Ankorstore

Ankorstore

Legal Manager

  • Permanent contract 
  • Paris

The company

Ankorstore

Ankorstore

    The job

    Legal Manager

    • Permanent contract 
    • Paris

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    About

    At Ankorstore, we don’t want to live in a world where the only option for shopping would be Amazon. We believe local independent retailers have a huge impact on the soul of the cities and villages we live in and we are convinced they can flourish if they are provided with great tools & great purchasing conditions. That is why we have built a marketplace connecting the most authentic European brands to thousands of independent retailers. We are proud to serve every day these amazing entrepreneurs who are making our life enjoyable.

    Job description

    As our first dedicated legal hire, you will be responsible for bringing our legal function in-house. As part of your role, you’ll be working closely with people across the company as well as a network of external advisors. Your responsibilities will cover:

    1- Business Affairs:

    • Manage our T&C across our different geographies to ensure we are compliant with local regulations: work with our Product & Tech team to implement required changes identified as part of your work
    • Support our business team by providing them with legal advices & documentation (Commercial contracts, NDA, Advice on Payment Terms questions etc.)
    • Review products, features, and initiatives to provide advice consistent with legal and regulatory obligations of Ankorstore in multiple jurisdictions

    2- Corporate:

    • Manage corporate legal matters (General Assembly, Stock Options Plan, fundraising support, Board minutes)
    • Oversee all legal aspects of expanding in new countries by liaising with local legal counsels for the incorporation of new entities

    3- Privacy:

    • As DPO you will set up internal data protection policy and help us improve our management of potentially sensitive information
    • Ensure the company’s policy is in accordance with General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

    4- IP:

    • Manage copywriting and image rights topics for the company
    • Legal Department Infrastructure:
    • Build a scalable legal infrastructure & team to cover our legal needs across geographies as we expand the business across Europe

    Preferred experience

    The experience we require:

    • You have at least 7 years of experience in a legal role
    • Strong academic credentials and master’s in French or European law
    • Your work experience includes legal support to a tech company in a multitude of jurisdictions in Europe with a focus on business law matters
    • You are a fluent in English & French (mandatory)

    The 3 most important qualities to succeed in this role:

    • Rigorous
    • Ability to provide pragmatic, simple, and business-oriented legal advice under tight timeframes
    • Strong management skills (both of external partners and employees)

    Other qualities that would add value:

    • Strong project management skills
    • Experience in B2B
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

    Benefits & location:

    • Working with a very ambitious & mission driven team backed by powerful VCs (Index Ventures, Tiger Global, Bain Capital, GFC, Alven, Aglae)
    • Location can be anywhere as long as we have access to a great talent pool of international talents
    • Competitive package & stock options

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