A unique opportunity exists to work in the Virginia Office of the Attorney General in the Technology and Procurement Law Section of the Government Operations & Transactions Division. We offer the challenge and opportunity of public service, work-life balance, and an attractive compensation package inclusive of paid time off, paid holidays, health/dental/life insurance, retirement and more.
ASSISTANT ATTORNEY GENERAL (00179)
OFFICE OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL
GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS & TRANSACTIONS DIVISION
TECHNOLOGY AND PROCUREMENT LAW SECTION
DUTIES: The Office of the Attorney General of Virginia is seeking a contract attorney to join the Technology and Procurement Law section. This attorney will have primary responsibility for representing client agencies in a variety of government and commercial transactions. Core duties will include drafting, reviewing, and negotiating contracts; reviewing solicitations for goods and services; advising on issues relating to contract management and contract disputes; advising on issues relating technology and technology related procurement; communicating directly with client staff and executives; and advising on a variety of contract-related legal compliance matters.
Please note that this position will be based in either Richmond, Virginia, Fairfax, Virginia, Roanoke, Virginia, or Abingdon, Virginia. Base location will be assigned once a successful candidate is hired into the position and is dependent upon area of residence of candidate.
QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants must have graduated from an accredited law school and be admitted to the Virginia State Bar or eligible for admission. A minimum of five years of transactional experience is preferred but similar or other relevant experience will be considered. This position requires exceptional analytical, organizational, and oral and written communication skills, attention to detail, and the ability to manage multiple projects, including complex transactions.
SALARY: Salary commensurate with experience and qualifications.
TO APPLY: Please apply on-line at https://virginiajobs.peopleadmin.com. Veterans, AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service alumni are encouraged to apply. This position is Open Until Filled.
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