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Posted: Tuesday, March 7, 2017 2:01 PM

About IHS Markit
IHS Markit harnesses deep sources of information, analytics and expertise to forge solutions for the industries and markets that drive global economies. Our company partners with clients in business, finance and government to provide the unrivaled insights and perspectives that lead to well:informed, confident decisions. We call this The New Intelligence. IHS Markit serves more than 50,000 key customers in more than 140 countries, including 80 percent of the Fortune Global 500. We help decision makers apply higher:level thinking to daily tasks and strategic issues across a host of industries and disciplines including energy, finance, automotive, engineering, technology, maritime and trade, aerospace and defense, chemical, and economics and country risk.
Headquartered in London, IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) is committed to sustainable, profitable growth.
Position Summary

Negotiates, drafts, and reviews various business and commercial agreements and provides legal counsel to internal business units.

Primary Responsibilities

:Drafting and negotiating commercial license agreements, confidentiality terms and conditions and other required binding agreements for b2b products and services, including data and other information, software, web:based solutions and professional and consulting services.
:Collaboration with sales and other operational teams to review, negotiate and implement agreements, processes and procedures required to minimize legal risks.

Secondary Responsibilities

:Execution of special projects and other responsibilities as needed, including contract:improvement processes and procedures, legal training, etc.
:Perform other duties as requested by management

Leadership/Supervisory Responsibilities

This position does not supervise anyone

Minimum Qualifications

:Degree from an accredited law school of recognized standing and member of the Michigan State Bar.
:2:4 years of legal experience in an in:house or law firm environment.
: Experience in commercial law, litigation and risk assessment, and general business practices.
:Experience with consumer privacy law preferred, but not required.
:Excellent communication skills required. Must be able to adapt to different audiences.
:Excellent writing and research abilities required.
:Must be able to multi:task.
:Requires the ability to negotiate, assess risks, and analyze opportunities and impact.
:Experience drafting and reviewing contracts.

Working Conditions

Normal office environment
We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/Disability/Veterans. Please refer to the EEO is the Law Poster and Supplement, Right to Work and Pay Transparency Policy. IHS is a participant in E:Verify (see links below). We maintain a drug:free workplace and perform pre:employment drug testing.
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