Legal Project Manager

Legal · New York City, New York
Department Legal
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

Celsius addresses the financial needs of today’s consumers worldwide through a democratized interest income and lending platform accessible via mobile and desktop app. With a mission to put unparalleled economic freedom in the hands of the people, and a core belief that financial services should only do what is in the best interests of the community, Celsius is a modern earning and lending platform where membership provides access to curated financial services that are not available through traditional financial institutions. Crypto holders can earn yield on the digital assets in their account with Celsius, and can borrow fiat or stable coins against their crypto collateral at the lowest interest rates in the space.  

 

The Celsius team is committed to doing good and doing well. We believe in the power of disruption and the importance of decentralization to create a new system that acts in the best interest of everyone. Each member of our team brings something unique and innovative to the table, but the common thread that links us together is our passion for blockchain, equality, and leading the next financial revolution that changes the equation to bring power back to the people.


What You'll Do

  • Support the legal contract management and corporate documents process by tracking contract status, prioritizing contracts for review, and processing executed contracts in accordance with department procedures
  • Maintain an efficient legal filing system and manage the retention of electronic documents
  • Identify and help implement process improvements
  • Provide general administrative support to the Legal team, while interacting cross-functionally with other departments and outside counsel
  • Take meeting minutes and provide action items for relevant parties
  • Assist attorneys with aspects relating to compliance with applicable laws, corporate governance policies, and supervisory procedures
  • Manage trademark and patent filings with outside counsel


What we are looking for

  • 2 years minimum of experience in the areas of general corporate law (fintech, blockchain, or banking experience is a huge plus)
  • Project Management experience
  • Good understanding of standard contractual clauses and experience with independent drafting of simple agreements under attorney guidance and supervision (e.g., confidentiality agreements, statements of work, etc.)
  • Strong attention to detail and interpersonal skills with an emphasis on written and verbal communication
  • Outstanding organizational skills and time management skills
  • Self-motivated and passionate about your work


This position will be open to for all applicants on the east coast as well. 

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  • Location
    New York City, New York
  • Department
    Legal
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Mid-level