Brex is revolutionizing financial services for businesses, starting with corporate cards for startups. We are building the product from first principles, enabling us to have unparalleled features and a seamless, modern experience for our customers. With backing from top venture firms and industry veterans such as Peter Thiel and Max Levchin, Brex is one of the fastest-growing startups to date, and we’re looking for someone to help scale the company with incredible people across the board.
Based in San Francisco, our team is committed to creating a driven and diverse company with ambitious people from wide-ranging backgrounds. We are looking for people with a strong sense for exceptional products, a keen eye to detail, and comfort learning new technologies. Most importantly, we’re looking for people who are enthusiastic about working with a variety of backgrounds, roles, and needs.
Reporting to the Chief Legal Officer, this person will partner closely with the company’s Co-Founder and be responsible for building and managing the corporate function for the company. This is a great opportunity to be a leader on a growing legal team and be influential in defining corporate strategy.
Lead the corporate legal function for the company
Manage domestic and international entity formation
Support equity and debt financing and secondary transactions, including producing and reviewing due diligence materials and disclosure schedules
Manage corporate governance (including updating governance docs, supporting the implementation of controls, board meeting prep, and drafting board resolutions) and supporting investor relations
Support the Company’s corporate development efforts, including mergers and acquisitions (M&A)
Partner with Finance and Compliance to establish and maintain appropriate corporate insurance
Be the primary point of contact for Finance on various matters including global tax strategy and audit and IPO readiness
Negotiate debt transactions, including structured finance and warehouse lines
Build and manage the team focused on providing the services above across the organization
What We Value:
10+ years working experience in a combination of law firms and technology or traditional financial services companies, experience in startups is a plus
Outstanding judgment and integrity, ability to balance complex matters independently and closely manage outside counsel
Creative disposition and a problem-solving approach to lawyering that draws on your experience and your intuition coupled with validation of assumptions and the law
Thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced environment and able to turn work around very quickly, as needed
Management experience required and the ability to build a world-class team
Entrepreneurial and ability to work across various modes of communication
JD and admitted to practice in at least one jurisdiction
Internal Number: JR100077
Brex makes financial technology to help ambitious companies scale. We exist to reinvent and unify broken financial systems so people can prosper in unimaginable ways.
We’re taking on some of the most daunting problems in payments with inventiveness and tenacity. Work at Brex to grow alongside driven, diverse people. To accelerate your career. To challenge old ideas. To break the status quo.