Legal Intern (Summer 2020)

Job Description

Are you looking to build upon your learning and apply your education through an immersive summer internship opportunity? We’re looking for a highly dependable, expert communicator to join our team as a Legal Intern, where you will support the legal department on a variety of matters including researching legal issues impacting business strategy, drafting transactional documents and collaborating with in-house attorneys on cross-functional projects. This is a hands-on internship that will help you develop the research and drafting skills acquired through law school and apply them to real-world experiences in our fast-growing, evolving technology company. If you’re meticulous, vigilant, and have outstanding research and writing skills, this could be the role for you!

Headquartered in Holmdel, NJ, iCIMS is a high-growth Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) company that was recently named #16 on Glassdoor’s 2019 Best Places to Work list. With multiple locations across the U.S. and around the globe, we are the industry’s #1 recruitment software provider, delivering technology that supports approximately 4,000 contracted customers. Dedicated to maintaining an inclusive, inspirational and innovative work environment, and committed to our consistent growth, we have a wide range of opportunity for career advancement within our organization. Come grow with us—apply today!

Responsibilities:

  • Assists in-house attorneys to help enable the business to execute on commercial changes by understanding and providing guidance on relevant legal and compliance issues.
  • Review and analyze agreements to support the sales and business teams in negotiations.
  • Researches issues and legislation as they relate to our industry as a whole or specific cases and proceedings.
  • Prepare and draft memoranda summarizing results of research to help inform the business and guide decisions

Qualifications: 

  • Currently enrolled in an ABA accredited law school with at least one full year of law school completed; students entering 3L year in Fall 2020, preferred.
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Experience researching laws and case law, demonstrated through coursework, projects or similar required.
  • Interest in software as a service (SaaS) or technology contracts preferred.
  • Excellent interpersonal, presentation and written skills.
  • Able to prioritize manage and execute tasks, while adhering to critical project timelines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Availability for at least ten (10) weeks from early June through mid-August, 12 weeks preferred

An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.