JOB POST: Legal Counsel at Truecaller, Bangalore: Apply Now!

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About the Opportunity

Truecaller, a Swedish company based out of Stockholm is looking to hire for the job post of Legal Counsel for its Bangalore, for handling legal and compliance matters.

About Truecaller

Truecaller is a Swedish company founded in 2009 in Stockholm, Sweden by Nami Zarringhalam and Alan Mamedi, with the mission to provide more safe and efficient communication to everyone’s daily life. The app began when our co-founders were just students who wanted to create a service that would easily identify incoming calls from unknown numbers. Truecaller is loved by 200 million daily active users around the world,we are the go-to app for Caller ID, spam blocking and payments.We have our strongest presence in South Asia, Middle East, Africa, and HQ in Sweden. We are backed by some of the most prominent investors in the world such as Sequoia Capital, Atomico, and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers.

Role and Responsibilities

As a Legal Counsel you will be handling Truecaller legal and compliance matters.You will report to the VP General Counsel based in Sweden and work in close collaboration with many people in different parts of the world.

Commercial

  • Work closely with the Legal Team to provide legal advice and to draft and negotiate commercial contracts and partnerships in multiple markets
  • Develop trusted relationships and collaborate with internal stakeholders including Finance, HR,Branding and Communications
  • Draft and negotiate software and licensing agreements
  • Create templates and improve processes

Compliance

  • Ensure that legal entities are compliant with Indian laws and regulations including filings and liaison with regulators as necessary
  • Coordination of company secretarial activities
  • Coordinating with law enforcement authorities to comply with statutory/regulatory requests

Privacy

  • Working with the rest of the Legal Team on data privacy matters and monitoring changes to the regulatory environment and implementing necessary actions internally
  • Updating policies based on legal requirements and changes in the product

Product

  • Review of product functionality and new product features and design to ensure it aligns with legal requirements
  • Responding to and managing any potential legal disputes and litigation

Disputes

  • Responding to and managing any potential legal disputes and litigation
  • In addition, there will be a myriad of other legal matters to be handled from time to time which makes working here even more challenging and fun as one day will never be the same as the next.

Requirements

  • Law school degree from India with a minimum of four years relevant working experience as an  in-house counsel and/or from  reputable law firms
  • Strong knowledge and skills in commercial law with an emphasis on IT-related matters
  • Excellent negotiation and communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills and time management
  • Strong skills in analyzing and interpreting advanced contractual relationships and  monitoring the regulatory environment in which we operate
  • A strong sense of personal integrity and good personal judgment

Perks and Benefits

  • International teams – 25+ nationalities work together
  • Learning & sharing environment
  • Exciting company parties & team activities – Football Team, Geek lunch, Lab Days
  • Flexible working hours
  • Competitive salary
  • Medical, Accident, Term life insurances

 

Click here to apply for this role.

 

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