Temenos is looking for an Associate General Counsel for the Americas. The Associate General Counsel will advise management, operational and sales teams regarding a multitude of issues arising in the contract/technology transactions negotiation process, including most notably, data security issues and risk management. This position reports directly to the Chief Legal Officer of the Temenos group of companies based in Geneva, Switzerland and will supervise a team of two attorneys and two paralegals. This is a senior position and will be part of the leadership of the Americas’ management team.
Temenos AG (SIX: TEMN), headquartered in Geneva, is the world’s leader in banking software, partnering with banks and other financial institutions to transform their businesses and stay ahead of a changing marketplace. Over 3,000 firms across the globe, including 41 of the top 50 banks, rely on Temenos to process the daily transactions of more than 500 million banking customers.
A competitive compensation package will be offered for this position, consistent with the candidate’s level of experience.
The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 12 years of legal experience, including law firm training and at least 5 years at a senior level in a leadership/management role in-house. The candidate should have an interest in and the experience of working collaboratively in teams, both domestic and internationally, as well as experience mentoring and managing other team members. The role requires transactional experience drafting and negotiating a variety of high value complex cloud services agreements (including SaaS and PaaS agreements), software license agreements, professional services agreements, and other customer-facing contracts relating to the company’s suite of products aimed at the financial services industry.
Must be admitted to practice in one or more U.S. jurisdictions with active bar membership.
Following the demise of COVID, the expectation is that this position will be anchored in one of the Company’s Manhattan offices, with continued flexibility for a combination of home and office-based working.
This is a national search.
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