General Counsel - Americas at Wesco Aircraft

Wesco Aircraft


Senior Level

Fort Worth, TX, USA

Not defined

16 Nov → 16 Dec

Job Description

Incora™ is a leading, global provider of innovative supply chain solutions. Our promise to our customers is to reduce complexity and increase reliability so they can deliver mission-critical solutions that improve our world. We exist to enable the mission critical.

With a strong foundation in the aerospace and defense markets, we also utilize our expertise to serve industrial manufacturing, marine, pharmaceuticals, and beyond. We manage all aspects of supply chain from procurement to warehouse management, from logistics to on-site customer services.

We pride ourselves on offering:

  • Industry-leading capabilities
  • Innovative solutions
  • Greater customer value
  • Trusted supplier relationships
  • Business growth and operational efficiency

We live by our values, Courage, Collaboration and Commitment and are proud to add real value to our customers’ businesses. Our people-centric philosophy is underpinned with strong engagement, consistent communication, and opportunities for personal development, enabling our colleagues to grow and make a difference in our company.

The General Counsel - Americas will provide legal counsel and advice regarding all Incora business activities in the region, including drafting sales and procurement contracts, international trade and compliance, ethics, employment matters, litigation management, budget management and team leadership.

In return we will offer:

An exciting package that includes great salary and benefits you would expect from a growing ambitious company, a chance to work in a first-class, brand-new Headquarters. Most importantly, we will offer you the chance to become part of our Incora Story.

We are currently operating under relevant COVID-19 working environment guidelines.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, gender, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, or age.

Job Responsibilities

  • Lead a team of attorneys and staff based in the US in addition to providing counsel for business activities in the US, Mexico, and Canada
  • Provide counsel for long-term and complex supply and services contracts to a highly transactional organization, supporting Aviation, Defense, Pharmaceuticals and Chemicals.
  • Provide efficient delivery of legal counsel, advice and guidance responsive and supportive of Incora’s business objectives and operations in the Americas.
  • Develop strong, trusted relationships with business partners and external customers.
  • Learn the drivers for the business to identify opportunities to improve customer relations and to advance our growth and protect our market positions.
  • Ensure legal compliance for government contracting, support M&A activity, support corporate governance and ensure that the business maintains high standards of ethical conduct and regulatory compliance.

Requirements / Qualifications

  • Juris Doctorate degree required

  • Fluent capability of the English language in writing and speaking. Skills in Spanish would be helpful.

  • Minimum 12 years of legal experience required. Preferably minimum 8 year corporate “in-house” experience.

  • Demonstrated experience leading a legal team, helping align resources to company goals and appropriate allocation of duties.

  • Government contracting and trade compliance experience.

  • Compliance, audit and/or regulatory experience, preferably in an international environment.

  • Hands-on; self-starter; team-player.

  • Strong problem-solving skills, ability to identify, evaluate (risk/reward balance) and resolve legal issues within the context of the business strategy and objectives.

How To Apply

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