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Counsel, Technology Transactions

Roseland, NJ 07068
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ADP is hiring Counsel. In this position you will be the attorney providing day-to-day legal support to ADP's Global Procurement organization. The successful candidate will report to theVice President, Managing Counsel for Global Procurement & Global Workplace Solutions.

At ADP we are driven by your success. We engage your unique talents and perspectives. We welcome your ideas on how to do things differently and better. In your efforts to achieve, learn and grow, we support you all the way. If success motivates you, you belong at ADP.

We strive for every interaction to be driven by our CORE values: Insightful Expertise, Integrity is Everything, Service Excellence, Inspiring Innovation, Each Person Counts, Results-Driven, & Social Responsibility.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide timely and pragmatic legal counsel to the Global Procurement & Global Workplace Solutions teams meeting critical internal and vendor timelines.
  • Provide guidance and support to contract/transaction managers to enable and empower them to efficiently navigate the contract negotiation process and support as a point of escalation for legal assistance.
  • Capable of synthesizing and summarizing information efficiently to allow informed and reasonable decisions on issues escalated for legal review.
  • Exercise judgment to bring in stakeholders as necessary and update management on status of projects.
  • Resolve contract disputes.
  • Work collaboratively with existing team of attorneys and paralegal currently supporting function.
  • Lead and support legal department projects including compliance and data privacy-related initiatives.
  • Assist with the creation, review and revision of ADP Global Procurement & Global Workplace Solutions standard contract templates and training materials.
  • Provide formal and informal training to contract managers, transaction managers and business partners.
  • Support and assist in updating Global Procurement & Global Workplace Solutions policies and procedures across ADP.


  • Juris Doctor degree from an ABA accredited law school.
  • Admission in good standing to the New Jersey state bar.
  • 7-10 years of experience, including both large firm and in-house practice with emphasis on transactions.
  • Ability to work well with existing team of attorneys and paralegal.
  • Superior contract negotiation and drafting skills and deep understanding of contract provisions and structure.
  • Ability to quickly understand new technology and new regulations.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of data privacy and compliance.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to synthesize complex legal and technological concepts and summarize and explain them simply and concisely to various levels of management.
  • Sound judgement to distinguish between material and immaterial risk, and the ability to analyze and contractually mitigate risk as appropriate.
  • Superior knowledge and application of contract and business law.
  • Ability to be assertive while maintaining collaborative and professional demeanor.
  • Ability to calmly juggle multiple demands, work under pressure and meet critical deadlines.
  • Ability to navigate and run reporting in technology systems used by Global Procurement & Global Workplace Solutions.


We're designing a better way to work, so you can achieve what you're working for. Consistently named one of the 'Most Admired Companies' by FORTUNE Magazine, and recognized by DiversityInc as one of the 'Top 50 Companies for Diversity,' ADP works with more than 740,000 organizations across the globe to help their people work smarter, embrace new challenges, and unleash their talent. "Always Designing for People" means we're creating platforms that will transform how great work gets done, so together we can unlock a world of opportunity.

At ADP, we believe that diversity fuels innovation. ADP is committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, genetic information, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, lawful alien status, national origin, age, marital status, or protected veteran status. We support an inclusive workplace where associates excel based on personal merit, qualifications, experience, ability, and job performance.

Posted: 2020-09-17 Expires: 2020-11-16
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