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Senior Corporate Counsel

Company: SANOFI
Location: Cambridge
Posted on: November 11, 2019

Job Description:

Job Purpose:Sanofi US seeks an experienced attorney specializing in employment matters to join the North America Legal Department at its Cambridge, Massachusetts facility, the corporate headquarters for Sanofi Genzyme, a subsidiary of Sanofi US.? This position, in Sanofi US?s Employment and Benefits Law Group (EBLG), will work as part of a team of employment attorneys who support both Sanofi US and Sanofi Genzyme?s businesses. ?Key Accountabilities:

  • This position is responsible for managing significant employment-related activities, including specifically:
  • Providing daily legal advice and counsel to HR professionals and business leaders on the full range of employment law matters, including, for example, allegations of discrimination, harassment and/or retaliation; employment terminations; wage and hour matters; restrictive covenant agreements; privacy; disability; leaves of absence; and compliance with other federal and state employment laws;
  • Counseling and advising on the HR implications of strategic business initiatives;
  • Advising HR on investigations (including those originating internally based upon employee inquiries, complaints and/or internal audits or reviews) or externally (e.g. from the Compliance Helpline, or in agency charges), and coordinate and collaborate with other areas within the? Legal Department and the company;
  • Reviewing, developing, and presenting appropriate training for HR, managers, and employees, including advising on and assuring compliance with mandatory employment law training requirements. This includes assisting HR/Compliance identify appropriate training topics and resources;
  • Investigating and responding to administrative charges of employment discrimination; and
  • Assisting in handling of employment litigation.Education:
    • BA/BS from an accredited school
    • JD from an accredited law school with a license to practice law??Qualifications:
      • 5+ years experience as an employment lawyer, with specific experience in counseling, contract drafting, negotiation, litigation and representation of clients before administrative agencies.? Familiarity with class/collective actions, and with e-discovery issues, both preferred.
      • Deep and practical knowledge of core US federal and state employment laws, including Title VII, FMLA, ADA, ADEA, FCRA, FLSA, and employment-related privacy laws. Working knowledge of ERISA and employee benefits issues preferred.
      • Must be autonomous and self-motivated in performing work and comfortable interacting with senior representatives of client business.?Additional Experience Experience Desired but Not Mandatory:
        • Prefer prior in-house experience and/or healthcare or pharmaceutical experience.Sanofi Inc. and its U.S. affiliates are Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employers committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race; color; creed; religion; national origin; age; ancestry; nationality; marital, domestic partnership or civil union status; sex, gender, gender identity or expression; affectional or sexual orientation; disability; veteran or military status or liability for military status; domestic violence victim status; atypical cellular or blood trait; genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing) or any other characteristic protected by law.#GD-SA#LI-SAAt Sanofi diversity and inclusion is foundational to how we operate and embedded in our Core Values. We recognize to truly tap into the richness diversity brings we must lead with inclusion and have a workplace where those differences can thrive and be leveraged to empower the lives of our colleagues, patients and customers. We respect and celebrate the diversity of our people, their backgrounds and experiences and provide equal opportunity for all.

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