Commercial Counsel at Zoom Video Communications

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Zoom is hiring a Commercial Counsel to join our dynamic and fast growing legal team. This role is a great opportunity for someone with a passion for technology, excellent problem-solving skills and an ability to thrive in a fast-paced, changing environment. The primary responsibility of the role is to review, advise and negotiate issues involving complex customer contracts. In addition, the position may at times be called upon to provide a variety of general commercial legal services to the organization and its in-house clients. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills as they will be interfacing with cross-functional teams and external customers. This position reports to the Associate General Counsel.

In this role, you will:

  • Review, draft and negotiate complex commercial contracts or other legal documentation with customers, suppliers, and others who desire to contract with the Company. 

  • Provide legal and strategic business advice to ensure agreements are consistent with internal corporate policies and processes.

  • Transaction support for other departments as required.

  • Trusted advisor and business partner across the company by providing counsel and guidance for accomplishing Zoom's overall business objectives.

Requirements:

  • 7+ years combined experience in law firm and/or in-house legal department; experience within a fast-paced technology company is advantageous.

  • Law Degree from a reputable institution, and license to practice in one of 50 U.S. States.

  • Excellent negotiation, drafting and communication skills with the ability to support sales departments and managing enterprise sales deals.

  • Ability to lead diverse teams through complex negotiations, keeping all tasks organized and stakeholders clearly informed of deliverables and timelines. 

  • Comfort with handling topics such as revenue recognition, data privacy, and security in the customer contract context.

  • Ability to understand business objectives and think creatively and outside-the-box to find resolutions to achieve requirements of all parties.

Additional qualifications:

  • Highly responsive with a service-oriented attitude.

  • Ability to give succinct, commercially driven legal advice.

  • Works well autonomously and in a multidisciplinary team environment.

  • Sound and practical business judgment.

  • Demonstrated ability to provide the highest level of legal work-product

  • Possesses excellent and persuasive writing skills

  • Ability to provide thought leadership on strategic matters as well as execute on tactical operational details

  • Ability to work quickly and competently to prioritize, manage, and multi-task in a fast-pace working environment

  • Strong work ethic and ability to multi-task, prioritize and follow-through on numerous projects simultaneously in a dynamic environment.

  • Self-starter and able to work well independently and as part of a team, with strong organizational and interpersonal skills.

This position can be based out of a Zoom office or remote in the US.

 

 

Ensuring a diverse and inclusive workplace where we learn from each other is core to Zoom’s values. We welcome people of different backgrounds, experiences, abilities and perspectives including qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records as well as any qualified applicants requiring reasonable accommodations in accordance with the law.

We believe that the unique contributions of all Zoomies is the driver of our success. To make sure that our products and culture continue to incorporate everyone's perspectives and experience we never discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, or marital, veteran, or disability status.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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Location

We are located North of the DTC area. Just a short drive away you can find trendy restaurants, bars, and the Cherry Creek Reservoir!

What are Zoom Video Communications Perks + Benefits

Zoom Video Communications Benefits Overview

Zoom offers a wide range of benefits and perks to ensure our employees feel supported, enriched and cared for including free books, a wellness credit of $300 per month, and a multitude of Zoom-sponsored activities and celebrations to help you Work Happy.

To deliver this happiness to our employees, Zoom employs above-market and progressive compensation programs. At Zoom, we believe this is achieved through analyzing total direct compensation holistically. We offer all employees equity, allowing them to become owners who are vested in and benefit from the long-term success of the company.

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Partners with Nonprofits
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
The Happy Crew is comprised of around 150 volunteers globally that deliver happiness internally to Zoom Employees!
Open door policy
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Someone's primary function is managing the company’s diversity and inclusion initiatives
Diversity Employee Resource Groups
Employee Resource Groups include Veterans and [email protected] with more on the way!
Hiring Practices that Promote Diversity
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Mental Health Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Company Equity
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Performance Bonus
Match charitable contributions
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Child Care Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Family Medical Leave
Adoption Assistance
Company sponsored family events
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Free Daily Meals
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Parking
Recreational Clubs
Relocation Assistance
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Promote from within
Mentorship program

Additional Perks + Benefits

Zoom listens to its employees. We’re growing and want our employees to be as happy as possible. One way we deliver this happiness is by continually building our benefits programs to best fit the wants and need of our employees. We also hold monthly Zoom Meetings with the whole company and our CEO Eric Yuan himself addresses questions or concerns submitted by employees. If you want to feel heard and appreciated join us in our ever evolving company and product!

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