NextEra Energy Sr Attorney - Commercial Transactions in San Francisco, California

Sr Attorney - Commercial Transactions

Date:Aug 29, 2017

Primary Location:San Francisco, CA, US, 94104

Company:NextEra Energy Requisition ID: 9842

is one of the largest wholesale generators of electric power and renewable energy from the wind and sun in North America.

Position Specific Description At NextEra Energy, we are taking our Senior Attorney role to the next level. These talented employees are the drivers of excellence. We strengthen and engage our greatest asset - our people! We look forward to working together and making an impact!! Seeking an experienced legal practitioner with transactional and project management expertise with an emphasis on drafting and negotiating renewable energy power purchase agreements, energy storage agreements, purchase and sale agreements related to acquisition and divestiture transactions, joint development agreements, and other related commercial agreements. This position will provide legal support to NextEra’s distributed generation, and energy storage teams with respect to complex commercial transactions. Applicant will be a team player with a demonstrated commercial acumen who relates well with clients, management and counterparties. We truly have the best team in the business. Apply today to be a part of it!!

Job Overview Employees in this job participate in complex legal matters and projects and deliver timely and quality legal services to clients with minimal supervision.

Job Duties & Responsibilities • Provides written and oral legal advice to clients • Anticipates and guards against legal risks involving the organization • Works to ensure budget compliance and avoids the need for outside counsel • Ensures disclosure of potentially material legal issues to senior leadership • Performs other job-related duties as assigned Required Qualifications • Member in Good Standing of State Bar • High School Grad / GED • Juris Doctorate • Bachelor's Degree • Experience:5+ years Preferred Qualifications • None

Employee Group: Exempt Employee Type: Full Time Job Category: Legal/Regulatory/External Affairs Organization: NextEra Energy Resources, LLC (0010) Location: San Francisco, California Other Work Locations: California Relocation Provided: Yes, if applicable

NextEra Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, age, national origin, religion, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetics, disability, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by law. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace.

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