AM - Legal

AM - Legal

Collabera | Vadodara, GJ, IN

Posted a month ago

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Hi Greeting,

We are currently hiring for the Associate Manager / Manager – Legal profile; this profile is known to have boosted the career trajectory of many people who have worked/ are working with us. Going by my experience and your resume, I am sure you would be a good fit for this role. The detailed job description is shared below. However, it would be great if we can schedule a call to explain the profile in-depth.

Job Title: Associate Manager / Manager – Legal

Job Location: Vadodara, Gujarat

Shift Timings: 12:00 PM to 10:00 PM

About The Role

The incumbent is expected to be a well-qualified and experienced legal professional with substantial knowledge of the IT /ITeS Industry and competent to draft and negotiate varied commercial contracts, provide legal advice & expertise to the leadership team, and understand the legal environment in which the Company operates.

What You'll Do
Provide expert contractual advice, negotiate and draft a wide range of diverse complex contractual agreements based on varied business models with customers, vendors, and partners (Services Agreements, Product and Solution Agreements, Software License Agreements, Software Development, and License Agreements, Cloud Hosting Agreements, Software Partner Agreement, Teaming Agreements, Reseller, and Distribution Agreements, NDAs, Direct Procurement Agreements, Service, Subscription and Maintenance Agreements, SAAS, PAAS Contracts, End-user License Agreement, terms of use, terms for digital business, website terms and conditions, terms and conditions for mobile apps, data protection agreements, etc. in alignment with relevant laws and internal Company Policies and Directives.
Independently handle and coordinate with business units for all types of contractual requirements, legal advice, defining business models, sensitizing on legal risks, implications of new laws, and process requirements.
Work closely with senior stakeholders to advise and support them on deals and provide commercially sound advice while mitigating risks for the Company.
Keep abreast of industry-specific regulations and proactively communicate to stakeholders on laws and regulations that have an impact on them. Specific knowledge of technology and cyber laws, data privacy and protection laws, consumer and product liability laws, and IPR laws is required.
Create playbooks on all essential legal topics for the stakeholders and provide training to them to enable businesses to follow processes for the successful execution of their projects/transactions.
Ensure that contracts and proposals are properly entered into organizational databases and securely maintained.
Identify and implement best practices and projects for the legal team, including those on IT tool requirements, contract management, process improvements, projects having a cross-functional impact, etc.

What You’ll Need
LLB/LLM from a reputed law school or university in India
Minimum 6 to 8 years of relevant experience as an in-house lawyer in a leading IT/Tech MNC with a proven track record in providing legal advice and drafting legal documentation pertaining to commercial technology law areas.
Prior experience in working on International Contracts will be an added advantage
Has strong analytical, drafting, and negotiating skills with an ability to quickly absorb customer requirements, deep dive, into project transactions, and draft appropriate legal documentation
Must be a self-starter by exhibiting high motivation, a sense of urgency, commitment, and ownership
Has the ability to set priorities and comfortably work in an intensely timeline-oriented environment
Has high integrity, collaborative communication, and interpersonal skills
Has a global mindset and experience working with multiple regions and time zones
Should be confident, dynamic, and has a proactive disposition
Possess very good English language skills, spoken as well as written
Work within an inclusive working environment by being a team player
Think “outside of the box” to come up with practical and innovative solutions to legal and business issues
Strategic bent of mind, legal-commercial skills and a very strong business acumen and connect
Be a trusted advisor to the leadership team, therefore prior exposure to working closely with the leadership team will be an added advantage.