Associate Counsel



Ghent, Belgium · United States
Posted on Thursday, April 18, 2024
As a rapidly scaling global SaaS unicorn, Deliverect stands at the forefront of revolutionising technological solutions for the dynamic hospitality and Q-commerce sectors. Our mission is clear: to empower ambitious individuals with the skills and knowledge to make a positive impact on business. Developing in their professional careers, all the while being a part of something larger than themselves.
Omnichannel Innovation
Our omnichannel solution serves as the driving force behind order management for fast-paced operations, providing seamless experiences for businesses and their customers. With real-time insights and analytics, our versatile and adaptable solution caters to businesses of all sizes in the hospitality and Q-commerce industry, spanning restaurants, delivery services, grocery stores, and more. With Deliverect, businesses don't just survive; they thrive in an ever-changing global landscape.
Unlocking Benefits
Our meticulously crafted solutions provide a multitude of benefits:
Growing Sales: Acting as a catalyst, we propel businesses to expand their customer base, accelerating order processing and improving order delivery times.
Optimised Operations: As specialists in fine-tuning business operations, we elevate overall efficiency while concurrently reducing operational costs.
Elevated Customer Satisfaction: Deliverect supports businesses in offering customers faster delivery times and a seamless ordering experience, ensuring unparalleled customer satisfaction.
Dynamic Team and Values
Embarking on our global expansion journey across strategic hubs in Europe, North America, South America, Oceania, Asia, and the Middle East, Deliverect is fuelled by ambition and mutual respect. Our tight-knit team thrives on continuous enhancements and personal growth.
Guided by unwavering values of ownership, collaboration, and learning, we provide individuals with an environment to conquer challenges and build determination. Our culture is deeply rooted in our growth story, originating from our Belgian startup roots. From our humble beginnings, we defied all odds in unity, transforming into a global force in the tech industry. We leave a positive impact on our customers and the individuals we serve, creating a lasting legacy in our collective journey.
Department Focus
Enter the Legal Department at Deliverect—a powerhouse providing comprehensive counsel, managing risk, and ensuring global compliance. We are the orchestrators of innovative solutions and the builders of strong relationships, propelling the company's growth and objectives to new heights.
Armed with a deep understanding of data privacy, security, and intellectual property law, we craft and implement comprehensive programs that support Deliverect's advancements and meet the evolving needs of a global landscape. We offer global legal counsel, navigating the intricate web of laws and regulations across different countries and jurisdictions.
In our hands, Deliverect doesn't just operate; it thrives. We provide our people and customers with more than just legal peace of mind; we offer the assurance that every step taken is not just compliant but strategically aligned with excellence. At Deliverect's Legal Department, we're not just keeping pace; we're pioneering the legal frontiers that define the company's journey. Welcome to a team that doesn't just protect—it innovates.
Your Impact:
As the Associate Counsel at Deliverect, you will have a significant impact on our business by ensuring legal compliance, mitigating risks, and supporting strategic initiatives. Your ability to negotiate contracts, navigate privacy regulations, and provide strategic legal advice will directly contribute to the success of our platform and the growth of our company. By supporting corporate processes, strategic transactions, and new product launches, you will play a key role in driving innovation and expanding our reach in the food industry

A Typical Day:

  • Drafting and Negotiating Contracts: Draft, negotiate, and review various commercial agreements, including API terms, terms of service, master service agreements, and referral or reseller agreements.
  • Privacy Compliance: Provide support on privacy-related issues and projects, including drafting, reviewing, and negotiating data processing agreements with customers and partners.
  • Marketing Compliance: Review marketing communications to ensure compliance with legal requirements and company policies.
  • Training: Provide training to internal clients on legal issues such as marketing compliance, antitrust regulations, contract negotiation, and privacy.
  • Legal Process Design: Help design, create, and implement the legal processes of Deliverect’s legal team to enhance efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Corporate Support: Support corporate processes related to entities of the Delieverect group, including corporate governance and compliance.
  • Strategic Transactions: Support strategic transactions such as mergers and acquisitions (M&A) and funding rounds, including due diligence and transactional support.

Your Expertise:

  • 6 to 8 years of professional experience working in privacy and M&A
  • Working knowledge of Google Workspace (GSuite).
  • High proficiency in English; a second language is a plus.
  • Previous experience as an in-house counsel is preferred but not essential
Join Deliverect: Where You Shape Tomorrow's Success
At Deliverect, we're not just seeking team members; we're on the lookout for dynamic individuals who thrive in a fast-paced SaaS environment. We are fueled by perceptive, ambitious, and determined professionals who embrace challenges and turn them into opportunities for innovation.
What We Bring to the Table:
Unicorn Status: Join a fast-growing SaaS unicorn at the forefront of the order management industry.
Learning Opportunities: We invest in your growth with a dedicated learning budget and clear learning pathways.
Inclusive Policies: Our paternity/maternity policies, enhanced vacation entitlement, and working arrangements reflect our commitment to your success.
Diverse Team: Become part of an international team that values diversity, fostering a culture of transparency and visibility.
A Peek into Life at Deliverect:
Performance-Driven Freedom: Your contributions speak louder than the clock. Achieve flexibility by focusing on what matters—delivering impactful results. Your autonomy in choosing how you achieve success is recognised and celebrated.
Innovation Hub: Immerse yourself in a culture of constant innovation, where weekly releases and new features keep our products at the forefront.
Big Challenges, Bigger Solutions: Be part of a mission to solve some of the global tech industry's most significant challenges.
Equal Opportunities at Deliverect:
We're committed to creating an inclusive and diverse workplace. We actively encourage applications from underrepresented individuals, fostering a workplace where everyone is treated with respect and provided equal opportunities to thrive.
Rights to Work:
While we welcome diverse backgrounds, it's crucial to note that applicants must have the legal right to work in the country of the role. Though we value contributions from various backgrounds, we currently can't offer financial support for relocation or travel assistance.
Supporting Your Journey:
If you need assistance or support during our recruitment process or require accommodations due to a disability, reach out to us at Join Deliverect, a workplace where culture meets career advancement.