• Corporate Counsel

    Job Locations US-PA-Malvern
    Job ID
    2019-1672
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Finance and Accounting
    Experience Level
    Intermediate
  • Overview

    Frontline Education is a leading provider of SaaS EdTech solutions for educators and administrators across the United States. Frontline Education serves more than 12,000 educational organizations nationwide.  Our school administration software solutions are used in all 50 states and have the largest data set in K12 Human Capital Management.  We partner with school districts whose professionals and staff use our premier software solutions daily.

    Responsibilities

    We have an opportunity for a Corporate Attorney at our headquarters in Malvern, PA.  Reporting to the CFO, the Corporate Attorney will manage core legal functions for our growing company, supporting the business with a variety of general corporate legal matters such as customer agreements, human resources, mergers and acquisitions and corporate governance.  Primary responsibilities include:

     

    • Draft and negotiate customer sales agreements, commercial partnership agreements and services agreements
    • Provide support in corporate transactional work including the coordination among the legal, finance, and corporate development teams as well as external counsel
    • Support strategic transactions such as deal structuring, assist with due diligence, draft and negotiate deal agreements, and actively manage deal process and execution
    • Manage relationships with outside counsel and lead cross-functional workstreams with internal departments
    • Partner with our Human Resources team on select employment matters and internal policies

    Qualifications

    The ideal candidate will have a JD degree, be a member of the bar and have at least 5 years combined experience in a law firm and in-house corporate environment.  Experience working within a fast growth technology company a plus.  We also seek the following:

     

    • High integrity, strong work ethic, customer-centric and able to handle multiple, simultaneous projects with enthusiasm and attention to detail.  Ability to handle work with tight turn-around timelines with a variety of internal teams
    • Advanced interpersonal, written and persuasive communication skills to effectively develop relationships with a wide variety of audiences
    • Ability to drive deliverables and influence both internal and external customers in a team setting
    • Consistently provide useful, constructive legal advice that solves problems and furthers business objectives of the company
    • Sound legal and business judgment with the ability to make decisions independently
    • High level of emotional intelligence with proven track record of ability to successfully navigate projects and complex issues

     

    This is an exciting opportunity for a firm attorney with corporate in-house experience seeking a new challenge that offers interesting work with a growing company.  We offer a competitive compensation including base salary, bonus potential, and stellar benefits.

     

    Before you decide if you are ready to make a true impact by joining a world class team that directly influences the education industry, here are a few words about our culture:

     

    At Frontline, we are unique individuals, but we all hold to a set of guiding core values. Ultimately, many of them can be summed up in being trustworthy. We build relationships through open communication, which includes honesty, vulnerability, valuing team input and practicing personal and corporate humility. We lead by serving the best interests of those around us before ourselves (we call this “servant leadership”). At Frontline, we hire the right people and invest in those people through mentoring and professional development. While we work hard, we also always strive to balance family and work.  Our values consistently impact those around us, whether it is by providing outstanding customer service or treating those outside the company with respect.

     

    Frontline Education is proud to be drugfree workplace and an equal opportunity employer.

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