Senior Counsel
Product
Posted on 2/8/2024
Affirm

1,001-5,000 employees

Point of sale installment loans for consumers
Company Overview
Affirm seeks to deliver honest financial products—to improve lives. The company operates a buy-now-pay-later platform for consumers at the point of sale.
Financial Services
Consumer Goods
Data & Analytics

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$2.9B

Founded

2012

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

-8%

2 year growth

9%
Locations
Remote in USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
CategoriesNew
Legal & Compliance
Requirements
  • JD from a highly-reputable, ABA-accredited law school
  • Admitted to practice law and in good standing in at least one state bar/jurisdiction
  • 6+ years of related business or fintech experience, preferably with a focus on BNPL or Consumer Payments
  • A combination of firm and in-house experience is preferred
Responsibilities
  • Counsel Affirm business teams on product-development legal issues, from inception to product build and maintenance
  • Provide strategic advice regarding state and federal lending, consumer finance and protection laws
  • Monitor legal and regulatory developments in consumer lending and servicing
  • Be a trusted advisor and teammate, sharing legal and other expertise and support when needed
  • Identify and evaluate business and legal risks with an eye towards creative problem-solving
  • Draft terms and conditions, disclosures, review copy
Desired Qualifications
  • Strong work ethic and diligent attention to details
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to convey a positive, can-do attitude
  • Outstanding organizational skills to handle multiple projects simultaneously and effectively prioritize deadlines