Counsel – Policy
Posted on 4/1/2024
Airbnb

10,001+ employees

Online marketplace for people to list, discover, and book accommodations
Company Overview
Airbnb's mission is to create a world where anyone can belong anywhere and we are focused on creating an end-to-end travel platform that will handle every part of your trip. The company is building a worldwide timeshare marketplace.
Consumer Goods

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$10B

Founded

2007

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

0%

2 year growth

3%
Locations
Remote in USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Public Policy
CategoriesNew
Legal
Risk & Compliance
Legal & Compliance
Requirements
  • Barred in a US state, preferably CA, or eligible to register as California Registered In-House Counsel.
  • JD and 5-8 years of relevant experience advising companies on federal, state and local legislation and regulations (e.g., risk assessment, legislative drafting, legislative amendments, regulatory compliance solutions, advocacy materials, etc.).
  • Rigorous analytical skills with the ability to condense complex legal advice into clear and succinct oral and written advice.
  • Pragmatic and self motivated team player who has a flexible and proactive mindset. Someone with a proven ability to work both collaboratively and autonomously, who thrives in fast-paced, dynamic environments, and is comfortable with change, ambiguity, and risk.
  • Comfort with making decisive risk-based decisions, often urgently and independently. Someone who is curious, resourceful, and a self-starter.
  • A solid working knowledge of the Airbnb platform, evolving product lines, and competitive landscape. A passion for our business with a strong knowledge and keen interest in travel.
  • Empathetic with strong ethical judgment. Someone who identifies strongly with Airbnb’s core values and whose approach to work embodies those values.
Responsibilities
  • Advise Airbnb’s Public Policy function as they advance policy and regulatory priorities including providing legislative counseling, legal analysis, strategic planning guidance, and tactical solutions.
  • Become a trusted partner across Public Policy, Regulatory Product, and Business teams by providing focused and pragmatic advice on the implementation and impact of laws to product, business, and other relevant company teams.
  • Represent Airbnb in discussions with legislators and regulators regarding proposed and existing regulations affecting the business.