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Contracts Counsel Duties: As a front-line negotiator, will find creative solutions that meet both business and compliance needs and ensure that contracts comply with policies and business needs. This position requires coordination with various stakeholders and subject matter experts in various roles, including information security, compliance, operations, product, engineering, and finance to help drive transactions to successful completion. will also maintain and enforce contracting policies, which will involve obtaining and documenting approvals for non-standard terms, advising leadership on contractual terms and risks, and providing education to teams on contract issues. Use your judgment to make sound decisions quickly to facilitate deal execution, while minimizing risk to interests. Assist as needed on other legal matters, including assistance with international expansion and M&A work. Help manage outside counsel and monitor the Legal inbox. Monitor and advise on legal developments relevant to business worldwide.

Qualifications: JD Degree. Active member of a state bar in good standing (Michigan bar strongly preferred). 2 years of experience in a law firm, corporate legal or contracts department. Experience advising or working with venture-backed emerging companies, e-commerce companies or technology is a plus. High level of comfort in a large, complex business environment interacting directly with business and technical colleagues and executive leadership in order to provide succinct, results-oriented advice in connection with contract terms and business policies/practices. Ability to effectively support numerous business units with diverse needs and changing priorities. Excellent contract drafting skills and ability to lead a contract negotiation, understanding how to balance key risks and opportunities to reach a mutually acceptable agreement while maintaining a professional decorum and fostering strong internal and external relationships. Significant experience negotiating critical contract terms, such as Limitations of Liability, Indemnification, Warranties, Termination, Data Security, and Confidentiality.

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