Senior Counsel

at Fiserv in Wilmington, Delaware, United States

Job Description

What does a great Senior Counsel do?

This lawyer will support the Payment Risk Solutions business unit within the Global Business Solutions division of Fiserv with an emphasis on drafting and negotiating agreements with merchant clients, referral partners and vendors, in addition to supporting emerging businesses within the business unit, such as online gaming. This lawyer will also provide legal support to multiple products in the ACH, TeleCheck, data solutions and credit areas. This Senior Counsel will provide advice on laws and rules (including those related to consumer rights and privacy) that impact the transaction processing businesses. This lawyer will provide prompt guidance and support to senior business and sales executives.

As a Senior Counsel, you can look forward to:

•Working directly with business unit representatives to prepare and negotiate client, vendor and other technology-related and commercial agreements.

•Advising business partners on legal, contractual and risk matters impacting their business unit or product set.

•Partnering with product teams to commercialize new products and functionality.

•Providing consultation and legal advice with respect to strategic initiatives, technology projects, customer and vendor contracts, intellectual property, dispute resolution, regulatory matters, corporate policies and procedures, and administration.

•Effectively interacting with corporate specialists regarding finance, audit, tax, IT, publicity/press, regulatory, privacy and technology matters that affect the business divisions.

•Maintaining knowledge of industry best practices and applicable legislation affecting the operations of the Payment Risk Solutions business unit.

•Developing and maintaining forms of contracts and other legal documentation.

Basic qualifications for consideration:

•JD from accredited law school

•Licensed to practice, or ability to become licensed as in-house counsel to practice, in Florida

•In good standing with State Bar with no disciplinary record

•5+ years of relevant experience as a transactional lawyer

Preferred qualifications for consideration:

•Experience interacting with senior management

•Experience addressing and advising on regulations

•Technical contract experience

•Exposure to financial services and technology contracts

•Self-assured, driven, independent leader

Travel required:

• Less than 10%

Learn more about Fiserv:

To support the total well-being of our associates, Fiserv takes a broad approach to our benefits. We offer a comprehensive benefits package that provides flexibility and affordability with a variety of medical, dental, vision, life insurance and disability options.

We are #FISVProud of our benefits and well-being programs. Our commitment to wellness, wellness education, preventive services and fitness activities are designed to meet you where you are.

Life moves fast. And as it does, we know most people aren’t thinking about “financial services”. But we are.

We help people and businesses move money and information every minute of every day. Our solutions connect financial institutions, corporations, merchants and consumers to one another, millions of times a day, behind the scenes, reliably and securely.

We’re Fiserv, a global leader in Fintech and payments enabling innovative financial services experiences that are in step with the way people live and work today. The company’s approximately 44,000 associates proudly serve clients in more than 100 countries, so their customers, members and consumers can move money when and where they need it, at the point of thought.

Our Aspiration is to move money and information in a way that moves the world. As a FORTUNE™ 500 company and one of FORTUNE Magazine World’s Most Admired Companies for the seventh consecutive year, we are committed to excellence and purposeful innovation.

We welcome and encourage diversity in our workforce. Fiserv is an Equal Opportunity Employer (Minorities/Females/Vets/Disabled/LGBTQ+)

Explore the possibilities of a career with Fiserv and Find Your Forward with us.

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Job Posting: JC195308315

Posted On: Oct 19, 2021

Updated On: Nov 13, 2021