Job Title: Commercial Counsel
Job Location: London, Dublin, Paris, or Munich
Are you looking for an opportunity to grow professionally while doing diverse legal work with a high-growth, market-leading public enterprise software company, based in Silicon Valley? Then we have the opportunity for you – Guidewire Software is looking to hire a 6-8-year PQE lawyer in our rapidly growing European business, in order to assist in a broad range of legal activities, including customer, partner and vendor contracts, corporate governance, data related issues, IP and a wide variety of other legal matters as they arise.
In addition to working with a collaborative, fun group of legal colleagues, you will also be engaged with our business teams, including sales, services, operations, finance and development. We are looking for a self-starter who enjoys collaborating with your business partners worldwide, has a practical approach to an evolving legal environment and is willing to try and learn new things. That said, you will not be on your own – our team of experienced legal professionals is looking forward to welcoming a new colleague into the fold. The role will report into our VP EMEA Operations and General Counsel and can be based either in London, Dublin, Paris or Munich depending upon the candidate.
Guidewire exists to deliver the software that P&C insurers need to adapt and succeed in a time of rapid industry change, and to ensure that every customer succeeds in the journey. The company is headquartered in Foster City, California and has over 20 offices worldwide in or near London, Dublin, Paris, Munich, Sydney, Toronto, Tokyo, Krakow (Poland), Chennai, Boston, Minneapolis and Philadelphia, among others. Guidewire been publicly traded on the NYSE since 2012 under the call sign GWRE.
Many companies espouse values; we live by our three basic principles, on which the Company was founded, and which remain at the heart of how we operate today:
As noted above, this role will include a variety of projects and responsibilities, which will be dictated by varying Company needs. Working in conjunction with other legal colleagues, on any given day you may:
Please note that we do not accept resumes or honor referrals from headhunters, placement agencies, or other external parties seeking recruiting fees if they do not have a signed formal agreement with Guidewire.