CO-OP Financial Services is currently recruiting a Corporate Counsel to join our Legal team. This position is located in Rancho Cucamonga, CA.
The Corporate Counsel will provide counsel on a broad variety of legal matters, and perform legal research for the benefit of the organization. Primary role is to perform complex contract negotiations and offer advice, as it relates to clients, vendors, partners, and internal operations.
What your day will look like:
We are looking for an individual with a Graduate of an accredited law school (JD) with a minimum of 7-10 years of legal practice or corporate in-house work. Admission (and active license) to a state bar (California preferred). Legal contract review experience. Experience in the EFT industry, with ATM or POS knowledge. Credit Union industry experience/knowledge.
To perform this job successfully, the individual must have familiarity with a variety of the field’s concepts, practices, and procedures, have a thorough understanding of general insurance provisions and associated risks, and be proficient PC knowledge and the use of standard software packages, such as Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
In addition, we are looking for someone with excellent verbal and written communication skills, as well as presentation skills, effective interpersonal skills, and ability to convey complex information in a way that others can readily follow, excellent planning and organizational skills, as well as ability to prioritize workload using good judgment, while balancing the need for an immediate response with accuracy and completeness of information, the ability to build strong relationships with stakeholders at all levels, internally and externally and be detail-oriented with strong problem solving skills and the ability to identify, analyze, and resolve problems, driving solutions to completion.
We are looking for someone with the ability to work under minimal supervision and manage multiple tasks/projects simultaneously, while meeting demanding deadlines, with the ability to lead cross-departmental project teams and develop a talented and highly motivated team and with the ability to apply business solutions to legal problems. The individual must have strong leadership, management and people skills, strong negotiation, partnership, and advocacy skills and creativity, flexibility, and willingness to embrace change. Must be able to work collaboratively and effectively in multi-functional teams.
If you or someone you know can perform the duties and responsibilities required of the Corporate Counsel and have the skills and experience required, please submit your resume to be considered for the opportunity.
CO-OP Financial Services is the technology engine that provides access and convenience for credit unions. With over 35 years of credit union service, CO-OP connects credit union members to their accounts through Debit, Credit, ATM, Shared Branching, Member Interaction Services, Mobile, Virtual, and Bill Pay services. CO-OP serves a total of 3,500 member credit unions, 50 million cardholders, 30,000 surcharge-free ATMs, and more than 5,500 shared branches. Handling three billion-plus annual transactions, CO-OP is the nation’s largest credit union service organization—offering resources that enable deeper member engagement to help credit unions prosper.