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Assistant General Counsel at Kabbage
Atlanta, GA, US
Kabbage is blazing a trail in big data & fintech and we are looking for an Assistant General Counsel to join our Legal team as we continue our amazing growth trajectory.

Kabbage is more than a lender for small businesses; our data and technology platform is now being used as a fully branded product by other lenders, and our products are expanding. We’ve received numerous awards & recognition, including Glassdoor’s 2017 Best Places to Work, “36th fastest growing company in the US” on the INC 500 List, Fast Company’s "Top 10 most innovative companies in finance" and Forbes' "America’s Top 100 Most Promising Companies" among others.

Your mission:

Help to lead and manage our legal efforts primarily focused on complex commercial transactions supporting key internal clients across the Kabbage organization.

What you'll be doing:

Lead a team of internal legal professionals and drive engagement, talent growth and performance excellence of the personnel managed.
Negotiate and prioritize all commercial agreements, such as:
Strategic partner agreements, with an emphasis on SaaS platforms and technology
Referral partner and license agreements
Vendor agreements
Support other legal matters, such as:
general corporate
intellectual property
labor / employment
litigation
What we're looking for in you:

Caring: Demonstrate genuine care about others
Efficiency: Able to produce significant output with minimal wasted effort
Organization and Planning: Plans, organizes, and schedules in an efficient, productive manner; focuses on key priorities; manages time well
Ability to develop people (for managers): Coaches peoples in their current roles to improve performance, and prepares them for future roles
Flexibility/Adaptability: Adjusts quickly to changing priorities and conditions; copes effectively with complexity and change
Calm Under Pressure/Resilience: maintains stable performance when under heavy pressure or stress; remains composed and productive under pressure/stress
What you should have:

Juris Doctor
Minimum of 20 years legal experience at both a large law firm and in-house
Ability to operate autonomously in a fast-paced, loosely structured environment
Leader who can juggle & prioritize multiple projects while supporting demanding clients at the same time
Well-respected reputation as a leader and manager of a staff of legal professionals.
Extensive business, financial, and technology acumen ideally in the technology industry (preferably in software or platform services).
Bonus points:

Experience with financial services laws and regulations
Public company in-house experience
Why Kabbage?

Our people! We are very proud of our people, our products, and our fun, friendly, and passionate culture.
Equity – everyone’s an owner!
Full coverage of individual health benefits
Fully stocked kitchen & catered lunches daily
Casual work environment – just cover all of the requisite parts!
Top of the line hardware