Founded in 2015, Even Financial, a NYC based FinTech company, is the leading search, comparison & recommendation engine for financial services. Leveraging Big Data & Machine Learning, Even partners with the top financial institutions & channel partners (e.g. TransUnion, The Penny Hoarder, MoneyUnder30, Empower, Tally) to surface the richest, most comprehensive list of personalized financial services for consumers (including loans, life insurance, credit cards, deposits & more), utilizing its robust yet simple API. Even is proven to lower the cost of acquisition, improve monetization, monitor compliance & deliver transparency at scale.
The Even platform serves as a trusted intermediary for financial institutions - including Prosper, LendingClub, & Marcus by Goldman Sachs - that finds consumers through its vast network of channel partners & distributes their products digitally.
We are looking for an experienced & energetic legal counsel to join our team & provide support to a fast-paced technology company, reporting to the Head of Governance & Security. The Governance & Security team, which includes Compliance & Legal, is a collaborative group responsible for supporting all teams throughout the organization to ensure they have the resources they need to be successful while likewise protecting Even Financial's core values & interests.
This is an on the ground opportunity where you will have responsibility for establishing & growing our legal operations & practice in house. As a team player, you will be responsible for supporting all teams throughout the organization to ensure they have the resources they need to be successful. You will participate in projects to improve our legal infrastructure, work-flow, & processes. You will need to be proficient at managing complex commercial transactions, specifically having experience negotiating enterprise-level SaaS agreements. In addition to serving as our internal legal voice of authority, you will also be responsible for managing our network of outside counsel in collaboration with key stakeholders at Even. Above all, you will bring a business-oriented, practical mindset to solving problems while delivering legal advice. You will be responsible for assisting on drafting, reviewing, negotiating, & advising on a variety of agreements, corporate matters & relationships. We are looking for an attorney with experience in the advertising, internet, or software sectors (preferably fintech or financial); software licensing, internet marketing & regulatory law experience a plus.