Corporate Counsel, Americas – Commercial

Celonis

  • Full Time
We're Celonis, the global leader in execution management and process mining technology, and one of the 50 most valuable private companies in the world. We believe that every company can unlock its full execution capacity – and for that, we need you to join us.
 

 

Location: Raleigh, NC or Remote- East Coast

The Role:
The Corporate Counsel, Americas will be part of Celonis’ global Commercial Legal organization and report to the Assistant General Counsel, Global Commercial. The Corporate Counsel will be part of a close-knit team of commercial legal experts all over the world and will take primary responsibility for negotiating key commercial customer transactions globally, with a focus on North and South America. A successful candidate will be expected to provide pragmatic, creative, collaborative and solution-oriented legal support throughout the company; will have a strong business sense and have experience working as a self-starter in an environment that is fast-paced, business and results-oriented and team focused.

The work you’ll do:

  • Draft, review, analyze and negotiate a wide-variety of commercial contracts, including
    cloud and on-premise subscriptions, license, and professional services agreements.
  • Develop and maintain commercial contract templates.
  • Consistently anticipate, analyze, communicate, and propose mitigation strategies for
    potential risks in contractual, regulatory, compliance, financial and legal areas.
  • Provide training on a variety of topics to sales and other cross-functional teams.
  • Contribute to ongoing process improvement, automation initiatives, reduction of friction
    and problem solving within areas of legal and compliance.
  • Seamlessly partner with business partners within the Celonis organization, including but
    not limited to Sales, Deal Desk, Finance and Compliance.
  • Further Celonis’ business, financial and risk management objectives through diligent,
    proactive and creative lawyering.

The qualifications you need:

  • Law degree
  • Active bar membership in relevant jurisdiction
  • 3+ years combined experience in law firm and/or in-house legal department including
    drafting and negotiation experience in relation to Software-as-a-Service agreements
    (required)
  • Working knowledge of regulatory matters, including international data protection,
    corporate compliance and export/trade restrictions
  • Ability to think “outside the box” and address complex matters with creative solutions
  • Excellent interpersonal, written/verbal communication and negotiation skills
  • Highly responsive and service-oriented attitude
  • Ability to independently organize, prioritize and manage deadlines in a fast-paced and
    demanding work environment
  • Ability to maintain strong working relationships with demanding internal clients and
    work effectively with remote team and management members
  • Sound and practical business judgment
  • Native or bilingual fluency in English required; business fluency in a second language
    would be a significant plus

What Celonis can offer you:

  • The unique opportunity to work within a new category of technology, Execution Management
  • Investment in your personal growth and skill development (clear career paths, internal mobility opportunities, L&D platform, mentorships, and more)
  • Great compensation and benefits packages (stock options, 401(K) matching, unlimited time off, family leave from day one, and more)
  • Mental well-being support (mindfulness tools such as Headspace, virtual events and more)
  • A global and growing team of Celonauts from diverse backgrounds to learn from and work with
  • An open-minded culture with innovative, autonomous teams
  • Employee resource communities to help you feel connected, valued and seen (Women@Celonis, Parents@Celonis, Pride@Celonis, Resilience@Celonis, and more)
  • A clear set of company values that guide everything we do: Live for Customer Value, The Best Team Wins, We Own It, and Earth Is Our Future
  • Accessibility and Candidate Notices

About Us

Celonis reveals and fixes inefficiencies businesses can’t see, enabling them to perform at levels they never thought possible. Powered by its market-leading process mining core, the Celonis Execution Management System provides a full set of platform capabilities for business executives and users to eliminate billions in corporate inefficiencies, provide better customer experience and reduce carbon emissions. Celonis has thousands of implementations with global customers and is headquartered in Munich, Germany and New York City, USA with more than 20 offices worldwide.

Celonis is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Different makes us better

About Us

Celonis reveals and fixes inefficiencies businesses can’t see, enabling them to perform at levels they never thought possible. Powered by its market-leading process mining core, the Celonis Execution Management System provides a full set of platform capabilities for business executives and users to eliminate billions in corporate inefficiencies, provide better customer experience and reduce carbon emissions. Celonis has thousands of implementations with global customers and is headquartered in Munich, Germany and New York City, USA with more than 23 offices worldwide.

Celonis is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Different makes us better

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