Legal/Contracts Intern

Multiple Locations
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 13 days ago
Job Description
Why become an intern at TOMS? We are more than a company, we are a Movement. At TOMS, we take our mission of "Using Business to Improve Lives" very seriously and we hope you will too. As a TOMS Intern you will work on individualized projects that not only grow your talents and skill sets but also add real value to our business. You will have a professional mentor, meet with senior-level executives, and attend field-trips designed to build your knowledge about improving lives through business. Interested in Applying? Are you interested in pursuing a legal career and are pending acceptance to your law school of choice? OR will you be wrapping up your first year studies in law school?Are you available to join our team from June 18thto August 21st, 2019? During this full-time internship program, we expect our interns will work an average of 40 hrs/week at our Headquarters in Los Angeles, CA and be available for the entirety of the 9.5-week program. About the role: The Legal/Contracts Intern at TOMS will have primary responsibility for TOMS contracts management system (Contract Works). The intern will work with the Associate General Counsel to consolidate and organize all contracts in Contract Works. Additionally, the intern will gain exposure to day to day legal issues, negotiations and strategies in an in-house corporate legal environment by working with both our General Counsel and Associate General Counsel. At the end of the 9.5-week program, the intern will have gained a better understanding of the unique challenges that are faced by in-house legal counsel and exposure to legal issues in the fashion/footwear industries. Heres what you will do: • Consolidate all contracts from multiple sources and input them into TOMS Contract Management System • Create abstracts of certain key contracts (e.g. retail leases) • Create and implement a system tracking and notifying stakeholders about expiring contracts • Work with General Counsel and Associate General Counsel on day to day legal matters Does this sound like you? • Positive, easy-going attitude youll be working with some really passionate and inspiring people at TOMS • Self-starter who likes to jump right and take initiative • Flexible and adaptable work style • Eager and ready to learn we want you to get as much out of your internshipas possible! • Effective communicator were listening, want you to share your ideas and influence us! Skills that youll need: • Intern should have an interest in attending law school or be enrolled in law school. • MS Office with a proficiency with MS Word • Strong organizational skills; attention to detail • Ability to lift, push, pull and/or carry up to 25lbs of product or office supplies we all pitch in where we can! EEO Statement TOMS is an equal opportunity employer and will consider applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the ordinance. Join the Movement At TOMS, our business philosophy is rooted in the concept of Giving. With every product our customer purchases, TOMS helps a person in need while standing for issues that matter. Since our founding, we have given over 86 million pairs of shoes to children in need, helped restore sight to more than 600,000 people, supported safe birth services for over 250,000 mothers and children in need, provided more than 600,000 weeks of safe water, served more than 145,000 youth through bullying prevention and response programs and gave over 100,000 people solar light for one year. We are giving in 50 countries around the world through partnerships with more than 75 Giving Partners. Excited Yet? • Back Share • • • • • Apply Now