Intuit Assistant General Counsel in Mountain View, California

Description

 

Intuit’s Legal Compliance & Policy team is tasked with building, protecting and expanding Intuit's competitive advantage and customer experience. We intelligently manage risk, shaping strategy to drive better business decisions for our internal and external environment.  

 

Our in-house legal team is part of an innovation and technology driven company providing online and desktop small business, accounting, tax and personal financial management software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions, platforms and cloud computing services.

 

 

Responsibilities:

 

We are seeking an attorney to provide strategic legal support for U.S. and global commercial transactions, marketing/consumer protection and other matters.

 

This person will drive clear, strategic recommendations and actionable solutions to meet business objectives. Responsibilities include structuring, drafting, negotiating and supporting complex, time-sensitive, commercial transactions.  The role requires consistently anticipating and proposing mitigation strategies to address risks in contractual, regulatory, privacy, compliance, and financial and related areas.  Contracts include strategic alliances, new business models, in-bound and out-bound technology, international transactions, highly regulated partnering such as financial institutions, and marketing and sales agreements. 

 

This person will collaborate, lead and coach teams, create and implement critical guidelines, processes, training, and best practices to enable timely and smart decisions for company growth. 

 

This role will support multiple business units located in the United States and in our global operations.  Some work may involve other time zones and some travel may be required. 

 

This position includes supporting our marketing and sales organizations to advise on marketing claims, programs and campaigns such as print, radio and TV ads for small business and consumers, online, in-product offers, contests and sweepstakes, rebates. 

Qualifications

 

  • Minimum 7-10 years of experience in-house and/or top-tier law firm primarily in licensing and commercial transactions for software, SaaS, complex strategic alliances

  • Significant experience in the following substantive areas of law: commercial transactions, software, technology / IP licensing, consumer protection, privacy and data protection

  • Knowledge of consumer protection, marketing and advertising law is a plus, including social media and mobile marketing

  • Ability to perform with minimal supervision on all legal support and project responsibilities

  • Experience providing global legal support and international contracting

  • Strategic, detail oriented, yet able to see the big picture and comfortable balancing risk and opportunity with a get-to-yes mindset to enable smart decisions

  • Superior communication, drafting and negotiation skills.

  • A strong leader and influencer capable of succinctly framing complex legal and business issues to drive positive change, with all levels including senior leaders

  • Excellent training and project management skills

  • Strong technology and financial institutions business acumen is a plus

Company Overview:

 

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability