Associate General Counsel


New Bremen, OH, US, 45869

Company Description:


Crown Equipment Corporation is a leading innovator in world-class forklift and material handling equipment and technology. As one of the world’s largest lift truck manufacturers, we are committed to providing the customer with the safest, most efficient and ergonomic lift truck possible to lower their total cost of ownership.


Crown Equipment Corporation is a family-owned international manufacturer, distributor, and servicer of material handling equipment and related products that is seeking to add an experienced attorney to focus on commercial transactions/contract review to its Law Department as an Associate General Counsel. 


The position requires reviewing and negotiating a high volume of contracts and agreements with vendors and customers throughout the United States, with a primary goal of supporting our internal business clients in building our third-party relationships.  Assisting the company with negotiating and documenting more complex business relationships and financing arrangements may also be required. The role will be complimentary to an existing close-knit team of Associate General Counsels who share an active and fast-paced transaction load.

The successful candidate will have approximately four years of experience in contract drafting and negotiation in either an in-house or law firm setting, and experience in areas like real estate transactions or employee benefits also will be considered.  An ability to think strategically, manage a significant workload, and work closely with our Legal Assistants is essential. 


The successful candidate must be willing to relocate to west central Ohio for this non-remote, non-hybrid position.  Candidates unwilling to relocate or work in-person need not apply.


Work Authorization:


Crown will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which sponsorship will be provided. Individuals with temporary visas or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.

No agency calls please.


Compensation and Benefits:


Crown offers an excellent wage and benefits package for full-time employees including Health/Dental/Vision/Prescription Drug Plan, Flexible Benefits Plan, 401K Retirement Savings Plan, Life and Disability Benefits, Paid Holidays, Paid Vacation, Tuition Reimbursement, and much more.

EO/AA Employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled


Nearest Major Market: Lima
Nearest Secondary Market: Findlay

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