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Commercial Legal Counsel



Portugal · Remote
Posted on Tuesday, July 2, 2024

Feedzai is the world’s first RiskOps platform for financial risk management, and the market leader in safeguarding global commerce with today’s most advanced cloud-based risk management platform, powered by machine learning and artificial intelligence. Feedzai is securing the transition to a cashless world while enabling digital trust in every transaction and payment type. The world’s largest banks, processors, and retailers trust Feedzai to protect trillions of dollars and manage risk while improving the customer experience for everyday users, without compromising privacy. Feedzai is a Series D company and has raised $282M to date. With a valuation of +$1.5B, the company's technology protects 900 million people in 190 countries.

The Legal Teams' primary objective is to allow Feedzai to achieve new heights while ensuring that we are adhering to compliance practices, rules, and regulations. In addition, we facilitate and enable the business to reach our potential by supporting Feedzaians with the proper risk appetite and legal backing. Finally, we partner with all business areas by providing legal instruments for an enhanced employee experience, company health, safety, and prosperity in legal parameters. We're always here to lend support and empower each other to keep reaching higher. Join Us!


As one of Feedzai’s Legal Advisors, you’ll provide senior and expert legal support to the company's management and business areas on legal and regulatory matters relating to contracts, helping the company in making its long-term success and avoiding legal and reputational risks. You’ll be directly involved in complex business transactions in negotiating critical contracts. In addition, you’ll drive and foster a culture of ethics and compliance throughout the organization.

Your Day to Day:

  • Negotiate contracts with major customers in the banking and payment services area
  • Advise the company in complex legal and regulatory matters relating to the company’s business
  • Manage complex negotiation processes with various internal and external stakeholders

You Have & You Know-how:

  • Law degree
  • 5-10 years experience in practicing Law
  • Proven experience as a senior in-house legal counsel in a fast-paced industry environment
  • Solid knowledge of Commercial Law, IT Law, IP Law, Public Procurement, Civil Law
  • Experience in dealing with and managing complex contracts and negotiation processes with multiple stakeholders
  • Knowledge and understanding of global companies’ applicable laws and procedures
  • Ability to understand and digest complex problems and to easily communicate with non-lawyers
  • Good communication skills to ensure information is communicated effectively (both internally and externally)
  • Fluency in English - written and oral communication - Required
  • Proficiency in Spanish - written and oral communication - Preferred
  • A high degree of professional ethics and integrity
  • Critical, creative, and strategic mindset to find the best solution in a risk-aware manner
  • Ability to engage and influence both internal stakeholders (internal departments and regions) and external stakeholders (external law firms, public authorities, suppliers, business customers, etc.), creating relations of trust

*Resumes need to be in English

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Your First 30-Days at Feedzai:

You will be immersed in our brand with training, connections, and one-on-one time with your manager. You may shadow your colleagues virtually or onsite at an office depending on where you work as you are supported through your Feedzai journey. In addition, you will have access to a ton of information to give you history, context, and all the knowledge you can handle about Feedzai and the team. Finally, you will start working on projects and collaborating on work currently being done. We can't wait to have you join the team!

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