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A career at Amway is a career in opportunity. At Amway you can explore and grow, make a difference, and find success. Established in 1959, Amway is a multi-billion dollar company, and the world’s No. 1 direct selling business, according to the Direct Selling News Global 100. Amway is a center of health, skincare and home product innovation and top-selling, global brands. We manufacture and distribute 450+ consumer products. More than 17,000 employees worldwide support millions of Amway Business Owners who sell Amway products.

Job Title:                            Corporate Counsel II

Department / Division:  Corporate Counsel/Legal           

Location:                            Ada, MI                                               

 

 

What’s special about this team:

Provides legal advice to internal business clients both domestically and in the regions with a functional specialty of labor and benefits.

 

How you would contribute to the role:

Provides support for Enterprise, Regional and Affiliate, Human Resource, and employment/benefits/immigration business initiatives.  Regularly counsels business teams in the company’s center operations and its global affiliates about executive offer letters, employment agreements, employee separation and restructures, internal investigations disciplinary issues, compliance with employment laws, restrictive covenants, protected leaves, reasonable accommodations, wellness programs, policy development, compliance with wage and hour laws, and other labor and employment regulations.  May advise on immigration and global mobility issues in and among the United States and foreign countries. 

Stays current on legislative, administrative and judicial decisions and trends impacting the position’s area of expertise. Works with Business clients domestically and/or globally to formulate legal labor, employment, and benefits strategy that provides for Enterprise and affiliate growth by managing legal risk to acceptable business levels while seeking competitive advantage. Manages budgets and outside counsel activities. May develop, review or implement company-wide and/or functionally specific training programs. May supervise activities of paraprofessionals and administrative professionals. This individual must have good business acumen and high-level issue spotting skills across legal disciplines.

 

What skills and background will be important to be successful:

  • Must possess a Juris Doctor Law Degree with 8+ years related experience in Labor law
  • Demonstrates ability to develop and advocate legal risk and risk mitigation strategies within the framework of business plans and priorities
  • Developed knowledge of legal environment and trends in area of functional responsibility and ability to apply emerging law to business issues
  • Effectively collaborates internally and externally with peers, Division management and outside counsel.
  • Demonstrates business acumen and including key internal and external drivers that affect the business, including political and industry trends
  • Ability to manage budgets, outside counsel spend, and prioritize multiple concurrent projects and business needs
  • Effectively coordinate and integrates cross-functional resources to support Enterprise goal while providing guidance and support to navigate within the organization
  • Ability to identify and manage issues across cultures and affiliate legal environments.

 

Amway’s exceptional benefits package includes: Medical, dental, prescription and vision insurance; 401(K) participation; Profit Sharing; Bonus Eligibility; Fitness Center; product discounts.  Look into how Amway can transform your career!  Visit our web site to apply: www.amway.jobs For additional information, check us out at www.linkedIn.com/company/amway, www.facebook.com/AmwayTalent, and www.twitter.com/AmwayTalent.

 

Interested in a virtual tour of our World Headquarters in Ada, MI?  Simply click Explore Our Campus and click on the colored icons to scroll and navigate the views and information.

 

 

Amway’s exceptional benefits package includes: Medical, dental, prescription and vision insurance; 401(K) participation; Profit Sharing; Bonus Eligibility; Fitness Center; product discounts.  Look into how Amway can transform your career!  Visit our web site to apply:  http://www.amway.jobs. For additional information, check us out at www.linkedIn.com/company/amway, www.facebook.com/AmwayTalent, and www.twitter.com/AmwayTalent.

Interested in a virtual tour of our World Headquarters in Ada, MI?  Simply click Explore Our Campus and click on the colored icons to scroll and navigate the views and information.