Hyatt Legal Manager in ZURICH, Switzerland
Hyatt Hotels Corporation, headquartered in Chicago, is a leading global hospitality company with a portfolio of 13 premier brands. As of June 30, 2017 the Company's portfolio included 731 properties in 56 countries.
For our Regional Office based in Zurich, right by the airport, we are looking for new colleagues who live and support our purpose to care for people so they can be their best.
To assist the legal department in all aspects of corporate legal practice, we are currently searching for a candidate for the position of*
Main duties and responsibilities: * Supports senior attorneys in document drafting and preparation * Supports senior attorneys in all aspects of complex commercial transactions * Supports senior attorneys with respect to legal research * Courteous interaction with Hotel level personnel to assess and address legal support needs * Courteous interaction with development professionals in preparation and review of routine transaction documents * To provide a courteous and professional service and cooperation at all times * To attend and contribute to all Meetings as required * To attend training sessions as scheduled to improve skills and knowledge * To adhere to the statutory legislation in employee and industrial relations, understanding and strictly * adhering to rules and regulations established in the Employee handbook and the office policies concerning fire, hygiene and health and safety * To respond to requests to undertake any reasonable tasks and secondary duties and to changes as dictated by the office, industry and company Other
Additional duties and responsibilities may be added as required. Current / previous positions and credentials must be documented and verifiable.
What we are searching for: * The candidate must have a minimum of three years of relevant experience in a law firm or corporate legal department. * Experience in the review and drafting of sophisticated commercial contracts highly desirable. * The candidate must be fluent in both spoken and written English. * Excellent organizational skills are essential to the position. * Strong verbal and written communication skills. * Capable of professional and confidential interactions with senior management. * Culturally sensitive, energetic, personable and reliable. * Ability to work comfortably and efficiently in a team environment. * The candidate must demonstrate initiative and an eagerness to learn. * The position will require the successful candidate to become proficient in industry specific practices and procedures. * Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent required.
Primary Location: CH-ZH-Zurich
Organization: EAME Regional Office
Job Level: Full-time
Req ID: ZUR000354
Hyatt is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, age, religion, disability, veteran status, genetic information, citizenship status or any other group protected by law.