Looking for an international job? Click here

Position Description

Assistant Counsel
Location(s) Conshohocken, PA
Job Code 2746
# of openings 1
Apply Now

 

As a global leader in licensed sports merchandise, Fanatics is changing the way fans purchase their favorite team apparel and jerseys across retail channels through an innovative, tech-infused approach to making and selling fan gear in today’s on-demand culture.  Powering multi-channel commerce for the world’s biggest sports brands, Fanatics offers the largest collection of timeless and timely merchandise whether shopping online, on your phone, in stores, in stadiums or on-site at the world’s biggest sporting events.  More about Fanatics can be found at www.fanaticsinc.com

 

Fanatics is seeking a lawyer to assume the role of Assistant Counsel.  Reporting to the Company’s General Counsel, the Assistant Counsel will work closely with the General Counsel and other senior Company lawyers on a broad range of matters, including general corporate, transactional, compliance and litigation.  Responsibilities will include advising on day-to-day legal matters, drafting and negotiating a variety of contracts, providing transactional and litigation support, and managing ad hoc projects.  The position will be located at the Company’s offices in Conshohocken, Pennsylvania, with travel required from time to time.  Competitive compensation package offered.  Local candidates strongly preferred. 

Required Skills and Abilities:  The right candidate for this role will:

  • Be a self-starter with strong work ethic that is capable of taking ownership of projects/matters;
  • Possess a strong desire to assume a wide variety of responsibilities, be flexible and grow with the Company;
  • Have excellent organizational, communication and analytical skills;
  • Possess the ability to work on several projects at once while balancing competing objectives;
  • Produce high-quality work product in a timely manner to meet demands of the Company;
  • Be confident and have strong interpersonal skills;
  • Work well both independently and as a team player;
  • Be a creative thinker who can initiate and develop alternative approaches to complex issues; and
  • Possess a strong sense of integrity.

Minimum Education/Experience Requirements:

  • Juris Doctorate from an ABA-accredited law school and licensed to practice in at least one of the United States;
  • 3+ years of experience working on corporate and transactional matters, preferably gained in a law firm;
  • In-house experience a plus, but not required.