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Full-Time

In-House Counsel

Posted on 6/27/2024

Convertkit

Convertkit

51-200 employees

Creator marketing platform with sales funnels

Consumer Software

Compensation Overview

$200k - $240kAnnually

+ Profit Sharing + Equity + Paid Time Off + Paid Parental Leave + Medical Benefits + Equipment Allowance + Individual Learning Budget

Senior, Expert

Remote in USA

Category
Legal
Intellectual Property (IP)
Legal & Compliance
Required Skills
Sales
Communications
Management
Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A)
Business Strategy
Requirements
  • Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an accredited law school
  • Active membership in good standing with the state bar association
  • 8+ years of experience practicing law, with a focus on data privacy and FTC compliance, corporate, employment, or contracts law
  • Strong knowledge of contract law, intellectual property law, compliance regulations, and litigation procedures
  • Demonstrated experience in managing legal risks and providing strategic counsel to business stakeholders
  • Excellent communication, negotiation, and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure and prioritize tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • Proficiency in legal research and analysis
  • Experience with employment law, acquisitions, and crisis management preferred but not required
Responsibilities
  • Strategic partnership with the executive team
  • Develop relationships with cross-functional leaders
  • Stay up-to-date on data collection and privacy, FTC, and other regulatory compliance
  • Proactively identify legal considerations in business strategy
  • Create streamlined workflows for managing legal workload
  • Advise on intellectual property matters
  • Provide guidance on employment-related matters
  • Manage contract template drafting, negotiation, and review processes
  • Reduce friction in sales processes by fine-tuning terms of service
  • Implement data privacy and security policies
  • Maintain accurate record-keeping systems
  • Oversee compliance efforts and liaise with regulatory agencies
  • Advise on insurance policies and risk management strategies
  • Lead emergency response and crisis management efforts
  • Facilitate legal due diligence and support acquisition process
  • Handle litigation matters
  • Quick turnarounds on risk assessments
  • Creative problem solving
  • Risk management and legal liability reduction
  • Clear expectations and scalable processes implementation
  • Efficient contract management
  • Intellectual property safeguarding
  • Compliance programs implementation
  • Litigation resolution
  • Data privacy protocols establishment
  • Organized record-keeping systems
  • Confidentiality agreements negotiation
  • Timely response to emergencies
  • Expert guidance on employment matters
  • Acquisitions execution

ConvertKit is a leader in the creator marketing field, providing an all-in-one platform designed to help content creators like authors, musicians, and podcasters effectively grow and monetize their audiences. Employees at ConvertKit enjoy a culture that emphasizes innovation and empowerment, fostering an environment where creativity flourishes and personal growth is encouraged. With state-of-the-art tools for building landing pages, managing email campaigns, and creating sales funnels, ConvertKit equips its team with the means to stay at the forefront of digital marketing technology.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$2.4M

Headquarters

Boise, Idaho

Founded

2013

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

13%

1 year growth

19%

2 year growth

56%