Description:

Why This Role is Exciting
As Commercial Counsel at AuditBoard, you will report directly to AuditBoard’s Head of Legal as an integral member of AuditBoard’s expanding legal team. Your role will be responsible for independently leading legal negotiations with customers and providing general guidance on various transactions including subscription agreements, vendor agreements, and partner agreements. You will also have the opportunity to shape key initiatives designed to streamline AuditBoard’s contracting process as the company scales.

Attributes for a Successful Candidate
  • 5+ years of in-house transactional experience in a role that requires direct interaction with potential customers, vendors, partners, and internal stakeholders and executives from sales to information security
  • 3+ years of experience negotiating SaaS agreements, Amendments, and Order Forms with enterprise customers
  • Understanding of full contract lifecycle from NDA to internal approvals through conclusion of signature process
  • CIPP/E or CIPP/US certification or knowledge of relevant data privacy laws and regulations, including GDPR, CCPA, and HIPAA
  • Exceptional organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Critical thinker and problem solver
  • Proficiency editing and managing contracts using both Microsoft Office and Google product Suites
  • Growth mindset, enjoys working in a fast-paced environment and managing multiple concurrent projects and tasks to completion within the required time frame
  • Team mentality with the flexibility to address unique issues in real-time and the awareness to know when to bring in others
  • Licensed to practice law and in good standing in state of residence (preferably California)*
  • AuditBoard will also consider highly qualified non-attorneys who otherwise meet the other qualifications above for a senior non-attorney role. Please apply if you think you might be a fit!