Full-Time

Head of Policy

Grammarly

Grammarly

1,001-5,000 employees

AI-powered writing assistant

AI & Machine Learning

Senior, Expert

United States

Requirements
  • Extensive experience (10+ years) in product counseling, including privacy, data protection, intellectual property, regulatory, and consumer protection, preferably within the SaaS and/or AI domains, with a minimum of 4 years as a manager.
  • Experience supporting product management, security, and engineering business partners at an innovative technology company and a track record of driving alignment and delivering results on complex, cross-functional projects involving various stakeholders.
  • Strong understanding of industry regulations, policy frameworks, and laws.
  • Track record of managing, developing, and empowering teams.
  • Excellent time management skills to juggle multiple time-sensitive projects simultaneously in a fast-paced, high-growth environment.
  • Comfortable working with cross-functional teams and advising senior leaders on risk tolerance and balancing to drive the business forward.
  • JD and admission to the bar, with a license to practice law in at least one US state.
  • Collaborate in person in San Francisco and potentially other hubs 4 weeks per quarter.
Responsibilities
  • Lead and mentor a high-performing team responsible for being the go-to counsel and partner for teams focused on novel product and technology development and addressing new and evolving privacy, security, and regulatory requirements across Grammarly’s product offerings.
  • Act as the lead business partner and escalation point for all product legal requests.
  • Collaborate cross-functionally across the company at every level to identify and address product, regulatory, privacy, and other legal risks and mitigations.
  • Manage Grammarly’s IP portfolio, including counseling on trademarks, branding, patents, copyrights, trade secrets, and open source.
  • Stay abreast of, assess, and communicate across the company on rapidly developing trends in global data privacy, artificial intelligence, LLMs, data security, and compliance laws and regulations.
  • Identify, design, and implement processes that support and keep pace with product innovations while ensuring compliance and internal risk tolerance.
  • Develop strategies for handling legal issues in creative ways and build processes for scaling flexible solutions that address risk.
  • Translate between legal frameworks and technical details to help develop practical solutions considering both aspects while collaborating successfully with stakeholders.
  • Engage with external stakeholders, including regulatory authorities and industry groups, to advocate for favorable policy frameworks.
  • Be a cross-functional leader and ensure our work is cohesive, thoughtfully crafted, and executed.

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding

$400M

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2009

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

7%

1 year growth

24%

2 year growth

53%

Benefits

Free food

Company Social Outings

Work From Home Policy

Unique Office Space

Health & Wellness Package

Paid Time Off

401K / Retirement Plan

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