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US Legal Counsel - Sports Media at Better Collective

Better Collective

Full-Time

Mid Level

New York, NY, USA

$74.000 - $110.000

17 Dec → 16 Jan

Expired

Job Description

We are searching for a talented US Legal Counsel to play a strategic role in helping our fast-growing, award-winning company. The ideal candidate will be a commercially aware lawyer with excellent legal knowledge, negotiation skills and a solution-oriented attitude. You’ll be a key member of the team and have the opportunity to make a meaningful impact on company standards and procedures.

As US Legal Counsel in Better Collective, you will be part of a talented, skilled and very ambitious team. You will provide legal guidance to a variety of internal stakeholders and help drive our US legal processes. You will balance commercial and contractual goals with legal and risk factors and work most closely with commercial law, advertising regulations, e-commerce and gambling law. Occasionally, international and domestic travel may be required.

Better Collective is a rapidly growing international company working to give players a better and more secure iGaming experience. Through our products, we are working to create a more transparent and honest business. Our ambition is that quality and innovation must also apply to the iGaming industry and we are determined to set new standards and to take the lead in the market. We are a dynamic, energetic and diverse workplace encouraging an open and informal tone, strong unity and high ambitions.

Job Responsibilities

  • Providing legal support to the Head of Legal - US and US executive management.
  • Driving our US commercial contract lifecycle from negotiation through to contract execution, including affiliate agreements and insertion orders.
  • Develop commercial contracting process and administration.
  • Maintaining a deep understanding of contract templates, contract policy, legal risk and liability, and company position on various matters.
  • Providing support for corporate governance activities as directed by the Head of Legal - US, such as drafting resolutions and preparing board reports.
  • Guiding and advising the US Sites Compliance Assistant on compliance with, and interpretation of, applicable local, state and federal laws and regulations to ensure the compliance of our US-facing websites.
  • Assist with ad hoc projects including M&A, data privacy, intellectual property, consumer law, marketing, technology, digital media, privacy and/or regulatory compliance.
  • Project managing the implementation of legal initiatives and projects.
  • Providing support to the business on other legal matters on an as-needed basis.

Requirements / Qualifications

  • A minimum of 2-4 years experience with a law firm or in-house.

  • Juris Doctor Degree, admission to New York or Florida state bar.

  • Strong legal drafting and contract management skills.

  • Experience in corporate, commercial,media or e-commerce law.

  • Good project management and organizational skills to support a rapidly evolving business.

  • Demonstrated leadership and team-working skills in support of a collaborative environment.

  • An ability to translate complex legal concepts into simple language and clear action plans.

  • An ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment commensurate with specialized legal skills and experience.

  • A positive, can-do attitude and be able to fuel growth and innovation.

  • An ability to multi-task and follow through in a fast-paced and entrepreneurial environment with a strong attention to detail.

  • The ability to adapt and an eagerness to learn.

How To Apply

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