Univision is seeking an exceptionally talented Corporate Attorney to serve as Vice President – Corporate and Mergers & Acquisitions to join our Legal team. This role will support the EVP & Associate General Counsel and will be responsible for providing a wide range of legal support related to corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions, securities, and governance matters. The successful candidate will be involved in matters to include: legal advice and counsel on commercial transactions, business development activity, preparing materials for Board of Directors meetings, the Compensation Committee, varying types of contracts, developing or advising on Company policies, and general advice to the Company on legal rights and duties.
Handle complex legal matters, analyze legal (and business, where applicable) issues, draft legal documents, and negotiate matters and solve intricate problems using sound legal judgment and expertise.
Assist with review of board and committee meeting materials, preparation of agendas for meetings and documentation of meetings
Prepare, initiate, advocate and efficiently present legal points and recommendations to influence business partners and to represent them as legal counsel
Provide support on securities matters, including assisting in diligence processes on financing transactions
Oversee corporate entity management, including the formation of new entities, and maintain and organize the corporate structure and corporate records
Provide legal counsel and strategic direction to senior management
J.D. from U.S. accredited institution
Currently licensed to practice law in at least one state; eligible to practice in Florida or New York
Minimum of 7 years of legal experience, with some combination of law firm and in-house legal department experience
Significant experience with corporate governance and board matters
Experience structuring and negotiating complex commercial transactions
TelevisaUnivision believes that a happy, well-balanced employee is what makes our culture thrive. We offer a wide selection of perks and benefits including PTO; tuition reimbursement; wellness and employee support programs; 401K; and life and other insurance plans. This is all in addition to our comprehensive and competitive health benefits package featuring medical, dental and vision coverage options.
Univision requires that all U.S. and Puerto Rico employees be vaccinated against COVID-19. This position will require the successful candidate to submit proof of vaccination. The Company is an equal opportunity employer, and will reasonably accommodate a qualified candidate, who may be unable to be vaccinated, consistent with federal, state, and local law.
Univision is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.