Corporate Counsel at Vertex, Inc.

Vertex, Inc.

Full-Time

Mid Level

King of Prussia, PA, USA

$94.000 - $120.000

29 Dec → 28 Jan

Job Description

This position is responsible for providing counsel and guidance to senior management to ensure that the organization’s interests are protected and promoted in the negotiation of cusomter contracts for SaaS and on-premise software sales. Partner with business operations and identify, analyze and resolve complex legal issues to mitigate legal and operational risk to the organization.

Job Responsibilities

  • Review and negotiate customer contracts on software and SaaS offerings including data protection obligations
  • Assist in tracking latest changes in data protection legislation
  • Assist customer support function in analyzing risk and dispute resolution
  • Participate in other projects or duties.
  • Review and provide input on press releases and other marketing materials.

Requirements / Qualifications

  • Basic knowledge in general commercial contracting, intellectual property, SaaS and software licensing, and data protection laws.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, experience in drafting documents and negotiation

  • Abiltiy to deliver business-focused results through effective legal risk analysis.

  • Ability to manage job-related and personal stress effectively

  • Ability to maintain expected attendance at work.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office packages and Salesforce

  • Ability to listen and understand information and communicate the same.

  • Interpersonal and presentation skills, along with the ability to communicate effectively with others at all levels of the organization

  • Negotiating skills with both legal and commercial issues

  • Ability to establish and maintain strong relationships within the organization’s legal department and across all businesses

  • Ability to work independently with little or no supervision.

  • Must possess good organizational skills.

  • Must be results oriented, customer focused, and exhibit good interpersonal skills.

Benefits/What We offer

  • Juris Doctor

  • Admitted to a recognized bar

  • In-house with major law firm experience

  • Or equivalent combination of education and/or experience

How To Apply

Apply through LegalJobs.

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