Sr. Corporate Counsel

Priceline   •  

Norwalk, CA

Industry: Consumer Technology


8 - 10 years

Posted 54 days ago

Our Legal teams make sure we provide a highly ethical working environment where everyone at priceline can bring their whole selves to work and deliver their very best each day. We want you to thrive – to feel safe, supported, valued, and growing to your highest potential!

Priceline is expanding its airline reservation service internationally! We need a smart, energetic and globally-minded lawyer to help us navigate the international regulatory landscape.

You will help us understand and manage legal, regulatory and industry requirements in a variety of jurisdictions around the world, starting with Asia and expanding into Europe and Latin America.

You will work with outside advisors and local lawyers to understand country-specific requirements. You will help develop a strategy for rolling out the business.

You will help us decide whether to set up new offices or other presences in particular countries. You will work with external and internal advisors to identify risks, including tax risk.

You will handle all contracting and commercial agreements and arrangements for this project. Over time the role may expand to include other international projects.

Senior Counsel, International at priceline will report directly to the priceline General Counsel

Required Skills

  • At least 7 years legal experience as a qualified attorney, preferably some in house experience
  • Exceptional legal education and law firm credentials
  • Experience in the travel space and/or aviation and transportation space- online travel agencies, airlines, GDSes etc a plus
  • Tax experience a plus
  • Strong international regulatory experience
  • Commercial and contract drafting experience, experience directly negotiating with counterparties
  • Willingness to travel internationally and/or participate in conference calls or video meetings at early or late hours
  • Ability to work well with colleagues around the world
  • Intellectual curiosity
  • A self starter who wants to grow in the role and help us understand what we don't know
  • Demonstrated history of living the values important to priceline: Customer, Innovation, Team, Accountability and Trust. Unquestionable integrity and ethics.