Legal Counsel
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Cambridge, MA, USA
Experience Level
  • Juris Doctor degree (JD) and actively licensed to practice law in the US
  • Minimum of 7 years' legal experience at a law firm and/or in-house, providing legal support to the business and drafting and negotiating complex contracts including technology licenses
  • Experience with SEC filings and providing securities regulation advice is preferred
  • Excellent legal credentials and strong strategic thinking, business acumen and communication skills working as part of a highly performing and diverse team in various locations (US and international)
  • The skills and EQ to be a valued business-partner working with a broad range of colleagues at all levels of the organization
  • Flexibility to contribute and thrive in a fast-paced, growth-stage company; desire to build and develop a growing company and department
  • A proactive approach to assignments and a willingness to ownership of tasks
  • Adaptability and enthusiasm for new challenges, innate curiosity, and a passion for learning
  • Creative and strategic thinking, willingness to be bold and take risks, and the ability to recognize and learn from failure
  • A collaborative mindset that is open to giving and receiving ideas, perspectives, and feedback
  • Ability to work both independently and deliver on responsibilities within a highly collaborative environment
  • Ability to work confidentially and responsibly on sensitive issues at all levels within an organization
  • Advanced skills with Google suite and Microsoft 360 and the ability to learn new legal department applications
  • Work directly with internal and external partners, vendors and customers and others to draft, manage, and negotiate contracts and agreements
  • Collaborate with executive and senior team members to provide support in delivering contractual transactions including technology licenses, service agreement, and financial transactions
  • Provide advice and professional guidance on risks related to the company operations and suitability of contracts toward the attainment of company goals
  • Draft and verify all documents and contracts to ensure they meet high levels of quality and accuracy with high level of attention to detail
  • Support the development of internal policies and guidelines
  • Partner with the Chief Legal Officer and the Executive team to engage in strategic opportunities and projects
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience in biotechnology or other life sciences field is a plus, particularly in the agriculture sector
Inari Agriculture

201-500 employees

Plant breeding technology company
Company Overview
Inari is on a mission to transform agriculture and its impact on society and the environment. Inari's platform combines biological and data sciences to create approaches that significantly reduce the land, water, and other inputs required to produce food and feed.
  • Health insurance package
  • Flexible PTO
  • 401k plan
  • Performance Bonus
  • Commuter Checks & Assistance
  • Company Social Events
  • Free Lunch or Snacks
Company Core Values
  • Ambitiously grounded: We embrace challenges and are willing to take risks to deliver high impact results.
  • Collaborative innovators: We are curious explorers who believe collaboration can overcome limitations and expedite success.
  • Stewards of our planet: We hold ourselves accountable for the footprint that we create and strive to protect the earth for future generations.