Are you looking for a new challenge in a fast-paced, innovative company? Come make history with Amazon’s legal department.
We are looking for a talented attorney to support our rapidly growing and evolving Retail, Operations and Seller Services businesses. You will serve as the primary lawyer responsible for counseling the business on a broad range of regulatory and compliance matters, working as a member of the senior leadership team and with other members of the legal department, and managing a team of attorneys and paralegals. You will work directly with the business and product compliance groups, serving as lead counsel on a broad range of regulatory issues and commercial matters, including in the areas of product manufacturing, environmental impact, food safety, product safety, international trade, hazmat compliance, workplace safety, security, social responsibility and sustainability. Principal duties include providing day-to-day advice on regulations, monitoring and advising the business of upcoming regulatory changes, developing and improving compliance policies and procedures, and working cross-functionally with technology teams to implement automated solutions.
The successful candidate must be enthusiastic, enjoy working hard and being challenged, and demonstrate sound judgment—particularly in ambiguous situations. A mix of law firm and in-house experience is a plus. Compensation is based on experience and includes equity compensation. Some travel, domestic and international, will be required.