Senior Counsel, ESG
Location: Santa Clara
Posted on: November 14, 2023
NVIDIA redefined modern computer graphics, high performance
computing and artificial intelligence. The company's pioneering
work in accelerated computing and AI is reshaping trillion-dollar
industries, such as transportation, healthcare and manufacturing,
and fueling the growth of many others. The ESG team at NVIDIA is
seeking a thoughtful, collaborative and detail-oriented attorney to
join the company's legal department. This attorney will be
responsible for monitoring, evaluating and ensuring compliance with
global ESG laws and regulations, including the EU's Corporate
Sustainability Reporting Directive, the SEC's climate rules and
similar regulations. You will also manage ESG-related aspects of
human rights and support the company's data integrity efforts for
What you'll be doing:
Provide legal expertise in connection with ESG laws and regulations
Monitor, review and advise on legal developments, laws, rules,
regulations and disclosure practices related to ESG programs,
including the EU's CSRD and CS3D and the SEC's anticipated climate
Prepare necessary disclosures and drive compliance with ESG laws
and regulations, in close partnership with other internal
Support the company's efforts to build and maintain processes to
ensure data integrity for ESG data
Manage compliance with human rights regulations and policies.
Analyze and resolve complex legal matters and recommend changes to
organizational policies and procedures.
Collaborate with senior leadership and sophisticated outside
counsel to identify, evaluate and resolve complex legal questions
What we need to see:
Current member in good standing of the California bar
Law degree from top law school with excellent academic
8+ years of law firm and/or in-house experience
Experience advising leaders on ESG/sustainability issues
Experience with EU regulatory compliance, especially disclosure
Experience with U.S. securities laws, compliance and disclosure
obligations, including associated data integrity processes
Strong knowledge of state laws and disclosure practices related to
Excellent legal and business judgment and attention to detail
Ability to think creatively, function independently and work
proactively in a fast-paced environment
Team-focused and collaborative work style; willingness to build
expertise and solve new challenges in an evolving practice.
Ways to stand out from the crowd:
Must be a self-starter with demonstrated ability to take own
Must work well in a team-oriented environment, as well as
Ability to handle complexity and demands with a sense of urgency,
drive and passion.
NVIDIA is widely considered to be one of the world's most desirable
employers, and perennially ranked among the very best tech
companies to work for by Forbes, Fortune, and Glassdoor! We have
some of the most forward-thinking and hardworking people in the
world working for us. If you're creative and autonomous, we want to
hear from you!
The base salary range is 216,000 USD - 333,500 USD. Your base
salary will be determined based on your location, experience, and
the pay of employees in similar positions.
You will also be eligible for equity and benefits
(https://www.nvidia.com/en-us/benefits/) . NVIDIA accepts
applications on an ongoing basis.
NVIDIA is committed to fostering a diverse work environment and
proud to be an equal opportunity employer. As we highly value
diversity in our current and future employees, we do not
discriminate (including in our hiring and promotion practices) on
the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender
expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran
status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by
NVIDIA is a Learning Machine
NVIDIA pioneered accelerated computing to tackle challenges no one
else can solve. Our work in AI and the metaverse is transforming
the world's largest industries and profoundly impacting
Learn more about NVIDIA .
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