Posted 6 months ago  

Associate General Counsel at Bolt

Posted 6 months ago - 65 views - 9 Applied
  • We are witnessing a massive shift of consumer presence from offline to online.
  • With this, there is a need for technologies that enable online businesses to thrive.
  • Bolt is at the center of this universe leading the next generation of e-commerce, having created a best-in-class buying experience from checkout to fraud detection, payments, and more.
  • With our help, retailers can successfully compete with the online retail giants that have the means to invest in technology.
  • Were looking for a Senior Corporate Counsel / Associate General Counsel to join Bolts Legal team.
  • This new position reports to our General Counsel and can be based out of any of our US offices or remotely within the US.
  • In this role, lead a variety of legal initiatives including fundraising, corporate development/M&A, investment, and strategic dealmaking.
  • This position is high-priority and were looking for someone to join us immediately.

What you will be doing:

  • Oversee corporate strategic transactions, including corporate development/mergers and acquisitions, and strategic partnerships
  • Lead legal work for Bolts fundraising and investment activities
  • Prepare board and committee materials; development and management of our corporate governance programs; and advise on other board related matters
  • Support international corporate governance, international registration, and management of subsidiary entities
  • Provide general advice and counsel to leaders in Bolts Finance, Accounting and Strategic Partnerships teams

What would set you up for success:

  • 10+ years of relevant experience including at least 4 years at a high-growth private company
  • Substantial experience with securities and governance, org chart management, mergers & acquisitions, strategic dealmaking, fundraising, public company readiness
  • Prior experience leading corporate investment activities
  • Interest and experience in the crypto industry
  • Exceptional attention to detail, ability to meet deadlines, and manage multiple projects
  • Trustworthy and experienced in handling highly sensitive and confidential information with discretion
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively with executive stakeholders and the broader team
  • High tolerance for ambiguity and comfort working independently and proposing and defending solutions
  • Willingness to dive in and get your hands dirty to get a job done

Expected Outcomes In 12 Months:

  • Build processes and systems to improve Board & Committee meetings and actions
  • Help create and support the framework for Bolts investment activities
  • Lead corporate strategic and M&A deals
  • Transition appropriate securities and governance work inhouse
  • Assume responsibility for subsidiary management

Benefits

  • Competitive Pay
  • Flexible PTO
  • Retirement plans
  • Phone & Wifi reimbursement
  • Work-from-home stipend
  • Comprehensive health coverage: Medical, dental and vision
  • Monthly wellness stipend
  • Paid parental leave
  • (Virtual) team events!