Director of Legal and Compliance

  • 1101 Haynes St, Raleigh, NC 27604, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Director, Legal & Compliance

Prometheus Group is seeking an experienced Director, Legal & Compliance. The Director, Legal & Compliance will be responsible for leading the company’s legal and compliance function and will report to the Chief Financial Officer. This position will provide an opportunity to join a successful, rapidly-growing software company that recently partnered with one of the world’s leading private equity firms – Genstar Capital. An ideal candidate will bring the skills and aptitude necessary to manage the increasing complexity of the company’s global operations driven by the company’s continued expansion. Success in this role will provide opportunities for increased levels of responsibility within the company.

Responsibilities

  • Managing 1 or more direct reports to ensure that all work is completed accurately and on time
  • Negotiating and managing company’s customer contracts, including software license agreements, professional services contracts, and subscription agreements
  • Negotiating and managing other corporate contracts, including reseller/referral agreements
  • Building infrastructure to support company’s growth, including creation of standardized negotiation guidelines and documentation of contract terms in company’s CRM system (Salesforce)
  • Supporting corporate development and M&A initiatives, including assisting with transaction planning, due diligence support, and integration
  • Supporting company’s sales function, including assisting with RFP responses and reviewing NDA’s
  • Ensuring employee compliance with company guidelines and governmental regulations, such as FCPA
  • Providing other legal support and review as needed, including vendor contracts and real estate leases
  • Working closely with other departments within the company
  • Assisting with other critical projects as needed

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree and J.D. required
  • A minimum of seven (7) years of legal experience required with demonstrated progression in scope of responsibilities
  • Prior experience working in the software industry and/or working with software companies preferred
  • Private equity portfolio company experience preferred
  • Ability to work effectively under time constraints and deadlines
  • Willingness to serve company’s global customer base outside of US business hours as needed
  • Ability to thrive in an entrepreneurial environment
  • Positive attitude and a desire to contribute

Additional Information

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