Contentful seeks a sophisticated and business-savvy attorney to serve as Associate General Counsel to lead product, privacy and compliance.
About the opportunity
Reporting to Contentful’s Chief Legal Officer, you will be a member of the Legal leadership team and will work with the Chief Legal Officer to build and scale a world-class legal organization. You will have primary responsibility for building and leading global product, privacy and compliance at Contentful.You will stay informed of peer company best practices and relevant global legal developments, analyzing their applicability to the company's activities and objectives and advising the business on how to promote the company’s goals while complying with applicable regulations. Your leadership and expertise will drive creative, customer-focused, practical and proactive legal guidance.
Contentful is a start-up company where everyone rolls up their sleeves and digs in to work, and this role is no different. You will be a working leader and manager of the team.
What you need to be successful:
This role requires a professional with 15+ years of combined law firm or government and in-house experience. We are looking for a diverse set of candidates who:
What’s in it for you?
Plus, Contentful socks! Oh yeah!
Who are we?
Contentful powers digital experiences for 28% of the Fortune 500 companies and thousands of global brands. Our content platform unifies content in a single hub, structures it for use in any digital channel and integrates seamlessly with hundreds of tools through open APIs. It lets developers and content creators work in parallel, increasing team efficiency and happiness. Companies such as Spotify, Urban Outfitters, Jack in the Box, The British Museum, Xoom and Lenovo use Contentful to build their mobile and web products, voice controlled apps and more.
We’re growing rapidly and are backed by over $150 million in funding from top-tier venture capital firms like Sapphire Ventures, Salesforce Ventures, General Catalyst and Benchmark.
More than 350 people from 70 nations contribute their energy and creativity to Contentful, working from hubs in Berlin and San Francisco and distributed around the world.
“Variety is the spice of life” — and a celebrated component of our culture. At Contentful, we strive to create an inclusive environment that empowers our employees. We believe that our products and services benefit from our diverse backgrounds and experiences and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer: all qualified applicants are considered for positions regardless of race, ethnic origin, gender, age, religion or belief, marital status, gender identification, sexual orientation, veteran status or disability. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records. We look forward to your application!