Assistant General Counsel - GPS

at Deloitte in Kansas City, Missouri, United States

Job Description


Senior Manager

Deloitte LLP is the U.S. member firm of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited and services are provided by the subsidiaries of Deloitte LLP (Deloitte & Touche LLP, Deloitte Consulting LLP, Deloitte Financial Advisory Services LLP, Deloitte Tax LLP and their subsidiaries), and not by Deloitte LLP. The subsidiaries of the U.S. member firm are among the nation’s leading professional services firms, providing audit, tax, consulting and financial advisory services through nearly 40,000 people in more than 90 cities. Known as employers of choice for innovative human resources programs, they are dedicated to helping their clients and people excel.

Work you’ll do

Deloitte LLP is searching for an attorney to specialize in commercial contracting to support its growing Government & Public Services (GPS) focused business practices.

+ Draft, review and negotiate contracts, primarily professional services agreements, with GPS industry-based clients.

+ Advise and provide solutions to internal business clients serving GPS industry-based clients on legal issues specific to the GPS industry.

+ Research, summarize and disseminate GPS industry-specific information focusing on specific issues or internal business client requests, and presenting such information at internal meetings.

+ Proactively maintain a current understanding of GPS laws impacting Deloitte’s businesses.

+ Perform other responsibilities as assigned.

Required Qualifications:

+ Law degree required.

+ Active member of a U.S. State bar.

+ 4 – 6 years of experience as a practicing attorney, preferably in a leading law firm and/or large in-house department.

+ 3+ years of focused legal practice in GPS law, either representing or engaging with GPS companies.

+ Knowledge of, and experience in advising various stakeholders on GPS laws.

+ Experience with drafting and negotiating services agreements, consulting agreements and/or vendor agreements.

+ Experience in negotiating software implementation, managed services, outsourcing, and/or application maintenance services agreements a plus.

+ Experience advising various stakeholders on contractual and other transactional matters, preferably regarding GPS practice issues.

+ Limited immigration sponsorship may be available.

Preferred Qualifications:

+ Aptitude for learning. Must be able to quickly understand trends in GPS and in contracting generally.

+ Exceptional negotiating skills.

+ Business acumen with a solution

Job Details




Kansas City, Missouri 64106
United States

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Job Posting: JC186474054

Posted On: Jun 25, 2021

Updated On: Jun 29, 2021