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Full-Time

Counsel – AI

Innovation & Trust, Commercial & Procurement

Posted on 6/21/2024

OpenTable

OpenTable

1,001-5,000 employees

Restaurant reservation and management software

Consumer Goods

Compensation Overview

$140k - $165kAnnually

+ Annual Cash Bonus

Senior

Remote in USA

Category
AI Research
AI & Machine Learning
Legal
Contract Management
Legal & Compliance
Required Skills
Sales
Communications
Requirements
  • JD from a nationally or internationally-recognized law school
  • Admission to a State Bar
  • Minimum of 4-5 years’ experience reviewing complex contracts and working directly with partners throughout an organization including commercial sales, real estate, product, and engineering, preferably within a technology company
  • Proven track record of building trusted relationships with internal business stakeholders
  • Humble and egoless team player with a sense of levity and humor
  • Ability to review, analyze, draft and negotiate complex contractual terms
  • Strong communication skills, and the ability to communicate and explain complex legal issues to various business partners
  • Forward-thinking legal technologist passionate about artificial intelligence and its integration within a legal department
  • Ability to navigate technical details and quickly learn and adopt new technologies
  • Exceptional facility with spotting issues, assessing and communicating risks, making common-sense decisions in the face of ambiguity, and finding flexible/creative solutions to achieve business goals
  • Ability to balance multiple matters simultaneously and to respond quickly to shifting priorities under tight deadlines
  • Highly motivated and resourceful with the ability to work proactively and independently
  • Excellent judgment, high integrity, and strong verbal and written communication skills, interpersonal skills, and a “can-do” attitude
  • Adaptability and openness to taking on tasks in new or unfamiliar areas of the law
  • Language skills and/or multijurisdictional experience a plus (but not required)
Responsibilities
  • Draft, review and negotiate inbound and outbound agreements, including client and partnership commercial agreements, licensing, real estate leases and ancillary documents, vendor agreements (IT, SaaS, services, sales, product), and other agreements
  • Provide sound and timely advice to business partners regarding legal and other risks and recommending strategic solutions and alternatives
  • Embrace, learn, apply, and champion AI tools in an in-house legal department
  • Enable adoption of AI tools to improve efficiencies and ensure compliance with legal, regulatory, contractual, and security requirements
  • Lead, coordinate, and improve internal AI usage review processes and educate our team and employees on technical, legal, and regulatory developments
  • Research and advise on unique legal issues impacting the companies
  • Conduct thorough review and analysis on various product and features initiatives and craft guidance to ensure compliance with legal and regulatory requirements
  • Provide legal counsel on a variety of topics as the need arises

OpenTable, part of Booking Holdings, offers an expansive environment rooted in technology and innovation, making it an excellent workplace for individuals passionate about impacting the dining experience globally. By providing comprehensive restaurant reservation software that supports over 55,000 establishments worldwide, employees enjoy a vibrant, collaborative culture dedicated to streamlining the dining-out process. Working at this company means contributing to a leading platform that consistently enhances the way diners discover and interact with restaurants, ensuring a superior user experience and boosting restaurant operations.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

$50.9M

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

1998

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

2%

1 year growth

4%

2 year growth

9%