Associate Counsel, Transactions (Procurement)

Job Description

We’re disrupting the transportation world and with that comes the need for more legal clout. We are currently searching for Associate Counsel, Transactions with a procurement focus to join the Uber Legal Team as we scale nationally and globally. You will be based at Uber’s HQ in San Francisco. Do you want to bring your expertise to Uber? Read on…

WHAT YOU’LL DO

  • Work closely with the Transactions legal team to support Uber’s Global Procurement Services group on a wide variety of commercial transactions related to IT, operations, marketing, and facilities operations
  • Handle the review, drafting and negotiation of contracts, including purchase and supply agreements, services agreements, software licenses and cloud services agreements, IT services contracts, marketing and advertising contracts, engineering and other facilities-related agreements
  • Assist Senior Counsel to develop tools to help Uber scale, including developing template agreements and collaborating with Uber’s Global Procurement Services group to help establish processes and policies related to procurement activities
  • Continually review, analyze, and mitigate legal risks for Uber nationally and internationally
  • Provide creative, innovative, and effective legal solutions for business and commercial deals on consistently short timelines

WHAT YOU ARE

  • 2-3 years experience in both a mid to large size law firms and in-house positions. Experience with reviewing, drafting and negotiating commercial contracts, supporting a procurement function is a plus
  • Interested in and familiar with internet and mobile technology, IT systems, international marketing, facilities development and operations, and the procurement functions related to these areas
  • Strong academic credentials and law degree from a top law school
  • Excellent business judgment, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Interest in expanding scope of your practice to other areas of law as part of a growing legal team
  • Enthusiastic about Uber!

PERKS

  • Ground floor opportunity with the team; shape the strategic direction of the company
  • The rare opportunity to change the world such that everyone around you is using the product you built. We’re not just another social web app, we’re moving real people and assets and reinventing transportation and logistics globally
  • Sharp, motivated co-workers in a fun office environment

BENEFITS (US)

  • 401(k) plan, gym reimbursement, nine paid company holidays
  • Full medical/dental/vision package to fit your needs
  • Unlimited vacation policy; work hard and take time when you need it

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