Legal Counsel (Commercial)



London, UK · United Kingdom · Remote
Posted on Wednesday, July 10, 2024

About Revolut

People deserve more from their money. More visibility, more control, more freedom. And since 2015, Revolut has been on a mission to deliver just that. With an arsenal of awesome products that span spending, saving, travel, transfers, investing, exchanging and more, we've helped 45+ million customers get more from their money. And we're not done yet.

As we continue our lightning-fast growth,‌ two things are essential to continuing our success: our people and our culture. We've been officially certified as a Great Place to Work™ in recognition of our outstanding employee experience! So far, we have 10,000+ people working around the world, from our great offices or remotely, on our mission. And we're looking for more. We want brilliant people that love building great products, love redefining success, and love turning the complexity of a chaotic world into the simplicity of a beautiful solution.

About the role

The Legal team sits at the heart of Revolut as one of the most important areas of our business. This focused bunch supports all other Revolut teams, helping us achieve our goals each and every day 🚀

We're looking for a Commercial Legal Counsel to help negotiate a wide range of commercial agreements. You’ll help shape the strategy and approach to commercial negotiations to deliver the best outcome for Revolut.

Our Commercial lawyers dig deep to understand both the technical requirements and commercial drivers behind the deal. We’re not back-seat passengers — we help drive commercial deals through to completion. We’re solutions-focused and we support all our Product and Services teams to Get it Done.

You'll be part of a talented, ambitious, and social Legal team.

Excited to join? We can't wait to have you on board.

What you’ll be doing

  • Drafting, reviewing, and negotiating a variety of commercial contracts
  • Providing time-sensitive legal, commercial, operational, and regulatory advice to internal stakeholders on all aspects of a commercial deal
  • Serving as lead counsel and project manager on strategic deals and projects
  • Resolving issues that arise in existing commercial relationships
  • Developing and implementing efficient and streamlined contract negotiation and vendor management processes
  • Developing and maintaining standard form agreements and building processes to reduce the legal support required for these agreements

What you'll need

  • 3+ years of PQE
  • Excellent academic credentials
  • To excel at leadership while also undertaking executional work, handling significant and complex legal matters with short turnaround times
  • Exceptional stakeholder management, project management, and communication skills

Nice to have

  • Experience working in-house

Building a global financial super app isn’t enough. Our Revoluters are a priority, and that’s why in 2021 we launched our inaugural D&I Framework, designed to help us thrive and grow everyday. We're not just doing this because it's the right thing to do. We’re doing it because we know that seeking out diverse talent and creating an inclusive workplace is the way to create exceptional, innovative products and services for our customers. That’s why we encourage applications from people with diverse backgrounds and experiences to join this multicultural, hard-working team.

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