Attorney

FINANCIAL INFO SVCS AGENCY

FINANCIAL INFO SVCS AGENCY
Job Posting Notice
Job ID

471313

Business Title

ATTORNEY

Civil Service Title

EXECUTIVE AGENCY COUNSEL

Title Classification

Non-Competitive

Job Category

Legal Affairs

Career Level

Manager

Work Location

5 Manhattan West

Division/Work Unit

ADM/Legal

# of Positions

1

Title Code No

95005

Level

M1

Proposed Salary Range

$ 58,700.00 – $110,000.00 (Annual)


Job Description

The Financial Information Services Agency and the Office of Payroll Administration (FISA-OPA) has a vacancy for an Attorney.

The successful candidate under general direction, with wide latitude for the exercise of legal and non-legal knowledge, judgment and experience, serves as an Attorney in an Information Technology agency and will handle all matters that come before the agency. The selected candidate will be expected to use the foregoing parameters of judgment in areas, including, but not limited, to the following: will develop and draft contracts and assist senior attorneys in drafting important and complex agreements (primarily IT, e.g., sw/hw acquisitions, license and maintenance agreements, systems implementations) and handle all matters concerning such contracts from start to finish; will research and draft legal opinions and policy statements; will advise and make recommendations on questions of law, fact and administrative policy; will represent the agency at meetings; may advocate for the agency, and handle all matters from start to finish concerning such advocacy, at disciplinary hearings, fitness hearings, grievances, and in EEO and ADA matters, etc

Minimum Qual Requirements

Admission to the New York State Bar; and four years of recent full-time responsible, relevant, satisfactory legal experience subsequent to admission to any bar, eighteen months of which must have been in the supervision of other attorneys, in an administrative, managerial or executive capacity, or performing highly complex and significant legal work.

Incumbents must remain Members of the New York State Bar in good standing for the duration of this employment.

Preferred Skills

  • Knowledge of IT contracting issues experience a plus.
  • 6 years of experience handling complex matters independently a plus

Additional Information

P-50

To Apply

External applicants please visit https://a127-jobs.nyc.gov/ to apply to Job ID #471313. Current NYC employees may apply via Employee Self Service (ESS). While all complete applications will be given consideration, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted by FISA-OPA.

FISA/OPA IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.

Hours/Shift

Monday – Friday, 9am to 5pm.

Residency Requirement

New York City residency is generally required within 90 days of appointment. However, City Employees in certain titles who have worked for the City for 2 continuous years may also be eligible to reside in Nassau, Suffolk, Putnam, Westchester, Rockland, or Orange County. To determine if the residency requirement applies to you, please discuss with the agency representative at the time of interview.
POSTING DATE

08/04/2021

POST UNTIL

Until Filled

The City of New York is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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