ABOUT US: Veea Inc. (www.veea.com) is a global company headquartered in New York City on the Upper East Side (Manhattan). Veea was founded on the belief that technology is an equalizer – a right, not a privilege and should never be a burden. In our ever-connected world, our innovative Veea Platform stands out by connecting everyone and everything intelligently, supporting a number of smart verticals beyond smart retail from Smart Cities to Smart Healthcare.
This is a unique opportunity to work in a company with exceptional talent, significant funding and great potential. You would work alongside a dynamic and talented team with experienced leadership in an exciting start-up environment with competitive compensation including early stage company stock options. Direct and meaningful involvement in building a game changing product in a fun and stimulating environment is the key attraction! We are supported by highly experienced Board members that have been instrumental in creation of well-known tech sector companies while providing the required funding and strategic relationships.
A cover letter and a resume are required. Veea is an equal opportunity employer.
We are interested in hiring an Assistant General Counsel to lead our corporate strategic and tactical legal initiatives and provide senior management with effective advice on company strategies and their implementation and obtains and oversees the work of outside counsel. The successful candidate will be directly involved in complex business transactions in negotiating critical contracts and ensuring that company contracts follow policies and legal guidelines.
Drafting and/or reviewing commercial agreements including, intellectual property agreements, nondisclosure agreements, employment, real estate and vendor contracts
Serves as legal advisor on all major business transactions, including acquisitions commercial agreements, vendor contracts, stock purchase agreements and joint ventures
Manages Companys intellectual property
Advising executive, senior management and board on various legal matters.
Advises on legal aspects of the companys financing, including assessing and advising on current and future business structures and legal entities
Manages outside counsel
Participates in the definition and development of corporate policies, procedures and programs
JD from an accredited law school and licensed to practice in New York
10 years experience working as an attorney, ideally with both in house and large law firm experience in capital markets, intellectual property, venture capital and private equity financing, M&A transactions and financing
Experience in software, media, technology or other innovative business-to-business industry
Experience with cross-border transactions
International law experience a plus
DESIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
Strong leadership capabilities
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Proven ability to work in a fast-paced environment
Excellent negotiating, drafting, problem solving and communications skills
ADVANTAGES OF WORKING WITH US
Competitive compensation with company stock options
Medical, dental, vision insurance (100% covered!)
Opportunity to work alongside a cutting-edge, dynamic and talented team with experienced leadership in an exciting development environment
Direct and meaningful involvement in building a game-changing product in a highly stimulating environment