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Sr. Legal Counsel - Corporate Services

CVS Health
Woonsocket, RI 02895
**Job Description**

CVS Health is seeking a talented and highly motivated corporate attorney to join our fast-paced legal department. The ideal candidate will have a background in federal securities laws, financings, corporate governance and transactional matters. The attorney will have primary responsibilities for ensuring our compliance with securities laws and the preparation of securities filings (e.g., Section 16 filings, 10-Ks, 10-Qs, 8-Ks, proxy statements, and registration statements), NYSE compliance and shared responsibility for implementing corporate governance policies. In addition, the attorney will provide multi-faceted support to CVS Healths Investor Relations, Communications, Treasury, Finance, Tax and Accounting teams. This role will also include engagement on a wide range of general legal matters including financing and transactional work with the expectation that the attorney will provide practical, business-focused advice and solutions to complex business challenges. We are looking for an attorney with both the flexibility to adapt to changing priorities and organizational needs, as well as the ability to operate independently in a fast-paced environment and work proactively with various teams across the organization.

Title, scope of responsibilities, and compensation will be dependent on experience.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Help prepare SEC filings, including Form 10-K, Form 10-Q, Form 8-K, proxy statements and Section 16 filings.

Assist with disclosure committee process and ensure compliance with NYSE listing rules and requirements.

Assist in the coordination of board and committee meetings and provide legal support and governance advice on matters relating to board and committee best practices.

Support Investor Relations and Communications teams, including drafting and reviewing press releases (including earnings press releases), investor presentations and other materials, advise on Regulation FD and address other analyst, media and communications matters.

Assist and coordinate with equity administration matters.

Provide legal support on strategic commercial transactions.

Support business leaders, colleagues, and other stakeholders to recognize and manage risks, employ risk-mitigation strategies, negotiate strategic agreements, and advise on regulatory and contractual compliance.

Present legal advice in a manner that supports accurate and timely decisions concerning business strategy.

Continuously develop understanding of legal risks and advise business stakeholders accurately of legal and other risks associated with proposed activities.


**Required Qualifications**

COMPETENCIES (Skills and Abilities)

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and experience in dealing with people at all levels inside and outside of a company or firm and proven relationship building skills.

Goal and process oriented, with a demonstrated ability to prioritize tasks; experience and judgment to plan and accomplish objectives in efficient manner.

Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.

Team player with passion, energy and commitment.

Excellent judgment and ability to resolve complex issues effectively.

Strong analytical, negotiation, and drafting skills.

Ability to handle ambiguity, prioritize and manage multiple cross-functional projects to completion with little direction, and quickly shift from one situation or task to another.


**Preferred Qualifications**

Prior in-house experience.

Health Care industry experience.


**Education**

J.D. from an accredited law school; admitted in at least one state

Undergraduate degree in finance, business or accounting or related experience preferred

Minimum 10+ years of securities and corporate law experience


**Business Overview**

**Its a new day in health care.**


Combining CVS Health and Aetna was a transformative moment for our company and our industry, establishing CVS Health as the nations premier health innovation company. Through our health services, insurance plans and community pharmacists, were pioneering a bold new approach to total health. As a CVS Health colleague, youll be at the center of it all.


We offer a diverse work experience that empowers colleagues for career success. In addition to skill and experience, we also seek to attract and retain colleagues whose beliefs and behaviors are in alignment with our core values of collaboration, innovation, caring, integrity and accountability.


CVS Health is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Gender/Ethnicity/Disability/Protected Veteran we highly value and are committed to all forms of diversity in the workplace. We proudly support and encourage people with military experience (active, veterans, reservists and National Guard) as well as military spouses to apply for CVS Health job opportunities. We comply with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO is the Law Poster: EEO IS THE LAW at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf and EEO IS THE LAW SUPPLEMENT at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm . We provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you require assistance to apply for this job, please contact our Advice and Counsel Reasonable Accommodations team at mailto:AdviceCounsel@cvshealth.com . Please note that we only accept applications for employment via this site.


If technical issues are preventing you from applying to a position, contact Kenexa Helpdesk at 1-855-338-5609 or cvshealthsupport@us.ibm.com . For technical issues with the Virtual Job Tryout assessment, contact the Shaker Help Desk at 1-877-987-5352.

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Posted: 2019-08-05 Expires: 2019-09-04

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