Corporate Counsel - Marketing/IP

5 - 7 years experience  •  Internet Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/21/17
Austin, TX
5 - 7 years experience
Internet Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/21/17

Your job.

The Corporate Counsel - Marketing/IP is a confident and articulate individual with the ability to independently analyze and make decisions in a fast-paced environment. You will be responsible for reviewing and analyzing marketing and advertising content for compliance with worldwide laws and regulations and offering legal risk mitigation strategies across multiple jurisdictions. You will also be responsible for Indeed’s intellectual property portfolio and work closely with the marketing teams and legal analysts to ensure Indeed’s trademarks are protected. Under the direction of the General Counsel and senior counsels, the Corporate Counsel - Marketing/IP will be responsible for providing advice on advertising, offers and promotions, drafting terms of use and assisting in compliance matters. You are tech savvy, possess strong project and people management skills, and are accustomed to working with people all over the world. We are seeking a self-starter who thrives in a fun but results-oriented work environment, and is passionate about problem-solving while showing great attention to detail.


  • Review and analyze global marketing and advertising content for compliance with laws and regulations; work with the Marketing team and legal analysts on these issues
  • Review proposed projects, initiatives, promotions and offers spearheaded by marketing
  • Work with Marketing and IP team to ensure Indeed trademarks and other IP are used properly and adequately protected
  • Oversight of a patent program where, working with outside counsel, Indeed prosecutes patent applications
  • Work on ad hoc legal compliance projects, including but not limited to, new policies, trainings, templates and processes
  • Remain up-to-date on legal/regulatory updates affecting the company and help implement these updates
  • Work in close partnership with various other departments such as HR, Accounting, Finance, Product, Engineering, International Business Operations and others, to help identify and answer legal needs
  • This position will report directly to our General Counsel

About you.


  • J.D. required
  • Member in good standing of any US state bar
  • Minimum of 5 years experience practicing law
  • Experience in marketing or advertising law
  • Trademark and/or patent experience a plus but patent bar is not a requirement
  • Flexible, well-organized and comfortable working in a fast-paced internet and technology environment
  • Ability and desire to work independently and with little oversight is a must
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Must be able to provide samples of work

Ref#: R0008314

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