Legal Manager - Business & Marketing (F/M/X)


Legal Manager - Business & Marketing (F/M/X)

The company



  • SaaS / Cloud Services
  • From 50 to 250 employees

The job

Legal Manager - Business & Marketing (F/M/X)

This position was filled!

Who are they?

At Yousign, we are reinventing the electronic signature experience with a fast, legal, secure and 100% European SaaS solution. 🖊⚡

Founded in 2013 by Luc Pallavidino and Antoine Louiset in Caen, our scale-up is now present in France 🇫🇷, Italy 🇮🇹 and Germany 🇩🇪 !

Our goal? To become the European leader in electronic signatures by enabling freelancers and SMBs, to simplify
their workflows. 🤸♀️

🚀 In order to achieve this…

  • 2019: we integrated into the eFounders, one of the best SaaS start-up studios in Europe,
  • 2021: we raised 30 million euros from the eFounders and Lead Edge Capital, famous for having invested in
    BlaBlaCar, Asana, Zoom, Spotify and Uber.

We offer two e-signature solutions:

  • a web app, ready to use and accessible from anywhere,
  • an API (Application Program Interface), which can be easily integrated into business softwares

At this time, Yousign is :

  • more than 200 yousigners in our offices in Paris and Caen, or in full-remote (+40% are working remotely) 👦 💻
  • more than 12,000 customers who trust us on a daily basis 🤝
  • over 4 million signatures every month 🔝
  • An impressive annual growth rate, which makes us the most successful e-signature scale-up in Europe 🇪🇺
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Job description

Reporting to the General Counsel, you will work closely as a business partner with our teams such as Sales, Customer Success and Marketing.

As a Legal Manager :

  • You will be in charge of all questions on Yousign’s contractual activity, mainly draft, review, and negotiate agreements with customers, resellers and suppliers,
  • You will advise on contract interpretation, dispute resolution and other legal risks, in close partnership with our sales team and other relevant stakeholders,
  • You will be a real business enabler by providing templates, playbooks and processes,
  • You will participate in the development and implementation of a legal strategy to reduce the risk of disputes and litigations while helping us maintain our value for customer service,
  • You will set up a contract performance strategy,
  • You will develop and communicate practical materials, you will conduct training sessions on contract negotiation, contractual processes and best practices.
  • You will use innovative techniques such as Legal Design, and translate legal language into clear business language,
  • You will enter a phase of structuring the legal team and will take part in strategic missions for the future organization of your team,
  • You will be the manager of the Business legal team and manage one contract manager.

Preferred experience

Your Profile:

  • You’ve graduated with a French Master of Law,
  • You have more than 5 years of experience in a legal department, handling contract management,
  • You’ve already worked in a BtoB SaaS company,
  • You are expert in french & international contract law and are known for your negotiating skills,
  • You’re familiar with CLM tools (bonus points, if you’ve already mastered Salesforce and new digital tools such as Slack & Notion),
  • You are fluent in French and speak English as a professional business language. (German or Italian, are a plus as we are growing internationally),
  • You love working in a fast-paced dynamic environment and know how to prioritize and to adapt to a demanding environment.

Your Mindset:

  • You are a team player,
  • You are a leader,
  • You have a thirst for learning,
  • You are a cultivator for growth, meaning
  • You are efficiency focused
  • You are data focused
  • You have great communication skills
  • You are agile
  • You are empathic and understanding of others’ needs
  • You are kind, fun and want to join a team that is the same!

What’s In It For You:

  • CDI contract
  • A management method that promotes empowerment
  • Autonomy in the development of your own ideas
  • ESOP package
  • Meal vouchers (Swile Card) for a healthy lunch everyday :)
  • Regular off-sites and team building exercises promised
  • Top-class premises in the centre of Paris and Caen, as well as the possibility of working remotely!
  • A genuine remote working culture

Why Yousign?

We’re down-to-earth: We all make mistakes. Own your mistakes, share them, learn from them and continuously improve

We trust: Trust is everything - whether that be within our company or with our clients - it’s in our DNA

We strive for excellence: We set high standards for our colleagues and ourselves. The “extra mile” is shorter when we walk it together

We value joy: We cannot achieve long term success without joy in our work. This journey is not a sprint, but a marathon

Your team

As a legaltech, the Legal team is at the center of all matters at Yousign and works with all teams as a business partner and growth support.

It is currently composed of:

  • Camille, General counsel
  • Diane, Legal Manager - Compliance & Regulatory Affairs
  • Sarah, Legal Counsel - Product & Digital Compliance
  • Adrien, Legal Counsel - Product & Digital Compliance
  • Brahim, Contract Manager

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