Facebook is seeking a talented and flexible Associate General Counsel to support its growing efforts in the commerce space. This is a full-time position and is located in our Menlo Park office. You will be advising the company on e-commerce related initiatives and should be knowledgeable about privacy, product and regulatory frameworks relevant to digital commerce platforms. You will also work with Facebook's international teams and will advise on relevant global issues in consultation with local counsel. You will regularly meet with product teams and other cross-functional partners. Products that you will support include Marketplace, Buy & Sell Groups, and future e-commerce products in development.
Advise broad cross-functional teams on a wide range of legal issues regarding existing and planned products
Interact with and manage local outside counsel to secure and provide advice regarding international expansion of e-commerce products
Prepare and maintain terms of service associated with e-commerce products
J.D. degree and membership in at least one state bar
8+ years of legal experience, including prior in-house experience with internet or technology companies and/or work at a law firm
Experience advising business teams on product issues
Experience with e-commerce technology products, either through the lens of an online retailer or a platform
Experience working when necessary to advise on deadlines set by product teams
Demonstrated legal judgment and strategic thinking, along with the ability to work independently and cross-functionally
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