Senior Legal Counsel (F/M/X)

Permanent contract
Salary: €58K to 70K
Occasional remote


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The position

Job description

As a key player of the legal Department, you will play a transversal and strategic role.

You will advise Product managers on a constantly-evolving portfolio of product offerings and will act as a business partner for sales and Marketing teams.

You will create engaging user experiences for our clients whilst ensuring everything is compliant with the applicable laws.

Your missions

Your main missions will be the following:

Create compelling risk-managed user experiences and play a strategic role in ensuring that :

  • our products/Platform align with regulations applicable during the product development, launch and post-launch phases.
  • our contracts template, business models, offers, communication and marketing campaigns align with regulations applicable.
  • the processing of personal data of our prospects, clients and users is compliant with all regulations and their rights are protected.

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.

Create and update Terms and Conditions templates for our products, websites, apps, or other technology, applicable in France, Germany and Italy.

Analyze, negotiate, draft and review suppliers and partners’ contracts related to the Yousign platform and business.

Monitor laws, regulations and case law in the technology, digital and Saas sectors that are applicable in France, Germany and Italy (with assistance of local law firms) and elaborate notes on said regulations and laws.

Develop and promote Yousign’s digital strategy, in tight collaboration with other lawyers & other cross teams (security, tech, design, marketing, etc.) to preserve Yousign’s sustainable and innovative ecosystem

Work with internal stakeholders to document decisions and processes.

Assist in drafting playbooks, policies, procedures and internal training.

Deal with disputes related to our platform and product

Your Profile

Feel like applying ? Here are the main skills that will help you thrive as Yousign's next Senior Legal Counsel (F/M/X) :

  • You’ve graduated with a French Master in business Law.
  • You have ideally 5 or 6 years of experience in the “Information and Communication Technologies” (ICT) sector and Saas companies.
  • You are an expert and have extensive experience of European privacy laws and regulations.
  • You have extensive knowledge and experience of contract and business laws, and are known for your negotiating skills.
  • You are used to working at the crossroads of the law and new technology.
  • You are fluent in French and English as a professional business language. (German or Italian, are a plus as we are growing internationally).
  • You are able to work independently but also to interact successfully with all levels of a company.
  • You know how to prioritize and to adapt to a demanding environment.
  • You have a spirit of analysis and synthesis but also know how to be creative.
  • You are ready to work in an innovative European company and like working in a fast-paced environment.

What you will find at Yousign :

  • A dynamic scale-up that puts Product first
  • A management style that encourages autonomy and cohesion, through common Objectives and Key Results (OKR)
  • Top-notch work culture and methods
  • Caring and challenging work environment
  • Regular team events and an annual company meeting
  • Numerous perks & benefits, such as: solidarity day offered, remote equipment, great mutual and provident insurance, learning & talent development advantages, CSE, and more!

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