Global Technology Firm - IT/SaaS Attorney

  • Location

    New York, USA

  • Sector:

    Corporates & Commercial

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    US$100000.00 - US$140000.00 per annum + bonus & full benefits

  • Contact:

    Maria Talebian

  • Contact email:

    mariatalebian@taylorroot.com

  • Job ref:

    MT678_1537882961

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-10-25

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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  • The role is based in either the Atlanta, New York, or Washington DC metro areas, and also allows for some flexible working from home. Additionally, some international travel to headquarters in the UK may be required from time to timeMaster Agreements for SaaS.
  • Partnership/Collaboration Agreements.
  • Sales-related contracting including NDAs and Evaluation Agreements.
  • Professional Services Agreements and SOWs.
  • Amendments to existing customer agreements, as required.
  • Processing and dealing with customer questionnaires and RFPs.
  • Providing advice on data protection/HIPAA in relation to customer and supplier negotiations.

Supporting the wider business with legal and contracts advice across a broad range of topics including, and taking the lead on and managing the process for:

  • Supplier agreements (procurement) for key products and services including infrastructure, IT and marketing.
  • Reviewing responses to supplier due diligence questionnaires and advising the business of risks.
  • Amendments to existing supplier agreements, as required.
  • Supporting marketing and publicity events
  • Supporting the building and ongoing updating of a customer contract database.
    • Proven experience in commercial law with in-house experience of customer negotiations, ideally for a technology business.
    • Juris Doctor degree from an accredited law school
    • Current member of a Bar association applicable to jurisdiction of hire required
    • Ability to work independently and flexibly.
    • Ability to deal with demanding customers, including top tier investment banks.
    • Experience managing external law firms.
    • Experienced in contract negotiation in the software industry, ideally in a financial services environment. SaaS experience would be highly desirable.
    • Excellent communication skills with the ability to articulate key legal issues and explain them to others.
    • Good understanding of contract law and in the context of software and SaaS.
    • A strong understanding of data protection/HIPAA and marketing regulations would be highly desirable.
    • You will need experience in a commercial company and will be comfortable working with senior management to support ad-hoc projects as required.

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