Associate General Counsel, Finance

| Greater Denver Area
About Boom Supersonic

Boom Supersonic is the Denver-based company redefining commercial flight by bringing supersonic flight back to the skies with Overture. This historic airliner is designed and committed to industry-leading standards of speed, safety, and sustainability. Boom’s vision is to bring families, businesses, and cultures closer together through supersonic travel and make the world dramatically more accessible.

Boom is the first commercial airplane manufacturer to commit to a carbon-neutral flight test program and to build sustainability into its entire aircraft program. The company is backed by world-class investors and has 30 aircraft on pre-order. Founded in 2014, Boom has assembled a team of over 150 full-time employees who have made contributions to over 220 air and spacecraft programs.
 
Are you passionate about building the supersonic future? Help us make aviation history.

Role Overview: 

The Boom Legal and Policy team is looking for an Associate General Counsel to assist the company in building out our in-house legal organization. This attorney will lead a range of projects and initiatives to support the finance organization, and provide strategic guidance to the company on various corporate legal matters.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide counsel to company leadership to drive strategic business and legal initiatives across aspects of the growing business including finance and business development. 
  • Advise executive team on corporate strategy, SEC requirements and corporate governance.
  • Support corporate secretary function with respect to governance and board of directors oversight.
  • Design and implement policies, procedures and controls required for corporate compliance.
  • Assist in the drafting, review, negotiation and interpretation of a wide variety of commercial agreements; licensing; information technology; marketing; and services agreements.
  • Advise investor relations, corporate and product communications, and corporate financial reporting functions on disclosure and securities matters.
  • Assist in the preparation and review of press releases, investor presentations and management presentations, including the review of all earnings releases and related scripts.
  • Assist with various equity and debt financings and provide legal support to the treasury function.
  • Draft corporate governance materials, including resolutions, minutes, and other materials for meetings of the board and its committees.
  • Assist with the drafting and negotiation of M&A transaction agreements and manage all legal aspects of acquisition or disposition transactions.
  • Assist Boom’s legal team as needed on miscellaneous legal matters. 
  • Provide utmost confidentiality in all business-related matters.

Requirements:

  • A minimum of 5 years of experience with emphasis on corporate or contract law.
  •  Juris Doctorate (JD) from an ABA-approved law school.
  • Active membership in good standing of the bar of any U.S. jurisdiction.
  • Experience working with both private and public companies throughout their corporate life cycle. 
  • Deep knowledge of securities law and corporate governance best practices for public companies.
  • Proven thought leadership with strong organizational skills and business judgment.
  • Highly proactive self-starter.
  • Aptitude for maintaining strong working internal cross-functional relationships.
  • Adaptable, resourceful, flexible, and creativeStrong communication skills, presence, decisiveness, and poise.
  • Excellent written communication skills.

Salary:

  • Salary Range for this position is $175,000-$220,000 and is based upon years of experience that is commensurate with the level of the position.

To conform to U.S. Government aerospace technology export regulations (ITAR and EAR), applicant must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State. Learn more about ITAR here (https://www.pmddtc.state.gov/?id=ddtc_public_portal_itar_landing)


Boom is an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.


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An Insider's view of Boom Supersonic

What’s the vibe like in the office?

The high quality team at Boom is what really sets the vibe for the office. I’ve never worked with so many smart, talented, and passionate people. The best part though, is the incredibly collaborative approach that the entire team takes to solving problems and building a product. There is no “stay out of my sandbox” mentality.

Erin

Lead Engineer, Flight Controls

What kinds of technical challenges do you and your team face?

New technical challenges arise daily with solutions fueled by motivated engineers. Talented and energetic employees are the norm, many of them early in their careers, all of whom are eager to learn, willing to think differently, get their hands dirty, and work together to send supersonic aircraft screaming through the sky.

Bill

Principal Stress Analyst

How has your career grown since starting at the company?

Prior to starting at Boom, I worked at a global OEM. What I love most about this company is its focus on cross-collaboration, and how all the departments work together as a true, interdisciplinary team. Learning new things each day from innovative, inspiring coworkers has helped transform me into a better, more diverse engineer.

Teagan

Materials & Process Engineer

What’s the vibe like in the office?

The vibe around the facility is a night and day experience compared to the aviation site I used to work at. Everyone from the CEO on down is hyper approachable seemingly every day. Here at Boom, we believe in hard work. We also believe in the concept of having a life outside of the good work we do here.

Nick

Shipping and Receiving Manager

What are Boom Supersonic Perks + Benefits

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Volunteers of America, Local Food/Toy Drives, Partnerships with local School Districts
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Daily sync
Team owned deliverables
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Mean gender pay gap below 10%
Diversity Employee Resource Groups
Women's Networking Group
Hiring Practices that Promote Diversity
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Onsite Gym
Team workouts
Boom's fitness initiatives include In-office yoga and running club.
Mental Health Benefits
Employee Assistance Program
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Company Equity
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Family Medical Leave
Company sponsored family events
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Company Outings
Free Daily Meals
Game Room
Employees at Boom enjoy participating in Ping Pong and Basketball tournaments. We also have foosball, cornhole, pinball, and a variety of table games to enjoy.
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Parking
Recreational Clubs
Relocation Assistance
Professional Development Benefits
Lunch and learns
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Customized development tracks
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