Quartz is looking for a pragmatic, business-minded, attorney with experience in IP to join our legal team in NYC. Reporting to and serving as the General Counsel's right hand, this individual will collaborate closely with senior leaders of our revenue, marketing, and product teams to shape legal and business strategy. As part of a small in-house legal team, this attorney will be exposed to other dynamic areas of law including first amendment, privacy, employment, securities, international and more.
The core responsibility will be leading our commercial contracting practice -- drafting, reviewing, and negotiating a wide variety of deals, including marketing agreements, client SOWs, licensing agreements, revenue partnerships, and vendor and service agreements, as well as training managers and staff in our practices and policies.
In addition, this attorney will:
The recruitment standard is high – someone of exceptional talent as demonstrated in his or her educational and professional credentials. Other attributes that may make someone a fit for this role include:
Quartz was founded in 2012 to serve a new kind of business leader with bracingly creative and intelligent journalism that’s built for users first. It is now more than 230 people around the world, including more than 100 journalists, with a significant presence in New York, London, New Delhi, Hong Kong, Washington DC, Los Angeles, and San Francisco. Quartz has won numerous awards for its journalism, product, design, and sales leadership, including a prestigious Gerald Loeb Award. It is owned by Uzabase, the business intelligence and media company—and is now embarking on building its own operational team following its sale by Atlantic Media. You can read more about Quartz here, including the company’s values.
Quartz recruits talent for two salient attributes or qualities:
Quartz Media LLC is an EOE of Minorities/Women/Vets/Disability.