusting relationships with clients, and to drive meaningful results.
  • Legal practice experience with a corporate legal department or law firm.
  • Willingness to travel up to 25% of the time.

Even better if you have one or more of the following:

  • Prior telecommunications experience.
  • Detail oriented and a self-starter with the ability to provide proactive, accurate and effective legal support, to work on multiple projects simultaneously, and to meet deadlines in a fast-paced, often unpredictable environment with competing priorities.
  • Highly developed analytical reasoning skills, report analysis and keen attention to detail and processes.
  • Excellent research, writing and oral communication skills.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer - and celebrate our employees' differences, including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status. At Verizon, we know that diversity makes us stronger. We are committed to a collaborative, inclusive environment that encourages authenticity and fosters a sense of belonging. We strive for everyone to feel valued, connected, and empowered to reach their potential and contribute their best. Check out our diversity and inclusion page to learn more.

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement

Verizon requires new hires to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Verizon provides reasonable accommodations consistent with legal requirements (e.g., for medical, religious, or state law recognized reasons).

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