Title: General Counsel

Location: Fairfax County, VA

Reports to: Corporate Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Security ClearanceMust be a US Citizen.  Must be able to obtain a Secret Security Clearance. May be asked to obtain a Top Secret Security Clearance.

Overview:  

The General Counsel’s primary role is to provide legal guidance for the company’s U.S. Government contracting and procurement efforts including the preparation, review and submission of responses to RFPs, RFIs and related documents working with Business Development, Sales and Technical staff within the organization, as well as USG Contracting Officers. The position is responsible for drafting, negotiating and finalizing various other agreements such as Teaming Agreements, Nondisclosure Agreements and other agreements as required.  Such agreements serve the company’s new and existing customer base, thereby contributing to the company’s overall revenue growth. The position provides support and guidance on other legal matters to the company teams on an as-needed basis.  Additionally, this position is responsible for ensuring compliance with Corporate and government laws and regulations, and is responsible for developing and maintaining policy and procedure documentation and directing initiatives. Finally, this position is responsible for advising on issues related to internal controls and compliance with the company’s Proxy Agreement, corporate ethics and all significant areas of risk.

Experience/Qualifications

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The hiring company and its Affiliated Companies are committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. They are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law. In conformity with U.S. Government technology export regulations, including the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and the Export Administration Regulations (EAR), and/or other applicable U.S. law, regulation or other requirements imposed by the U.S. Government, certain positions may require U.S. Citizenship, status as a lawful permanent resident of the U.S. or a “protected individual” as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligibility to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State or U.S. Department of Commerce.