Our client, one of the most highly regarded technology companies in the world, has exclusively retained Solutus Legal Search to assist its executives in hiring an exceptional corporate counsel. This Corporate Counsel will be a member of the company’s procurement legal team and will be responsible for structuring, drafting and negotiating procurement and other agreements with a focus on the company’s dynamic inbound technology practice. She/he will support key initiatives and business requirements, including the purchase of a wide array of products and services, the pursuit of ecologically friendly practices, and the management of compliance requirements across suppliers. This position can be based in San Francisco, Indianapolis, Atlanta, Boston, Toronto, New York or Burlington.
The successful candidate will have at least five years of legal experience negotiating and drafting technology, cloud, professional services, software and hardware purchasing transactions.
• Negotiating and drafting supplier cloud, software, hardware, data aggregator and digital advertising agreements.
• Building cross-functional relationships within the Legal & Corporate Affairs Department to ensure that privacy, intellectual property and compliance provisions are consistent with the company’s best practices and positions.
• Partnering with sourcing, accounting, technology infrastructure, security, and other stakeholder teams to ensure that agreements are consistent with internal corporate policies and processes.
• Designing and implementing process improvements, including creation and updates of legal templates and playbooks.
Excellent written/verbal communication and negotiation skills are essential to align with our client’s culture. The successful candidate will be familiar with or have a willingness to learn technical concepts. She/he will be a highly responsive attorney with a service-oriented attitude, able to prioritize and manage deadlines in a fast-paced and demanding environment, and a person who understands the importance of collaboration and good humor, and who enjoys building strong relationships with internal clients. This is a phenomenal opportunity to join one of the most highly sought after and cutting-edge companies in the world.
Solutus legal has been exclusively engaged on this search. Interested candidates may submit resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org. Resumes submitted directly to our client will be forwarded to Solutus for evaluation.