Director, Legal Affairs

Director of Legal Affairs
Boston, MA or Lebanon, NH

Responsibilities
 
Appcast is looking for a Director of Legal Affairs to manage all legal matters and advise on the best legal strategy to achieve the most efficient and positive outcomes. This person will create lucrative, lasting and efficient legal agreements, this position will be responsible for reading, briefing, drafting and editing contracts of varying natures. They will also assure that clients follow proper credit application procedures, credit processing is correct and efficient, and that issues with credit are dealt with expediently and professionally. 

  • Analyzing incoming agreements from existing and potential clients, vendors, contractors and service providers
  • Drafting agreements, notices and other correspondence for the creation, continuation and dissolution of business ventures
  • Editing legal documents and correspondence to suit applications and reflect the positions and voice of the management team
  • Working closely with various divisions to create legal solutions to solve complex business problems
  • Maintaining a database containing all legal documents for management reference and other business needs
  • Communicating with outside legal teams and management when necessary for larger litigation, business organization and similar matters
  • Creating and maintaining policies of compliance and best practices to adhere to domestic and international laws, regulations and industry standards

Our Ideal Candidate

  • 5+ as a legal professional
  • 2+ years practicing law at a top law firm or in-house in technology
  • Juris Doctor degree from accredited law school
  • Currently admitted to State Bar
  • Must have strong background in dealing with contracts and transactions
  • Strong understanding and technical vocabulary and the ability to communicate and translate between legal issues and business concerns
  • Experience in data privacy and security law
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities, along with an ability to collaborate cross-functionally and learn quickly
  • Must be detail-oriented, exceptionally organized, and have the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced work environment
  • Understanding of the legal-tech landscape

Benefits

  • Competitive base salary and company bonus plan
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Fast-paced, fun and energetic sales and marketing-centric company
  • Health & dental benefits
 
About Appcast
 
Founded in 2014 and headquartered near Dartmouth College in New Hampshire, Appcast has become one of the fastest growing technology companies in New England. Our programmatic recruitment marketing suite is transforming how leading employers, ad agencies and job boards find and attract talent. 

On July 1, 2019, Appcast was acquired by StepStone. StepStone, a subsidiary of Axel Springer SE, is the leading ‘jobs’ classified business in Europe. Appcast is their 1st major investment in the US market.

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