The Nautilus Solar Energy Associate General Counsel, Real Estate will support the legal aspects of real estate and site control matters for NSE’s solar projects throughout all stages of development and financing. This position will be a key member of the legal team.

The position reports to the Deputy General Counsel, Real Estate. It is a full-time remote opportunity.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and review legal documents such as leases, purchase agreements, easements, and amendments as needed to secure site control for the development, construction and financing of NSE’s solar projects.
  • Manage real estate and site control diligence, and coordinate with external legal counsel, third-party partners and other NSE departments for progress projects to closing, development complete and financing milestones.
  • Identify real estate and site control risks in NSE’s solar projects, and evaluate magnitude of risk and options for resolution. Convey risks and resolutions in a clear, concise manner for non-attorneys, including third-party partners and the NSE business teams.
  • Coordinate deliverables required for project acquisitions and financing closings (debt and tax equity).

Requirements:

  • JD from accredited law school.
  • Current license to practice law in one or more US jurisdictions.
  • 3+ years of legal experience in the renewables industry; solar DG or community solar experience preferred.
  • Solar project development and finance experience preferred.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to present complex information in a clear and concise manner.
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects.
  • Comfortable working in a remote environment.
  • Unrestricted authorization to work in the U.S.

Compensation: 

  • Competitive Salary.
  • Annual Performance Bonus.
  • Benefits (Health, Vision, Dental, Basic Life Insurance, Short-Term Disability, and Long-Term Disability) are 100% covered by NSE.
  • 401(k) offered with employer match. 

Equal Opportunity Employer:  

Nautilus Solar Energy, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any kind. We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. All employment is decided based on qualifications, merit, and business need.

About Nautilus:  

Nautilus Solar Energy, LLC (Nautilus) is creating a clean, sustainable future through a respected and passionate team of professionals. A pioneer in the rapidly growing solar industry, Nautilus’s employees form a strong supportive community. Nautilus is committed to creating and maintaining a culture based on diversity, equity, and inclusion by practicing our beliefs of integrity, empowerment, and fairness. We believe that a diverse and inclusive environment inspires employees’ creativity, drives innovation, and leads to success. Our employees are the strength of our brand, and we strive to hire quality candidates who will embrace and add to our resilient, resourceful, and entrepreneurial culture.