Los Angeles, California

Job Description

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At Wells Fargo, we want to satisfy our customers' financial needs and help them succeed financially. We're looking for talented people who will put our customers at the center of everything we do. Join our diverse and inclusive team where you'll feel valued and inspired to contribute your unique skills and experience.

Help us build a better Wells Fargo. It all begins with outstanding talent. It all begins with you.

The Legal Department supports the vision, values & goals of Wells Fargo by providing expert, creative, cost-effective, and timely advice and services to all Wells Fargo businesses and support functions. We operate in accordance with the highest standards of judgment, integrity, and ethical leadership to find creative solutions that best serve our customers, prudently manage risks, and contribute to Wells Fargo's enterprise success.

Wells Fargo & Company, a diversified financial services company, is seeking an executive compensation attorney to join its Legal Department. Responsibilities include research and providing legal advice with respect to the design, governance, implementation, and ongoing administration of equity compensation and other non-qualified benefit plans, such as deferred compensation, employee stock ownership, and incentive compensation plans, including benefit plan prospectuses. Additional responsibilities include: (i) assisting with regulatory compliance requirements and management of legal and operational risk, and (ii) providing advice on compensation-related laws and regulations.



Required Qualifications

  • 2+ years of experience as a practicing attorney
  • Active State Bar membership



Desired Qualifications

  • Ability to research law and regulations and develop advice with respect to complex legal issues using public as well as company websites and databases
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy skills
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Experience preparing legal memoranda for senior attorneys and business leaders
  • Ability to effectively organize and prioritize work while handling multiple matters
  • Ability to work effectively in a complex environment with a high degree of collaboration
  • Effective in building partnerships, functioning well with project teams, and working for the success of the team



Other Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with nonqualified and incentive compensation plans of publicly traded companies on executive compensation matters
  • Understanding of executive compensation-related laws and regulations
  • Detail oriented, able to analyze, and develop and execute solutions to complex legal issues
  • Excellent organizational, time management and communication skills, a demonstrated ability to adapt to changing priorities and deadlines, and a willingness to collaborate with colleagues and other team members


Job Expectations

  • Ability to travel up to 5% of the time



Salary Information

The salary range displayed below is based on a Full-time 40 hour a week schedule.

NC-Charlotte: Min: $88,200 Mid: $126,000



Street Address

NC-Charlotte: 301 S Tryon St - Charlotte, NC



Disclaimer


All offers for employment with Wells Fargo are contingent upon the candidate having successfully completed a criminal background check. Wells Fargo will consider qualified candidates with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable local, state and Federal law, including Section 19 of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act.

Relevant military experience is considered for veterans and transitioning service men and women.
Wells Fargo is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation.

Los Angeles, California

At Wells Fargo, we’ve been proudly supporting military veterans and their families for more than 170 years.

We value the leadership, discipline, and skills you’ve gained through your service to our country and recognize the contributions our veteran team members bring to the table. We’re so committed to hiring and retaining military veterans, veterans with disabilities, National Guard members, and Reservists that we’ve made it our goal is to employ 20,000 veterans by 2020.

As a Wells Fargo team member, you’ll find a work culture that is team-oriented, collaborative, structured, and challenging. We support veterans transitioning from military service with a variety of job options, confidential resources, educational information, and career guidance. You may choose to join our Veteran’s Team Member Network, a group of thousands who share an interest in veterans’ matters, and that promotes greater awareness and job development within the veteran community. To learn more about opportunities at our company, please visit wellsfargojobs.com/military. Let’s talk about turning your military experience into a great civilian career.

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