Velocity Global is one of the fastest-growing companies in the United States and hands down one of the greatest places to work anywhere in the world. But it’s not for everyone. There are certain qualities and passions you must have to fit into our “Team of 10’s”:
We move with VELOCITY, and you have to relish in a fast-paced, high-growth environment
We believe in being of service, which means you have to check your ego at the door
We believe in taking our work seriously but not being too serious at work
We find passion in all things international business – it has to be in your bones
If you find that the above personal attributes apply to you, please continue reading.
We are looking for a Legal Intern to join our growing Legal team for the summer. As an intern in the Legal Department, you will assist with managing legal projects around the world and commercial contract negotiations. This is a fast-paced role, requires flexibility and the capacity to work on and help manage several different concurrent projects and legal tasks.
Velocity Global is a high-growth International employer of record (EoR) delivering high-touch international expansion services to our clients, where collaboration and communication are paramount. We live by our values of Velocity, Integrity, Professionalism, Empowerment, and Service and are always determined to be better personally and professionally in how we serve our clients and our internal team members. If you’re seeking to make an impact with a team of professionals who take on a change as a challenge and strive to bring new ideas to life, this could be you.
Support the management of legal department projects worldwide.
Draft, file, and manage entity-related documents worldwide.
Research, review, and report on global employment law regulations that impact the company and the international EoR service offering.
Draft commercial contracts and assist with negotiations.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not construed to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
Completion of 1L year in law school
Completion of basic legal research and legal writing courses
Prior office experience
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Excellent analytical skills; capable of identifying and prioritizing issues and escalating where appropriate
High level of personal integrity and professional ethics
We are looking for the selected candidate to dedicate a minimum of 30 hours per week from late May to late August 2021.
Compensation: $20 – $25 per hour based on qualifications.
Velocity Global is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, genetic information, or any other status protected by State and/or Federal Law.
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