Associate Commercial Counsel

Remote, United States
Legal /
Full-time /
Remote
THE CHALLENGE
In the last decade, Eventbrite has grown from a small US company to a complex NYSE-listed global business, providing services in nearly 180 countries and multiple offices worldwide. We are continually building momentum and reaching higher. The legal team is partnering closely with our partners across the company as they pursue revenue opportunities and invest in our platform.We’re looking for a talented and collaborative Associate Commercial Counsel to manage a diverse set of stakeholders and deal structures in our vendor, customer, and partner contracts. 

THE TEAM
We are a small (but growing!) legal team with a collegial atmosphere and a commitment to learning and development. The members of the Eventbrite legal team are trusted partners to the entire company, providing practical business-oriented guidance that protects our company as it grows and evolves. As a member of the legal team, you’ll have the opportunity to actively contribute to that growth while tackling a wide variety of legal issues. Your job will matter, and you will never be bored.

THE ROLE
Eventbrite is seeking a highly motivated team player with a passion for technology commercial contracts to serve as Associate Commercial Counsel. Days are fast-paced and action-packed, and the ideal candidate will be eager to roll up their sleeves and problem-solve on matters of all kinds, but focusing primarily on drafting and negotiating contracts and managing contract processes. The position is highly cross-functional, partnering closely with business units across the company, including sales, finance, engineering,marketing, policy, and more.

YOU WILL

    • Draft, review and negotiate vendor, customer, and partner agreements and templates
    • Provide legal counsel regarding contractual rights and contract issues
    • Develop and maintain playbooks, processes and procedures to increase team scalability, efficiency, and compliance
    • Optimize the way our team uses tools  
    • Coordinate and manage internal projects, trainings, processes, and drive cross-functional efforts to successful completion
    • Provide practical legal support across the company for new initiatives, including drafting of terms and analysis of legal risks and requirements
    • Conduct legal research and remain up-to-date on relevant commercial, regulatory and industry developments to ensure an ongoing ability to provide excellent legal advice

THE SKILL SET

    • J.D. degree and membership in at least one state bar
    • 2-3 years of combined legal experience at a global law firm and/or in-house legal department at a technology company
    • A confident, effective, and positive negotiator who can lead the process, focus on important issues, and efficiently bring deals to a favorable closeIntellectual flexibility and business-oriented attitude
    • Creative and practical legal counselor who can communicate information accurately and completely, while being concise and digestible for non-lawyers
    • Ability to organize, prioritize and manage deadlines in a fast-paced and demanding work environment
    • Thoughtful and persuasive interpersonal skills and ability to build and maintain strong working relationships
    • Demonstrates ownership, problem-solving, and initiative
    • Collaborative team player combined with ability to work independently and exercise sound judgment
    • Very important to enjoy being part of a team and to enjoy practicing law

BONUS POINTS

    • Understanding of transactions involving recoupable payments and secured transactions
    • Understanding of insurance: event cancellation, general liability, cyber liability, E&O
    • Basic understanding of regulation and policy related to product development, market expansion, and content moderation International experience
    • Active Eventbrite user with a passion for live events
The wage range for this role takes into account the wide range of factors that are considered in making compensation decisions including but not limited to skill sets; experience and training; licensure and certifications; and other business and organizational needs. The disclosed range estimate has not been adjusted for the applicable geographic differential associated with the location at which the position may be filled. At Eventbrite, it is not typical for an individual to be hired at or near the top of the range for their role and compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range is $91,300 to $146,120. You may also be eligible to participate in Eventbrite’s incentive program(s) (such as equity, annual incentive bonus and commission plans), subject to the applicable rules and restrictions.

WHAT WE OFFER

We are committed to providing competitive, valuable and meaningful benefits for our Britelings

We work hard to cultivate a diverse, equitable and inclusive culture where Britelings feel like they belong. 
Employees can participate in resource groups and we offer programming throughout the year to support a diverse and inclusive workplace.  Read more about our Diversity and Inclusion work for our team, culture, and community.

We offer comprehensive benefits and a wellness package above and beyond standard medical benefits to support our Britelings’ lifestyle.
Eventbrite's global benefit programs are designed to meet you where you are by offering resources and support for your health, well-being, finances, and family. This includes support in a remote/hybrid environment, wellness allowance, Carrot family planning benefit, Origin Financial Planning service, and other offerings to ease the mind and body like Modern Health and BriteBreaks (generally the first Friday of every month off).

ABOUT EVENTBRITE
Eventbrite is a global self-service ticketing, marketing, and experience technology platform that serves a consumers and event creators in nearly 180 countries. Since inception, Eventbrite has been at the center of the experience economy, transforming the way people organize and attend events. With over 280 million tickets distributed for over 5 million total events in 2022, Eventbrite is where people all over the world discover new things to do or new ways to do more of what they love. Learn more at www.eventbrite.com.

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Eventbrite is committed to equality of opportunity for all staff, and applications from all suitably qualified individuals are encouraged, regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships. 

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