Corporate Counsel, Kindle Content

Job ID: 757945 | Amazon.com Services, Inc.

DESCRIPTION

Amazon's Kindle Content legal team is looking for a talented transactional attorney to help support our growing and rapidly evolving Kindle/Digital businesses. In this role, you will work directly with the business, provide day-to-day and strategic advice on a broad range of commercial and regulatory matters, and structure, draft, and negotiate a variety of commercial transactions. The successful candidate must be inquisitive, enthusiastic about technology, and enjoy being continually challenged. Some travel, domestic and international, may be required.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

· JD from an accredited law school and membership in at least one state bar
· At least 2 full years of transactional attorney experience at a national or equivalent law firm

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

· Strong analytical, written and oral communication, and client interaction skills
· Significant experience drafting transactional documents
· Ability to demonstrate sound legal and business judgment even in ambiguous situations
· Ability to work independently and also contribute successfully to cross-functional teams
· Ability to work well with people at all levels inside and outside Amazon
· Excellent organizational skills, ability to manage multiple projects at once, and meet deadlines
· Strong client-service and customer orientation
· Pragmatism and a good sense of humor



Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation