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Corporate Counsel, Real Estate

Atlanta, GA 30303
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Ability to prepare and assist in the preparation of reports and presentations to officers and executives as appropriate.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EThe ability to work independently on numerous activities and prioritize them properly while meeting deadlines.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EThe ability to confront conflict and difficult issues in a professional, assertive and proactive manner. The ability to effectively manage the performance and careers of direct reports, if applicable.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003C/div\u003E
Posted: 2020-05-14 Expires: 2020-10-11
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