Commercial Legal Counsel - SaaS
Exciting role to join a fast growing SaaS start-up!
Reports directly to US Legal Counsel
About Our Client
Rapidly growing international SaaS start-up!
We are looking for a smart, motivated, self-starter attorney to join our growing global legal team. Reporting to the US Legal Counsel you'll have an awesome opportunity to use your legal expertise to have a big impact on a rapidly growing SaaS company.
As a Legal Counsel, you will serve as a legal point of contact and provide legal support to our teams in the US. Your responsibilities will include:
- Primary responsibility supports our sales and review, draft and negotiate a wide variety of commercial agreements (license agreements, NDAs, vendor contracts, and partnership agreements), and ensure that all commercial agreements adequately protect the company's interests, improve processes, and increase scalability
- Advise and support the company's different departments such as sales, business development, customer success, human resources, finance, operations etc
- Keep up to date on legal developments that affect our industry and support future initiatives accordingly
- Provide general legal support to our US operations on an as-needed basis
The Successful Applicant
- JD from a US ABA-accredited law school OR LL.M.
- Admission to NY State Bar
- 3-5 years of experience dealing with commercial and technology transactions gained from either a top law firm's Tech Transactions Practice or in-house at a SaaS company
- Experience must include transactional expertise in software, data, complex licensing, outsourcing legal experience
- High-volume technology contracts experience, drafting and negotiating technology agreements, including, consulting services agreements, IT outsourcing agreements, software license and maintenance agreements, re-seller agreements, hardware purchase agreements
- Must have experience partnering directly with clients on a daily basis
- Team player with excellent communication skills
- Must be able to work autonomously
What's on Offer
- Competitive base salary
- Great benefits
- Amazing office
- Amazing perks
- Office dogs