For nearly 90 years, Caterpillar Inc. has been making sustainable progress possible and driving positive change on every continent. Customers turn to Caterpillar to help them develop infrastructure, energy and natural resource assets. Caterpillar is the world’s leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives. We don’t just build great products, we pair them with the newest digital technologies and analytics to solve problems and anticipate customers needs. A legacy of talented and committed employees give Caterpillar its competitive edge. There’s more to work at Caterpillar than just the work itself. We hire smart, friendly people and it shows in our culture. We hold ourselves to high standards and make sure our values of integrity, excellence, teamwork, commitment and sustainability come to life in the way we work. We celebrate the diversity of our team, while also working together as one Caterpillar.
Caterpillar seeks a highly motivated and experienced team player to serve as Corporate Counsel, Competition and Antitrust in Peoria, Illinois, USA. Working with a talented and supportive team, this position will interface directly with business leaders to provide specialist antitrust advice and help develop the company’s legal position and strategy on competition matters throughout the world. This is an outstanding opportunity for a talented individual to join a world-class legal team and work on sophisticated, global issues in an exciting, fast-paced environment.
·J.D. degree (or foreign equivalent) and membership in at least one U.S. state bar
·3-5 years of legal experience, including at a law firm working on competition and antitrust matters
·Experience developing approaches to legal challenges and providing legal advice
·Ability to interact effectively with clients at all levels in the organization and with other lawyers, both in-house and in private practice
·Experience working with complex supply chain and distribution structures
Top Candidates will also have:
·Experience with global antitrust laws and regulators
·Flexibility and eagerness to work on broad range of legal matters, including U.S. and European matters
·Excellent interpersonal skills with an absolute commitment to professionalism and collegiality
·Strong presentation skills and a calm, confident and practical, solutions-oriented approach
Caterpillar is not currently hiring individuals for this position who now or in the future require sponsorship for employment visa status; however, as a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website at www.caterpillar.com/careers.
Relocation is available for this position.