TELECOMMUTE – US National
Title: Associate General Counsel
We are witnessing a massive shift of consumer presence from offline to online.
With this, there is a need for technologies that enable online businesses to thrive.
Bolt is at the center of this universe leading the next generation of e-commerce, having created a best-in-class buying experience from checkout to fraud detection, payments, and more.
With our help, retailers can successfully compete with the online retail giants that have the means to invest in technology.
We’re looking for a Senior Corporate Counsel / Associate General Counsel to join Bolt’s Legal team.
This new position reports to our General Counsel and can be based out of any of our US offices or remotely within the US.
In this role, lead a variety of legal initiatives including fundraising, corporate development/M&A, investment, and strategic dealmaking.
This position is high-priority and we’re looking for someone to join us immediately.
What you will be doing:
Oversee corporate strategic transactions, including corporate development/mergers and acquisitions, and strategic partnerships
Lead legal work for Bolt’s fundraising and investment activities
Prepare board and committee materials; development and management of our corporate governance programs; and advise on other board related matters
Support international corporate governance, international registration, and management of subsidiary entities
Provide general advice and counsel to leaders in Bolt’s Finance, Accounting and Strategic Partnerships teams
What would set you up for success:
10+ years of relevant experience including at least 4 years at a high-growth private company
Substantial experience with securities and governance, org chart management, mergers & acquisitions, strategic dealmaking, fundraising, public company readiness
Prior experience leading corporate investment activities
Interest and experience in the crypto industry
Exceptional attention to detail, ability to meet deadlines, and manage multiple projects
Trustworthy and experienced in handling highly sensitive and confidential information with discretion
Excellent written and oral communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively with executive stakeholders and the broader team
High tolerance for ambiguity and comfort working independently and proposing and defending solutions
Willingness to dive in and get your hands dirty to get a job done
Expected Outcomes In 12 Months:
Build processes and systems to improve Board & Committee meetings and actions
Help create and support the framework for Bolt’s investment activities
Lead corporate strategic and M&A deals
Transition appropriate securities and governance work inhouse
Assume responsibility for subsidiary management
Phone & Wifi reimbursement
Comprehensive health coverage: Medical, dental and vision
Monthly wellness stipend
Paid parental leave
(Virtual) team events!