Legal Counsel, Commercial

StashNew york, New yorkFull TimeRemote


Want to help everyday Americans invest and build wealth? Financial inequality is increasing, and too many people are getting left behind. At Stash, we are passionate about democratizing wealth creation through education, advice, and products that help customers achieve greater financial freedom.

We are looking for an attorney to join the small but growing Stash legal team. This attorney will report to our Director of Legal, Corporate and Commercial, and will lead the commercial contracting needs of the business and must have a willingness to expand into other substantive areas to support business needs.

What You'll Do:

  • Draft, review, and negotiate inbound and outbound commercial agreements from a variety of sources (real estate, cloud services, SaaS services, recruiting and contracting, etc.).
  • Troubleshoot commercial issues and devise solutions to support the business.
  • Oversee contract management processes and tools.
  • Own and improve legal forms, processes and procedures related to commercial activities to improve operating efficiency while mitigating legal risk, including our contract playbook.
  • Partner with business teams to improve the contract review and contract management process.
  • Collaborate with all other members of the legal team, as well as business partners; support the continuous improvement of legal processes to promote efficiency; be flexible - the scope of your job may evolve and change by business demands.

Who You Are:

  • Genuinely excited by Stash's mission and the opportunity to address wealth inequality
  • Professional and collaborative with the ability to build and maintain trusted relationships with stakeholders.
  • Ultimate team player and solutions-oriented.
  • Have exceptional judgment and a risk-based approach with the ability to cope with competing priorities, tight timelines, and a high volume of contracts.

What You Bring to the Table:

  • Minimum 4 years of experience working in with commercial contracts, at least 2 years as part of an in-house legal department.
  • Membership in good standing in at least one state bar (New York preferred).
  • Must be proficient with Ironclad or similar software.
  • Ability to cope with competing priorities, tight deadlines, and high volume of contracts.

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At Stash it is our mission to help everyday Americans invest and build wealth. That includes people of all races, genders, and abilities, so it is important to us to acknowledge and address the issues of inequality in financial services head on.

Diversity and inclusion are essential to living our values, promoting innovation, and building the best products. Our success is directly related to our employees and we believe that our team should reflect the diversity of the customers that we serve. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, Stash is committed to building an inclusive environment for people of all backgrounds.

If you require any reasonable accommodations to make your application process more accessible please reach out to recruiting@Stash.com.

Invest in Yourself:

  • Equity & Stash Accounts [Invest, Retire, Custodial, Bank]
  • Flexible PTO
  • Learning & Development Fund
  • Work from Home Stipends
  • Parental Leave [Primary & Secondary]

Recognition:

  • BuiltIn's Best Places to Work (2019, 2020, 2021)
  • Forbes Fintech 50 (2019, 2020, 2021)
  • Best Digital Bank, Finovate Awards (2020)
  • Tearsheet Challenge Awards, Best Banking Card Product - Stock-Back® Card, 2020
  • LendIt Fintech Innovator of the Year (2019 & 2020)

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