Corporate Counsel
Posted on 2/10/2024
Symphony

201-500 employees

Secure financial markets infrastructure and technology platform
Company Overview
Symphony stands out as a leading technology platform in the financial services sector, providing secure and compliant market infrastructure solutions to over half a million professionals from more than 1300 market participants globally. The company's competitive edge lies in its ability to standardize, automate, and innovate workflows, as well as its integration of omnichannel interactions across chat, voice, web, and meetings. Additionally, Symphony's commitment to enhancing client engagement and meeting regulatory requirements is evident in its connectivity to various communication platforms like WhatsApp, WeChat, SMS, LINE & Voice.
Data & Analytics
Fintech

Company Stage

Series E

Total Funding

$748M

Founded

2014

Headquarters

New York, New York

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

1%

2 year growth

-1%
Locations
Belfast, UK
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Sales
Communications
Marketing
CategoriesNew
Legal & Compliance
Requirements
  • At least 3 years of post-qualification experience negotiating commercial transactions with a minimum of 1 year of in-house experience
  • Admitted to practice in a UK or European jurisdiction, or the New York Bar
  • Excellent interpersonal, written/verbal communication, analytical, and negotiation skills
  • Proven ability to prioritize, meet deadlines, and adapt to changing priorities in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
Responsibilities
  • Draft, review, and negotiate, and interpret a wide range of contracts with customers, vendors, and other third parties
  • Work closely with Sales to manage requests and inquiries from customers and prospects
  • Become an expert on Symphony’s standard contractual positions, products, commercial model, and business policies to help structure deals
  • Support HR teams on global employment law matters and related activities
  • Assist with integrating commercial operations of newly-acquired products and businesses
  • Provide creative, pragmatic, and effective legal solutions for business stakeholders within tight timelines
  • Provide general legal support on a variety of matters on an as-needed basis, including employment matters, corporate transactions and M&A, privacy, product, intellectual property, marketing, and other laws and regulatory areas that impact Symphony
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with technology-related contracts (e.g., SaaS) strongly recommended. Fintech background is a plus
  • Experience supporting a high-volume, international sales organization
  • Experience working with financial firms and familiarity with financial regulatory regimes
  • Prior experience working on employment law matters with HR teams in the UK and Europe, and/or intellectual property experience is a plus