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Offerings and Services Regulatory Compliance Counsel

Job Location: Open

Job Number: 351240

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- Job description

Be the engine that powers Accenture, a $31 billion company that provides consulting and outsourcing services to more than 40 industries--including 94 of the FORTUNE 100, and governments around the world. Our Corporate Functions offer the essential expertise that enables our more than 373,000 employees to deliver high performance to our clients. Whether you work directly with clients or manage important internal initiatives and efforts, you’ll find amazing opportunities to make a measurable difference. Build a career at a company that can take you anywhere—join the Accenture Adventure.
Join Accenture and become a respected colleague on our Legal team and a trusted business partner to our clients—including 94 of the Fortune 100. You’ll have the opportunity to hone your expertise and pursue your passion as you build the career you always wanted. Our business grows on the cutting edge of technology, so no two days will be the same, but you’ll get to change the way the world works and lives as you use your insight to help our clients in new and exciting ways. You’ll receive specialized training in that same technology and in the industries we serve, so you’ll have the skills and expertise you need to keep your career as forward looking as our business.

Summary:
• The Offerings and Services Regulatory Compliance Counsel (the “Counsel”) is responsible for providing the legal support for regulatory compliance of Accenture offerings and services within his offerings and services regulatory compliance subgroup.

• The Counsel is responsible for the offerings and services assigned to him in his offerings and services regulatory compliance subgroup, for (i) performing regulatory risk assessment and designing and implementing compliance programs for offerings and services from creation through delivery and (ii) acting as a legal advisor and providing legal support to merger and acquisitions and strategic and complex opportunities in order to identify regulatory issues and to design and implement required offering related compliance plans. This role collaborates with and leverages expertise from all teams within CORE, Strategic and Complex Contracting, Transaction Contracting and Contract Management, V&A and other Corporate functions. Further, the role collaborates with Litigation, Government Relations and Corporate Investigations teams to design and implement remediation plan related to offering and services regulatory issues.


Educational Qualification Must have:
• JD or equivalent law degree (based on geography) required with tenure in good standing with one state bar
Good to have:

Skills & Work Experience Must have:
• Skills above described
• Minimum of 15 years of experience as an attorney providing services and regulatory compliance advices to the industry, including experience as a transactional attorney and at least 4 of which involved management responsibility for other legal professionals
Skills:
• Accenture Policy Awareness;
• Commercial Elements of Solutions;
• Commercial Levers;
• Compliance Legal Counsel & Support;
• Contract Negotiation and Drafting;
• Legal Advisory Acumen;
• Legal Regulatory Compliance Acumen related to products and services in one or more regulated areas (transports, telecommunications, technology, insurance …)
• Executive presence

Additional Assessment (peer, behavioral, etc.):
• Agility
• Flexibility (various regulatory compliance areas / industries)
• Strategic thinking

OUR COMMITMENT TO YOU:
• You’ll benefit from our network of global communities and collaborative culture that will help you build technical and functional skills and capabilities. And because we serve more than 40 industries globally, you’ll have the opportunity to develop valuable industry-specific expertise.
• The scale of our capabilities and client engagements—and the unique way we innovate, operate and deliver value—will give you the opportunity to deepen your existing skills even as you help create the latest technology trends.
• You’ll have access to leading-edge technology.
• Accenture offers a comprehensive benefits package – learn more here (insert appropriate link specific to country).

CALL TO ACTION:
If you have a desire to help the world’s leading companies and governments, now’s the time to join the world’s largest and most diversified group of technology, business process and consulting professionals. Be part of a dynamic team of collaborative experts, and help us improve the way the world works and lives.


Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity.

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