Commercial Attorney

Commercial Attorney
Lehigh Valley, PA

Job Description

Lutron Electronics is the leading manufacturer of lighting controls worldwide.   We are   building a world-class legal team in our World Headquarters in Coopersburg, Pa  to support Lutron as we continue to grow the company domestically and internationally.   We are looking to hire a seasoned commercial /corporate attorney to facilitate our growth through reviewing, drafting and negotiating complex agreements. You will be a business partner with our internal departments to develop new policies and procedures and manage legal risk to ensure compliance with Lutron's high standards.  As we expand our offerings, your ideas and contributions will make an immediate impact.

Responsibilities:

Work with the Legal team and cross-functionally with business team members to draft, review, negotiate, and process a variety of commercial matters
        -   IT and technology agreements, NDAs/confidentiality agreements, vendor agreements, service agreements, channel partner agreements, M&A agreements, etc.
Coordinate and support contracts initiatives with all internal business units, including, but not limited to, Sales, Services, HR, Finance, IT, and Legal team management
Gain familiarity with contract processes and procedures and develop and implement processes and procedures to mitigate risk, scale, and derive efficiencies and improvements within the contract life-cycle
Develop contractual templates, procedures, and controls to standardize contracts management, and additional contracting guidance, policy, and training documents
Under minimal supervision, support, and facilitate special legal/contracts projects and initiatives, as required
Provide legal/contractual guidance to business team members
 
EXPERIENCE:
3-5 years experience with a law firm or in-house
        -   employment law experience strongly preferred
        -   global manufacturing company experience preferred
 
QUALIFICATIONS:
Expertise in drafting and negotiating a wide variety of commercial agreements
Superior analytical ability
Experience owning projects from concept to finish
Able to perform well under tight deadlines and thrive in a rapidly evolving environment
Able to work cross-functionally across all business functions
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
        -   must be able to convey complex legal advice to internal business clients clearly and concisely

 

Lutron Electronics position as the leading manufacturer of lighting controls worldwide, our unsurpassed quality, the breadth and depth of our product offerings, and our commitment to servicing our worldwide customers have resulted in double digit growth annually. This growth has in turn allowed the company to continue to invest in recruiting and retaining the best people we can find to service our customers. Continuous growth has also fueled our ability to constantly develop innovative technologies and new manufacturing processes that in turn drive the creation of new or better products and services.

Lutron offers a competitive compensation and benefits package and a dynamic and professional work environment. We also offer continued growth through increased job responsibilities, courses offered through Lutron University and advancement opportunities.  For more information, view our website at  www.lutron.com . EOE/AA.   

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