NBC Universal Counsel, Global Real Estate & Ops in New York, New York

Job Number 35021BR

Job Title Counsel, Global Real Estate & Ops

Business Segment Staff

Sub-Business Corporate Legal

Posting Category Legal & Business Affairs

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Career Level Experienced

Country United States

State/Province New York

City New York

Responsibilities

Responsibilities

  • Assist corporate legal team providing support for NBCUniversal Global Real Estate

  • Manage, review and negotiate leases, license agreements, brokerage agreements, construction related agreements (general contractor, engineer, architect, etc.), estoppels and subordination agreements (primarily from the Tenant perspective)

  • Conduct diligence and provide real estate guidance in connection with M&A transactions

  • Provide legal advice relating to day-to-day facilities issues

  • Ensure consistent application of company best practices

  • Other matters at the direction of senior attorneys

Qualifications/Requirements

Basic Qualifications

  • JD or LLM

  • Member of New York bar or other U.S. state bar

  • Minimum 5+ years commercial real estate experience, with heavy leasing experience, at a law firm or comparable in-house position

  • Strong drafting and negotiation skills

  • Ability to work independently and juggle conflicting deadlinesEligibility Requirements

  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered

  • Must be willing to work from New York, New York

  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

  • Must be 18 years or older

Desired Characteristics

Desired Characteristics

  • Experience at a nationally recognized law firm

  • In-house legal experience

  • Experience with the entertainment/media industry

  • Strong business-minded judgment

  • Demonstrated ability to partner with business leaders to advise and educate on legal issues

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