Overview

LEGAL INTERN

THE OPPORTUNITY

 

As Paymentwall continually expands to new territories and develops new products, the Legal Department plays a crucial role in our organization. We are looking for a passionate and professional team player who will be able to work with different cultures from all over the world and learn how to work in a wide range of practice areas and jurisdictions. Your role may even require you to travel to other Paymentwall offices to handle local legal matters.

 

The position is based in San Francisco, where you will join a multicultural team in an awesome workspace. It will be a paid internship (commensurate with experience) with possible full-time career opportunities at the end of the internship period.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

 

  • Provide effective legal solutions to Paymentwall business and operational divisions

  • Assist with the regulatory aspects of our business when necessary

  • Draft correspondence and negotiate agreements to protect Paymentwall

  • Collaborate with the business development, marketing, finance and support departments and to understand legal needs and team goals

 

REQUIREMENTS

 

  • Strong contract drafting / negotiation skills

  • Knowledge and appreciation of relevant payment and financial legal issues

  • Communicate effectively in a fast paced, multi-cultural environment

  • Monitor regulations and new legal requirements

  • Knowledge in finance / accounting is a plus

  • Minimum:  Recent law school graduate at an ABA accredited law school with prior related experience

  • Able to start as soon as possible and work full time

     

     

WHO SHOULD APPLY

 

  • Proactive, goal-oriented individuals who take pride in what they do.

  • Preferred: Lawyer (licensed in CA) with 1-2 years of substantive experience with corporate law, e-commerce, or payment systems in a law firm or corporate legal department setting.

  • Has passion for innovation and loves the startup community and its culture.

  • Super connectors who live on Facebook, Linkedin, Twitter, Meetup and other social media outlets.

  • Able to communicate and work with different time zones especially with our global offices.

  • Those with bottomless energy and can channel those energy to promote Paymentwall.

  • Those with an interest in the gaming, dating and digital space industry would be ideal.

  • Those looking to work hard and see the opportunity to be beyond that of a 9 to 5 job.
  • Those who are interested in the finance/tech industry.

 

Type:   Competitive paid internship. We cover public transportation to and from the office.

 

Duration:  Full time internship 3-6 months, with opportunity to hire full time

 

 

ABOUT PAYMENTWALL

 

Paymentwall is the leading all-in-one global monetization platform for digital goods and services.

Paymentwall’s fully customizable payment platform is localized in 200+ countries, providing more than 100 popular local payment options including credit and debit cards, bank transfers and direct debit payments, eWallets, prepaid cards, mobile and landline payments, and payment kiosks/terminals.

 

Headquartered in San Francisco, with other offices in Las Vegas, Berlin, Amsterdam, Istanbul, Kiev, Manila, Hanoi, and Beijing. We are growing quickly and opening offices in Sao Paulo, and Moscow.

If you have any questions about this position, please email our Recruiting team at jobs@paymentwall.com and include in the subject line: SF– Legal Intern.

About Paymentwall

ABOUT PAYMENTWALL  Paymentwall is the leading all-in-one global monetization platform for digital goods and services.Paymentwall's fully customizable payment platform is localized in 200+ countries, providing more than 100 popular local payment options including credit and debit cards, bank transfers and direct debit payments, eWallets, prepaid cards, mobile and landline payments, and payment kiosks/terminals.  Headquartered in San Francisco, with other offices in Las Vegas, Berlin, Amsterdam, Istanbul, Kiev, and Manila. We are growing quickly and opening offices in Hanoi, Beijing, Sao Paulo, and Moscow.