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Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries,we offer Strategy and Consulting,Technology and Operations Services, and Accenture Song - all powered by the world's largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. Our 699,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities. Visit us at www.accenture.com

About Entity:
Corporate Functions—including Human Resources, Finance, Legal, Marketing Communications, and Workplace Solutions-- powers Accenture’s people across industries and functions to keep our business leading in the New. Join the heart and soul of Accenture, partnering with our extraordinary people to bring innovation into every organization.

Job description:
Legal Services professionals deliver and coordinate corporate and compliance advice and counsel in support of Accenture's or our clients' business, working to manage and mitigate risk and ensure ethical behavior and compliance with laws and company policies


Job Description

The telecommunications regulatory expert is responsible for regulatory compliance support globally: providing regulatory guidance at deal, offerings development and Ventures & Acquisitions levels, designing and implementing compliance programs, enabling other legal teams (Contracting, Contract Management and Geographic Compliance & Corporate teams) working at local level, on regulatory topics within his/her scope of expertise.

Key responsibilities

• Work within the Global Regulatory Compliance team to provide regulatory expertise on internet, telecommunications, and online platforms, worldwide
• Work collaboratively across legal and with business teams to provide regulatory guidance
• Manage outside counsel support globally
• Provide insights on regulatory and market trends to properly enable growth in the business
• Assist legal and business teams in the shaping of global and local complex deals by providing focused expertise
• Provide regulatory guidance on offerings and services that exist or are under development
• Participate in the due diligence and post-merger integration phases of Ventures & Acquisitions
• Enable other legal SMEs to support local business teams on standard deals, Ventures & Acquisitions and local offerings
• Work with other legal functions and business teams to design and implement compliance programs, including licensing requirements
• Lead the monitoring of offerings or services or regulated entities compliance programs and implement required actions to maintain compliance
• Represent Accenture in discussions with regulators, compliance officers of clients, vendors, alliance partners and other parties with whom Accenture may be associated
• Coordinate work with the Government Relations team on the monitoring of regulations

Key skills

• Ability to spot issues and conduct risk analysis in new areas of business especially in relation with the use of new technologies
• Integrative personality, good communicator
• Collaborative mindset in an international and multicultural context
• Ability to motivate and consult professionals from various cultures and backgrounds
• Ability to present careful, balanced, objective, lawful and well-reasoned solutions
• Strategic thinking
• Agility and intellectual curiosity
• “Enabling” mindset
• Strong executive presence, comfort with leadership briefings
• Ability to build professional network in the absence of formal reporting lines
• Strong time management, prioritization, and organizational skills
• Excellent written and spoken English in business and legal context

Key Qualifications and Experience

• JD or equivalent law degree (based on geography) required, with tenure in good standing with one State or local bar (as applicable)
• Minimum of 7 years of experience as an attorney providing legal and regulatory advice on internet and telecommunications topics, including experience as a transactional attorney
• Good knowledge of internet and telecommunications regulations and market trends
• Management experience in a corporate legal department or Law Firm
• Experience in driving complex multi-national projects and deals
• Knowledge in designing/implementing compliance programs
• Management of outside counsels on complex multi-national transactions



Qualifications

Legal Services professionals deliver and coordinate corporate and compliance advice and counsel in support of Accenture's or our clients' business, working to manage and mitigate risk and ensure ethical behavior and compliance with laws and company policies


Job Description

The telecommunications regulatory expert is responsible for regulatory compliance support globally: providing regulatory guidance at deal, offerings development and Ventures & Acquisitions levels, designing and implementing compliance programs, enabling other legal teams (Contracting, Contract Management and Geographic Compliance & Corporate teams) working at local level, on regulatory topics within his/her scope of expertise.

Key responsibilities

• Work within the Global Regulatory Compliance team to provide regulatory expertise on internet, telecommunications, and online platforms, worldwide
• Work collaboratively across legal and with business teams to provide regulatory guidance
• Manage outside counsel support globally
• Provide insights on regulatory and market trends to properly enable growth in the business
• Assist legal and business teams in the shaping of global and local complex deals by providing focused expertise
• Provide regulatory guidance on offerings and services that exist or are under development
• Participate in the due diligence and post-merger integration phases of Ventures & Acquisitions
• Enable other legal SMEs to support local business teams on standard deals, Ventures & Acquisitions and local offerings
• Work with other legal functions and business teams to design and implement compliance programs, including licensing requirements
• Lead the monitoring of offerings or services or regulated entities compliance programs and implement required actions to maintain compliance
• Represent Accenture in discussions with regulators, compliance officers of clients, vendors, alliance partners and other parties with whom Accenture may be associated
• Coordinate work with the Government Relations team on the monitoring of regulations

Key skills

• Ability to spot issues and conduct risk analysis in new areas of business especially in relation with the use of new technologies
• Integrative personality, good communicator
• Collaborative mindset in an international and multicultural context
• Ability to motivate and consult professionals from various cultures and backgrounds
• Ability to present careful, balanced, objective, lawful and well-reasoned solutions
• Strategic thinking
• Agility and intellectual curiosity
• “Enabling” mindset
• Strong executive presence, comfort with leadership briefings
• Ability to build professional network in the absence of formal reporting lines
• Strong time management, prioritization, and organizational skills
• Excellent written and spoken English in business and legal context

Key Qualifications and Experience

• JD or equivalent law degree (based on geography) required, with tenure in good standing with one State or local bar (as applicable)
• Minimum of 7 years of experience as an attorney providing legal and regulatory advice on internet and telecommunications topics, including experience as a transactional attorney
• Good knowledge of internet and telecommunications regulations and market trends
• Management experience in a corporate legal department or Law Firm
• Experience in driving complex multi-national projects and deals
• Knowledge in designing/implementing compliance programs
• Management of outside counsels on complex multi-national transactions

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.
o 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.
o You’ll have access to leading-edge technology.

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.

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