• American Express - Manager - Legal - Employment Law Group - LLB Jobs in Gurgaon,India - 23860103

  • American Express

Job Description:

Why American Express

- American Express is a global services company and the worlds largest card issuer Our direct relationships with many millions of consumers, businesses and merchants worldwide - combined with our leading edge marketing, information management and rewards capabilities - enable us to offer an array of valuable services that enrich lives, build business success, encourage financial responsibility and create communities of people with common interests

- American Express for 9th consecutive year has been voted among Indias top 10 workplaces by the Great Place to Work institute In recognition of our consistent performance, we were nominated to the Great Place to Work - Hall of Fame

- At American Express, we serve customers, not transactions Were widely known for providing superior customer service and have been recognized for a number of achievements including being ranked highest in customer satisfaction within the credit card industry by JD Power for seven consecutive years

- A career at American Express is rich in experience and offers opportunities to build lasting relationships with our customers

Come join us and realize your potential

Function Description

- The General Counsels Office consists of a global legal team offering full legal support to its business partners located across the world This Role will be in Employment Law Group that is a part of GCO

Purpose of the Role

- This role will require supporting and advising the Human Resources team for all business lines in American Express India, where there is an employee strength of approximately 14,000 The Employee and Labour Relations team and the Compensations team will be the main client focus of this role

- The demands of the role require a considerable degree of flexibility, reflecting the matrix structure of the business The candidate will need to establish themselves as a partner to the HR functions to advise on day to day employment law matters


- Provide support to the Human Resources teams in India directly delivering employment law advice on a day to day basis

- Working closely with Compensation and Benefits team and Employee Relations to identify and correct gaps in complying with employment laws and regulations Specifically keeping in mind the latest amendments in Law

- Advising in relation to disciplinary matters and process

- Provide support on the implementation of legal developments and initiatives and review of related materials, drafting of policies and procedures

- Manage litigation and working with outside counsel, ER team and business owners

Past Experience

- India qualified lawyer specializing in employment law In-house experience preferred

- Must have experience either practice or in-house in providing advice on a wide range of employment issues including on disciplinary issues (with through knowledge of the Industrial Disputes Act), discrimination, grievance, redressal procedures, changes to terms and conditions of employment, severance, redundancy & reorganization issues, various Shops and Establishment Acts across India(Specifically Karnataka, Haryana and Maharashtra) and Labour Compliances

- Experience in drafting Employment Policies and Employment related documents

- Experience in advising on issues of Provident Fund, Pensions and Statutory Benefits(Maternity, ESI and Bonus)

- Experience with employment laws related to a Bank a bonus


Academic Background

- LLB (Regular) with at lease 6 years of relevant exp

Functional Skills/Capabilities

- Drafting Skills

- Presentation Skills

- Good Communication Skills

- Research oriented

Technical Skills/Capabilities

- Knowledge of Labour Laws

Behavioral Skills/Capabilities

- Excellent relationship management and people skills Keen to collaborate with stakeholders, own peer group and throughout the organisation Able to form and maintain strong working relationships with stakeholders

- Solution oriented and having the ability to provide firm and practical legal guidance on complex, sensitive issues while understanding business needs and time constrains

- Strategic thinker with excellent analytical skills with due attention to detail

- Able to multitask, prioritize and work under pressure

Enterprise Leadership Behaviors

Set The Agenda Define What Winning Looks Like, Put Enterprise Thinking First, Lead with an External Perspective

Bring Others With You Build the Best Team, Seek & Provide Coaching Feedback, Make Collaboration Essential

Do It The Right Way Communicate Frequently, Candidly & Clearly, Make Decisions Quickly & Effectively, Live the Blue Box Values, Great Leadership Demands Courage-

Shift Timings 1130 AM- 730 PM

Job type- Permanent

Industry Type - Operations

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Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Functional Area : Legal
Salary : Not Mentioned
Deadline : 20th Apr 2020

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