Commercial Counsel

Hammersmith | Reading

As the world’s leading provider of cloud-based software and technology solutions delivered by managed service providers (MSPs), Datto believes there is no limit to what small and medium businesses can achieve with the right technology. 

Collaboration, teamwork, open communication, and transparency are vital to our success. Datto motivates and empowers our employees to grow through professional development, training opportunities, and internal promotions. Whether it's on one of our sport teams, monthly happy hours, or other company functions; work hard play hard is not just a cliché here. Comprehensive health care packages, and education reimbursement are just a few of our benefits.  

The Opportunity

As a passionate, partner centric business we are excited to commence the search for a Corporate Counsel in the UK to be based within our Reading or Hammersmith office.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Structure, draft, review and negotiate complex commercial and technology agreements including, licenses, SaaS agreements, technology services agreements, vendor agreements, NDAs, employee agreements, etc.
  • Provide constant business and legal advice to domestic and foreign stakeholders, including sales, marketing, finance, human resources, operations, compliance, IT and software engineering
  • Serve as liaison for the legal team with Datto stakeholders in EMEA, supporting a variety of legal and business needs
  • Manage and monitor best practices in cybersecurity, data privacy, IP protection, compliance and data management.
  • Assist with development of programs to prevent and detect violations of laws, company policies, and other misconduct and promote ethical practices.
  • Assist in training employees on policies and procedures.
  • Create templates, draft corporate policies.

 

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Excellent academic credentials.
  • 3-6 years of experience, with a proven background in commercial technology law.
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines. Superior interpersonal skills.  Ability to establish relationships with internal stakeholders and external business partners.  
  • High level of professionalism and experience providing legal expertise to non-lawyers.
  • Analytical ability and strong attention to detail.
  • Strong computer skills.
  • Licensed to practice law.
  • Previous experience in working within EMEA.
  • Willing and have the ability to work independently

 

Datto - A little more!

Datto offers Unified Continuity, Networking, and Business Management solutions and has created a one-of-a-kind ecosystem of MSP partners. Datto supports our partners 24/7/365. This commitment is a value at the core of every role in every office, always doing the right thing, and putting our customers first.

Benefits

At Datto, we’re committed to cultivating a healthy, positive and growth enabling environment. We are proud of our wide ranging benefits package which is available to all full-time employees, including:

  • “Datto University” on-boarding program
  • Private health and dental care.
  • EAP (Employee Assistance Program)
  • Income protection
  • Access to Lifeworks - offering mental health and well-being support alongside local business discount.
  • LinkedIn Learning
  • Headspace App
  • Employee Resource Groups (Datto Culture, Datto Familia, Datto Pride, Women in Tech)
  • Charity match program
  • Education reimbursement

Datto is an equal opportunity employer. 

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Commercial Counsel

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