Air Methods Corporation Corporate Counsel- Greenwood Village, CO in Greenwood Village, Colorado
DescriptionJob SummaryThe Corporate Counsel will provide legal support and counsel to Air Methodsregional operations and sales teams. This position primarily involvestransactional duties, but may also include assisting with general corporateand litigation matters.Essential Functions and Responsibilities include the following:Draft, review, and negotiate a wide variety of commercial agreements,including agreements with hospitals and municipalities, real estate andequipment leases, supplier and vendor agreements, software and ITagreements, and consulting and professional services agreements.Oversee the day-to-day operations and administration of Air Methods'contracting process using the company's contracts management software.Develop and maintain standard contract templates and forms.Assist senior legal team members with drafting, reviewing, and negotiatingmore complex and strategic agreements.Assist with general litigation and compliance matters as needed.Additional Job RequirementsRegular scheduled attendanceIndicate the percentage of time spent traveling - 5%Subject to applicable laws and Air Methods' policies, regular attendanceis an essential function of the position. All employees must follow AirMethods' employment practices and policies.Supervisory ResponsibilitiesThis position has no supervisory responsibilities.QualificationsTo perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform eachessential function satisfactorily. The requirements listed below arerepresentative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Inaccordance with applicable laws, Air Methods will provide reasonableaccommodations that do not create an undue burden so disabled employees mayperform the essential functions of the position.Education .and. ExperienceJuris Doctorate (JD)2-5 years' transactional experience in a law firm or in-house position,including experience drafting and negotiating commercial contractsLicensed to practice law in at least one U.S. stateSkillsWorking knowledge of HIPAA rules and regulations preferredExperience in the healthcare or aviation industry preferredExcellent communication and interpersonal skillsAbility to work independently in high-pressure situationsComputer Skills Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite, including Word, Excel,PowerPoint and OutlookAir Methods is an EEO/AA employer. Qualified applicants will receiveconsideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion,sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disabilityor protected veteran status.Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with DisabilitiesThe contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate againstemployees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, ordisclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant.However, employees who have access to the compensation information of otheremployees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannotdisclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do nototherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is(a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtheranceof an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including aninvestigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with thecontractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)Air Methods is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Allqualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regardto race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protectedveteran status, or disability status. Air Methods maintains a drug-freeworkplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing.