Unilever Senior Records Specialist in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey

Background & Purpose of the Job

At Unilever, we look for people with different views, ideas, experiences and backgrounds to bring dynamism to the business. It's those individuals working together that make Unilever one of the most successful consumer goods companies in the world. We look for individuals with the courage to be heard, seize opportunities, and take risks. A job at Unilever is a career made by you, with development opportunities, benefits and a working culture that embraces diversity. You can shape your own path as you work with the brands and people that drive our sustainable business growth.

As the Senior Records Specialist, you will be joining the U.S. Legal Department, which oversees the preservation, maintenance, and tracking of records across the U.S. business. Your responsibilities will include (i) overseeing records management, including internal and external personnel, (ii) maintaining Unilever’s historical archive, and (iii) supporting the Litigation group in prosecuting and defending lawsuits and claims. The Senior Records Specialist reports to the Associate General Counsel – Litigation, who leads the litigation practice group for the U.S. business.

Who You Are

You have an ability to work independently with minimal supervision. You can prioritize work and projects. You are resourceful and creative in your approach to research and problem-solving. You have a proven ability to balance multiple assignments and meet strict deadlines with quality work and close attention to detail. You are a quick study with a positive attitude. You are able to communicate clearly, possess superior interpersonal skills, and exhibit exceptional reading comprehension. You can work on cross-functional teams. You have an interest in history and a willingness to dig through old boxes to find historical records. You understand or will quickly learn the importance of confidentiality and privilege.

What You’ll Need To Succeed

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred

  • Digital savvy – proficiency with Microsoft Office, especially Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Access; knowledge or willingness to learn Office 365, Sharepoint, SAP, and other programs as needed

  • Real accountability – become the recognized expert for Unilever’s Records department

  • Multitasking expert – ability to juggle multiple tasks and timelines

  • Creative, out of the box thinking – willingness to chase leads, do research, and be proactive in order to locate information and documents necessary to defend or prosecute lawsuits and other claims

  • “Go get ‘em” attitude – positive outlook and proactive nature

  • Exceptional communication and comprehension skills

What We Can Offer You

Culture for Growth at https://www.unilever.com/about/who-we-are/our-vision/ | Top Notch Employee Health & Well Being Benefits at https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BzuVqApc7i-tR2YxazMxNkpPZVU/view | Every Voice Matters at https://www.unilever.com/sustainable-living/the-sustainable-living-plan/enhancing-livelihoods/opportunities-for-women/upholding-diversity/ | Global Reach at https://www.unilever.com/brands/ | Life at Unilever at https://www.linkedin.com/company-beta/1248/life/ | Careers with Purpose at https://www.unilever.com/sustainable-living/transformational-change/ | World Class Career Development Programs at https://www.unilever.com/careers/graduates/uflp/ | Check Out Our Space at https://www.themuse.com/companies/unilever/office | Focus On Sustainability at https://www.unilever.com/sustainable-living/transformational-change/


Unilever is an organization committed to diversity and inclusion to drive our business results and create a better future every day for our diverse employees, global consumers, partners, and communities. We believe a diverse workforce allows us to match our growth ambitions and drive inclusion across the business. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. For more information, please see Equal Employment Opportunity Posters

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We are one of the world’s largest consumer goods companies with amazing brands, dynamic people and a sustainable vision. We meet everyday needs for nutrition, hygiene and personal care with brands that help people feel good, look good and get more out of life. If you are ambitious, keen to learn and want lo lead, you have come to the right place. Explore our website and apply to be part of a company with more than 400 brands used by over two billion people everyday. ​