Nokia is a global leader in the technologies that connect people and things. With state-of-the-art software, hardware and services for any type of network, Nokia is uniquely positioned to help communication service providers, governments, and large enterprises deliver on the promise of 5G, the Cloud and the Internet of Things. Serving customers in over 100 countries, our research scientists and engineers continue to invent and accelerate new technologies that will increasingly transform the way people and things communicate and connect.
The successful candidate will act as a strategic advisor to the Market Head and the Market Leadership Team. The core responsibilities consist of overseeing the deals with Nokia’s customers in the Market and will also have responsibility for the overall legal advice on all matters related to the Market. The successful candidate will be expected to develop close relationships with the legal teams of Nokia’s customers, and to directly negotiate deals with key customers or where the level of complexity requires it. This position will work closely and cooperatively with other members of the Nokia L&C team. The Nokia L&C organization is a matrix organization with responsibilities over matters shared between the legal team in the Market, the legal team of the Business Groups and the Legal Specialists team.
As Head of L&C for the NAM Market, this position will also be part of the Global Customer Operations (CO) L&C leadership team and will report to the VP- Global Head of CO L&C. The CO L&C team is a dynamic team of lawyers, legal professionals and contract managers spread around the world, with specific geographical or business responsibilities.
The successful candidate will ensure that Nokia’s strategies are developed and business decisions are made with adequate knowledge and understanding of the involved legal issues.
In addition, the successful candidate will be an engaged and savvy business partner, ensuring that the business objectives are met, while at the same time risks are mitigate and the company’s interest protected.
The Head of L&C for the NAM Market leads a large team of legal professionals and contract managers across multiple jurisdiction and ensures their level competency and motivation.
Partners with other members of the L&C team and E&C team to provide legal support on legal matters internal and external.
Location: The position will be located in Plano, TX
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