Assistant General Counsel

Job Description We are looking for an assistant general counsel to support Pluralsight's People Team and to provide counsel on a broad range of employment-related matters, including the following: Recognize and address potential risks and legal issues while providing consultative advice and practical solutions to Pluralsight on a broad and varied array of HR and employment law issues, such as: performance management, performance documentation, discipline, termination, legal compliance, layoffs, employment agreements, waiver and release agreements, non-compete agreements, confidentiality agreements, etc. Handle legal matters and projects ranging from basic to complex, including, but not limited to, worker compensation, termination of employment, harassment, workplace safety, employee classification and overtime issues, and privacy rights Advise on employee benefits issues Maintain a working knowledge of federal and state employment laws and regulations Coordinate with outside counsel with regard to foreign employment laws and regulations As necessary, evaluate, analyze, and respond to employment-related claims Coordinate employment-related training for management and for a global team Review and maintain employee handbooks This position will also support the legal team, as available and as needed, in other substantive areas. Basic Qualifications: A minimum of 5 - 7 years of substantive employment law experience witha corporate legal department or a nationally recognized law firm Juris Doctor from ABA-accredited law school and current membership in good standing in at least one state bar Good communication (oral and written) and interpersonal skills within and across departments and externally; must be proactive in providing counsel to clients. Sound judgment; ability to clearly make reasoned recommendations; ability to cross think and determine who should be kept informed. Self-starter with good business sense and a sense of urgency, honesty and fairness. Good team player, calm under pressure. Preferred Qualifications: In-house experience with managing international employment law issues In-house experience with a technology company   Working at Pluralsight Founded in 2004 and trusted by Fortune 500 companies, Pluralsight is the technology learning platform organizations and individuals in 150+ countries count on to innovate faster and create progress for the world. At Pluralsight, we believe everyone should have the opportunity to create progress through technology. That everyone should have access to the skills of tomorrow. That technology can make the world a better place. Through the work we do every day, we empower the people who power our world. And we don't let fear, egos or drama distract us from our mission. Our mission to democratize technology skills is what drives us and our values are at the helm of how we work together. It's our commitment to practicing them day in, day out that enables our performance. We're adults, and we treat each other that way. We have the autonomy to do our jobs, transparency to eliminate office politics and trust each other to do the right thing. We thrive in an environment with creativity around every corner, challenges that keep us on our toes, and peers who inspire us to be the best we can be. We bring different viewpoints, backgrounds and experiences, and united by our mission, we are one.   Be yourself. Pluralsight is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age or veteran status.
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Minimum Qualification
5 - 7 years

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