• Corporate Counsel

    Location MX-EMEX-Mexico City
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(2 weeks ago)
    Job ID
    Servicios Comerciales Amazon México S. de R.L. de C.V.
    Position Category
  • Job Description

    Are you looking for a new challenge in a fast-paced, innovative company? Come make history with Amazon’s legal department. We are looking for a talented attorney to support our rapidly growing and evolving Retail, Operations and Seller Services businesses. You will be the primary lawyer responsible for counseling the business on a broad range of commercial and regulatory matters and structuring, drafting and negotiating commercial transactions. You will work directly with the business, serving as lead counsel on strategic deals, providing day-to-day advice, resolving issues that arise in existing commercial relationships and handling pre-litigation legal disputes and inquiries.

    Principal duties include structuring, drafting and negotiating complicated technology, distribution, licensing, marketing and other commercial agreements and providing ongoing legal counseling in a wide range of legal areas, including intellectual property, digital media and regulatory compliance. Some travel, domestic and international, will be required.

    Basic Qualifications

    • Strong academic credentials including a law degree from a top Mexican university is required
    • 6+ years of legal experience as a transactional legal counsel, preferably with some portion of that experience in technology and commercial transactions
    • 3+ years of experience in a top national or international law firm is required
    • Fluent in English and Spanish

    Preferred Qualifications

    • A mix of corporate law firm and in-house experience is a plus
    • Post-graduate law degree
    • Extended experience (12 months or more) working or studying in the US or UK
    • Ability to demonstrate sound judgment even in ambiguous situations
    • Ability to work independently while being able to contribute successfully to cross-functional teams
    • Excellent organizational skills, ability to manage multiple projects at once, follow through and meet deadlines
    • Strong written and oral communication skills
    • Strong analytical and computer skills
    • Common sense, great judgment, and a good sense of humor

    Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer - Female/Minority/Disability/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation.

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