The Counsel position is responsible for independently managing all aspects of documentation for secured loan and equipment lease transactions, from origination through closing, including legal review and contract negotiations, with little or no supervision. The Counsel position will be part of the Legal Department of MetaBank and report to General Counsel for the Crestmark division.
Essential Job Functions:
Structure, draft, negotiate and oversee a broad range of commercial transactions
Draft financing documents and related contracts, including non-standard or customized documents
Develop templates for various financing contracts to ensure the Companys interests are consistently protected
Perform legal review of non-standard finance contracts and negotiate contract terms as needed
Manage all aspects of finance transactions for specific accounts, including coordination with business partners and vendors, as well as other departments in the company
Perform legal review of license, vendor and other third party service provider contracts and negotiate contract terms as needed
Develop and maintain relationships with customers and business partners
Assist General Counsel with general legal matters
Work with managers of other departments on projects to improve and grow the business
Performother duties as assigned.
2 years of experience with commercial transactions, including contract formation and negotiation, either in a law firm or corporate setting
Experience with equipment leasing or commercial loans/secured transactions is preferred
Ability to analyze financing contracts and related documents for content issues, and revise contracts as needed to accommodate special circumstances
Must be detail oriented and analytical
Must be able to multi-task, independently manage work flow and solve problems within company guidelines
To succeed in this role, an individual must be able to perform each essential job function satisfactorily. The requirements listed in this description are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions.
Note: Management reserves the right to assign or reassign functions and responsibilities to this job description at any time.
MetaBank is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans
* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.