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.
Job Qualifications: 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