Legal Counsel - Global Tech Company

Core role


The role will be supported by the existing Legal Counsel - Media Product & Partnerships, and work closely with the wider legal team, in particular their specialist Privacy lawyers and client-facing lawyers to build and roll-out a risk-based framework to address a wide range of legal risks in their catalogue of software products and services.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be the go-to point of contact in Legal for our Solutions and Product teams in building and refining our software products and services for our customer data division
  • Support our Legal Counsel - Media Product in their equivalent role for our media division
  • Pro-actively identify material legal and compliance risks and recommend/implement changes to mitigate/manage these risks appropriately using strong judgement and commercial acumen
  • Champion, refine, and iterate our product risk prioritisation framework
  • Support our privacy risk management framework and related business initiatives
  • Help design, execute and champion an IP management framework across our global business
  • Draft and advise on all legal issues in our software product end user documentation e.g. privacy notices, end user terms and conditions
  • Maintain and expand where appropriate our internal client contract templates and playbooks
  • Support our global client-facing lawyers as product and service SME in client negotiations
  • Lead and negotiate deals with software and other partners to distribute our products and services (resellers, VARs and similar), collaborating with colleagues in our global Legal team
  • Assist in the implementation of global compliance policies, procedures and training on related regulatory, legal and business matters
  • Maintain management information including backlog and work trackers
  • Report on company performance directly to Chief Legal Officer, senior leadership teams, the company Board and company parent
  • Work closely with all other members of our Legal team, Infosec Team and Core Privacy Team

If you are interested in this position, please apply.

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