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Counsel, Corporate & Securities

Posted Nov 13
Full Time


Are you a highly experienced and driven legal professional looking for an exciting opportunity to make a meaningful impact?

Groupon is seeking a talented Counsel, Corporate & Securities to join our dynamic team. Reporting directly to the Vice President, Deputy General Counsel, this role offers a unique blend of autonomy, collaboration, and the chance to work on high-profile projects that shape our global business. This person will collaborate and work cross-functionally across multiple departments on matters relating to SEC reporting and compliance, corporate governance and global subsidiary management.

At Groupon, we pride ourselves on being a "best of both worlds" company. We have the resources and scale of a large organization, but maintain a nimble and entrepreneurial environment where your contributions truly matter. We're a curious, fun-loving team that's passionately committed to helping local businesses thrive. If this sounds like the kind of workplace you've been searching for, we invite you to join us.

You'll spend time on the following:

  • Assist in the preparation of SEC filings, including Form 10-Ks, Form 10-Qs, Form 8-Ks, proxy statements and registration statements and other SEC and exchange compliance matters

  • Lead the planning and project team for the annual meeting of stockholders

  • Lead merger and acquisition activity, divestitures, strategic investments and other corporate transactions

  • Negotiate and draft agreements for M&A transactions, divestitures, strategic investments and other corporate transactions.

  • Draft and manage Section 16 filings

  • Draft and assist with the preparation of board and committee meeting materials

  • Lead global subsidiary management with cross-functional teams, draft corporate organizational documents and maintain corporate records

  • Assist with general corporate and public company compliance matters and special projects as necessary

  • Support special corporate and securities projects, including offerings and investments

  • Partner with global cross-functional teams including Communications, Investor Relations, Accounting, Treasury and Tax on various projects

We're excited if you have:

  • Minimum of 3 years of significant securities and capital markets experience required (in-house or at a law firm)

  • A team player with an ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams

  • Proven track record of working independently and driving projects to completion with minimal supervision

  • Flexibility, self-starting attitude, and a strong work ethic, enabling you to thrive in a fast-paced and evolving environment

  • Strong organizational skills, allowing you to manage multiple projects simultaneously

  • Demonstrated desire for personal growth and an eagerness to take on new challenges and responsibilities over time

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, including the ability to present complex legal concepts clearly and concisely

  • If performed in New York City, Seattle, or the Bay Area in California, the salary range for this role is between $98,350.00 and $154,550.00. If performed in New York (outside of New York City), Washington State (outside of Seattle), California (outside of the Bay Area), or Colorado, the salary range for this role is between $91,000.00 and $143,000.00. The salary range for this role may be different if performed from another location.

Groupon’s purpose is to build strong communities through thriving small businesses. To learn more about the world’s largest local ecommerce marketplace, click here for the latest Groupon news. Plus, be sure to check out the values that shape our culture, guide our strategy and make our company a great place to work. And just don’t take our word for it. Hear from real Groupon team members, learn more about our inclusive employee groups, and check out our benefits. If all of this sounds like something that’s a great fit for you, then click apply and let’s see where this takes us.

Groupon is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Qualifications for employment, promotion, and other terms and conditions of employment are based upon the ability to perform the job. Equal-employment opportunities are provided to all applicants and employees without regard to race, creed, religion, color, age, national origin, sex, disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, ancestry, marital status, military discharge status (excluding dishonorable discharge), veteran status, citizenship status, or other legally protected status. We are all responsible for maintaining this policy. Groupon is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may email us at hraccommodations at If you have concerns related to Groupon’s equal employment opportunities, you may contact Groupon’s Ethics Reporting Service Ethicspoint.