Services Counsel – Applied Intelligence
Accenture, IL - Chicago, USA
Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives.
JD degree or equivalent degree or legal qualification.
Admitted to the bar (or local equivalent) and in good standing or otherwise authorized to practice law. A Common Law qualification is preferred.
6+ years’ of relevant attorney experience in the area of technology, drafting and negotiating data vendor, technology and/or OEM vendor agreements for use in B2B or B2C products or services offered to clients (in a law firm or in a fast-paced in-house legal department or military group)
Strong commercial, technology, IP and data privacy experience
Candidates should ideally also have experience in:
Risk identification, analysis, and management relating to products and services;
Drafting and negotiation of client and supplier agreements, including understanding of intellectual property, data privacy and data protection issues;
Deal shaping and evaluation of innovative commercial models for new product and service offerings; and
Developing trusted relationships with Business teams
Functional understanding of legal issues, especially data privacy related issues, related to bringing products and services offerings to market in a legally compliant manner, including offerings utilizing machine learning, third party data, or the delivery of digital or targeted marketing campaigns
Working knowledge of: (a) data privacy issues regarding consumer or personally identifiable data; (b) IP law; and (c) open source licensing
Experience with data licensing or monetization strategies.
Understanding connection between in-bound agreements and client-facing agreements.
Risk analysis, appreciation and management;
Be a self-starter, prepared to work in start-up/entrepreneurial environment
Have a proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
Have excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
Have a pragmatic and practical approach to legal advice and legal support
Be skilled at explaining legal issues and the real-world impact of the issues in a way that is understood by non-lawyers
Have strong negotiation skills, including internally within the company and with customers or suppliers.
Demonstrate good judgment, an ability to prioritize and make decisions, and spot and mitigate risks
Have good organizational, prioritization and time management skills
thrive in a constantly changing environment by showing high adaptability and comfort with ambiguity, pathfinding in the new.
Proficient in the use of MS Office Suite of products; and
Proficient at speaking English.
Demonstrated leadership in professional setting; either military or civilian
Demonstrated teamwork and collaboration in a professional setting; either military or civilian
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