Corporate Counsel (French speaking) at Braze | Powderkeg

At Braze, we have found our people. We’re a genuinely approachable, exceptionally kind, and intensely passionate crew.

We seek to ignite that passion by setting high standards, championing teamwork, and creating work-life harmony as we collectively navigate rapid growth on a global scale while striving for greater equity and opportunity – inside and outside our organization.

To flourish here, you must be prepared to set a high bar for yourself and those around you. There is always a way to contribute: Acting with autonomy, having accountability and being open to new perspectives are essential to our continued success. Our deep curiosity to learn and our eagerness to share diverse passions with others gives us balance and injects a one-of-a-kind vibrancy into our culture.

If you are driven to solve exhilarating challenges and have a bias toward action in the face of change, you will be empowered to make a real impact here, with a sharp and passionate team at your back. If Braze sounds like a place where you can thrive, we can’t wait to meet you.

**WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR **

Braze is looking for a Corporate Counsel to join our dynamic and rapidly growing legal team to be based either in our Paris or London office. Reporting to the Associate Director - Legal, you will play a pivotal role in drafting and negotiating intricate commercial contracts, focusing on software-as-a- service (“SaaS”) main subscription agreements and data processing addenda.

You will have the opportunity to engage with diverse legal matters, including IP, dispute, marketing, partnerships, and more, however, the role is primarily focused on handling commercial transactions and interactions with sales, prospects and customers.

While based in Paris or London, the scope of the role will require interacting with teams in all our offices globally. You will need to effectively collaborate with colleagues around the company to solve problems.

This is a great opportunity for a lawyer to join a leading technology company that is growing quickly and scaling wisely. We’re looking for an enthusiastic individual, team-player, quick thinker, ready to roll up his/her sleeves and get going! And finally, we are seeking someone who will care deeply about the employee experience and is able to enjoy and contribute to fostering a positive work culture.

WHO YOU ARE

The successful candidate will:

  • Have a law degree
  • Be qualified to work as a lawyer in France, the UK, the EU or relevant experience to the same extent
  • Be fluent in both French and English, demonstrating excellent written and verbal communication skills in both languages. Proficiency in Spanish in addition would be ideal
  • Have at least 3 years of Tech industry and/or in-house experience supporting sales teams and negotiating agreements with customers
  • Be comfortable with topics such as data privacy (including GDPR) and information security
  • Have or be willing to obtain a privacy certification, such as the CIPP/E
  • Be detail-oriented
  • Have excellent negotiation, drafting, analytical and communication skills
  • Have sound judgement to interpret complicated matters and work with key stakeholders towards resolution, and the ability to translate complex legal issues in lay terms
  • Be passionate about understanding the tech world
  • Be motivated and hard working

WHAT WE OFFER

Details of these benefits plan will be provided if a candidate receives an offer of employment. Benefits may vary by location.

From offering comprehensive benefits to fostering flexible environments, we’ve got you covered so you can prioritize work-life harmony.

  • Competitive compensation that may include equity
  • Retirement and Employee Stock Purchase Plans
  • Flexible paid time off
  • Comprehensive benefit plans covering medical, dental, vision, life, and disability
  • Family services that include fertility benefits and equal paid parental leave
  • Professional development supported by formal career pathing, learning platforms, and tuition reimbursement
  • Community engagement opportunities throughout the year, including an annual company wide Volunteer Week
  • Employee Resource Groups that provide supportive communities within Braze
  • Collaborative, transparent, and fun culture recognized as a Great Place to Work®

ABOUT BRAZE

Braze is a leading customer engagement platform that powers lasting connections between consumers and brands they love. Braze allows any marketer to collect and take action on any amount of data from any source, so they can creatively engage with customers in real time, across channels from one platform. From cross-channel messaging and journey orchestration to Al-powered experimentation and optimization, Braze enables companies to build and maintain absolutely engaging relationships with their customers that foster growth and loyalty.

Braze is proudly certified as a Great Place to Work® in the U.S., the UK and Singapore. We ranked #3 on Great Place to Work UK’s 2024 Best Workplaces (Large), #3 on Great Place to Work UK’s 2023 Best Workplaces for Wellbeing (Medium), #4 on Great Place to Work’s 2023 Best Workplaces in Europe (Medium), #10 on Great Place to Work UK’s 2023 Best Workplaces for Women (Large), #19 on Fortune’s 2023 Best Workplaces in New York (Large). We were also featured in Built In's 2024 Best Places to Work, U.S. News Best Technology Companies to Work For, and Great Place to Work UK’s 2023 Best Workplaces in Tech.

You’ll find many of us at headquarters in New York City or around the world in Austin, Berlin, Chicago, Jakarta, London, Paris, San Francisco, Singapore, Sydney and Tokyo – not to mention our employees in nearly 50 remote locations.

BRAZE IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

At Braze, we strive to create equitable growth and opportunities inside and outside the organization.

Building meaningful connections is at the heart of everything we do, and that includes our recruiting practices. We're committed to offering all candidates a fair, accessible, and inclusive experience – regardless of age, color, disability, gender identity, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran. When applying and interviewing with Braze, we want you to feel comfortable showcasing what makes you you.

We know that sometimes different circumstances can lead talented people to hesitate to apply for a role unless they meet 100% of the criteria. If this sounds familiar, we encourage you to apply, as we’d love to meet you.

Please see our Candidate Privacy Policy _ for more information on how Braze processes your personal information during the recruitment process and, if applicable based on your location, how you can exercise any privacy rights._

Job Summary
  • Job Title
    Corporate Counsel (French speaking)
  • Company
    Braze
  • Location
    New York, NY
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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