Level, Inc. has retained Major, Lindsey & Africa on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for an Employee Benefits Tax Lead Counsel to be sit remotely. Level is an equal opportunity employer. Please do not contact Level directly; all resumes sent to Level will be routed to MLA for handling and will create delays.
Position Description: Reporting to Amy Pitelka, Head of Legal at Level, the Lead Counsel, Tax will bring deep experience with tax issues related to employee benefits. This role is central to Level’s underlying business and this person will serve as a key, critical element of the Company’s future growth and success.
Company: Level makes benefits as simple as paying with cash, starting with insurance. To make this possible, they are rebuilding every part of benefits ecosystem to create seamless experiences. Employers can offer bigger benefits for far less, members get more freedom and choice, and providers are paid instantly. At its core, Level is a fintech company with a diverse team from industry-leading companies like Square, Oscar Health, Uber, and ZocDoc. They have financial backing from Khosla Ventures, Lightspeed Ventures, First Round, Homebrew, BoxGroup, and Precursor Ventures. For Level, dental and vision benefits is just the start of their product offerings. There is so much more to come in helping employers and their teams get more from their benefit dollars through fast, flexible spending.
Experience: The successful candidate will have at least eight (8) years of tax or employee benefits legal experience.
Compensation: Competitive, including base salary and target cash bonus.
Location: This is a remote position. Company leadership sits in New York, NY, San Francisco, CA and Seattle, WA.
Internal Number: 126508
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