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Posted: Wednesday, September 6, 2017 5:56 PM

Position Description:

American International Group, Inc. has an opportunity for an Assistant General Counsel in the Digital & Business Services group in New York. In this position you will prepare, review, draft, negotiate, and manage strategic outsourcing and procurement contracts. This role will also assist in resolving compliance matters and performing legal research as necessary. Applicants are welcomed who have experience in some (but not all) of the areas listed below, and a strong interest in learning more about these matters.

Responsibilities will include the following:
• Prepare, review, draft and negotiate contracts and other legal documents, primarily professional services (consulting) agreements, subscription data licenses, business process outsourcing transactions, engagement letters, statements of work, and amendments/renewals of the foregoing.

• Advise clients on various legal matters, including but not limited to, the implications of contracts and/or actions taken pursuant to contracts, data usage issues, and intellectual property law.

• Review and advise on legal issues related to online marketing law, including with respect to social media.

• Assist with drafting and processing corporate documents such as board resolutions and powers of attorney on behalf of the legal entities our group supports.

• Communicate and coordinate with attorneys in the group, as well as various clients (including business unit managers, project managers and others) regarding legal and contractual issues.
• Perform other duties in support of the Digital & Business Services Legal group, as assigned.
• Prepare regular reports on the above activities for clients and colleagues in the Legal department.

Position Requirements:

JD from an ABA-accredited law school.
• Bar passage in at least one US state, preferably New York or New Jersey.
• 3 or more years of experience in preparation, review, drafting and negotiation of contracts, including non-disclosure agreements, professional services agreements, statements of work, purchasing agreements for goods such as food services and office supplies, data licenses, marketing and online advertising contracts, and amendments and change orders to these documents.
• Understanding of legal issues affecting these contracts, especially privacy and data protection laws, warranties, indemnities, limits of liability, service levels, services descriptions, and intellectual property rights.
• Basic knowledge of IP and social media-related legal issues.
• Strong verbal and written communication skills.
• Strong organizational skills.
• Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
• Detail-oriented.
• Ability to work independently (including remotely) and with other team members.
• Ability to prioritize and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
• Strong computer skills (Microsoft Word/Excel/Outlook; document comparison software).

About Us:

American International Group, Inc. (AIG) is a leading global insurance organization. Founded in 1919, today AIG member companies provide a wide range of property casualty insurance, life insurance, retirement products, and other financial services to customers in more than 80 countries and jurisdictions. These diverse offerings include products and services that help businesses and individuals protect their assets, manage risks and provide for retirement security. AIG common stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange and the Tokyo Stock Exchange.

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