Description:

We are Subway Headquarters! A dedicated team of professionals supporting thousands of franchisees around the globe.
The Senior Counsel, Global Commercial Contracts will act as a subject matter expert to provide legal support for structuring, reviewing, drafting and negotiating a broad array of complex commercial agreements, including procurement, product and business development, marketing agreements, digital media/advertising and third-party vendor agreements. They will provide business teams with legal guidance on the terms of the engagement, as well as assisting with a variety of other corporate and transactional matters as needed.

Position responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Provide legal support for structuring, reviewing, drafting and negotiating a broad array of complex commercial agreements.
  • Provide business teams with legal guidance on the terms of the engagement.
  • Assist with a variety of other corporate and transactional matters as needed.

The Successful Candidate Will Have:
  • J.D. degree from an accredited law school
  • 3 - 5 years related experience
  • In-house experience a plus
  • Admission to CT Bar or Authorized In-House Counsel are required
  • Excellent contract drafting skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Adept at multi-tasking
  • Ability to manage a high-volume project workload
  • Comfortable with ambiguity
  • Able to easily shift priorities to accommodate client priorities and deadlines

The Company is only considering applicants who are currently authorized to work in the country the position is based. AA/EOE/M/F/D/V