About the Role:
We have an excellent opportunity for a legal counsel of 1-2 years’ PQE experience to join our busy and growing in-house legal department during an expansion period of the business, both in the UK and internationally. We are looking for an enthusiastic individual who will assist with the development of the various functions of the legal department. The role will also provide day-to-day legal support to the business on a mixture of legal disciplines, primarily commercial, corporate and privacy. Ideally we are looking for someone who has experience of working as an in-house lawyer in an international software corporation or telecommunications corporation, with a broad background covering all aspects of in-house practice. The candidate must have excellent writing skills, willing to learn and comfortable working with minimal supervision. Experience drafting agreements and negotiating transactional matters is preferable. Privacy experience, particularly with the GDPR and the Data Protection Act, is beneficial.
Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities:
8x8, Inc. (NYSE: EGHT) is the trusted provider of secure and reliable enterprise cloud communications solutions to more than 45,000 businesses operating in over 100 countries across six continents. 8x8's out-of-the-box cloud solutions replace traditional on-premises PBX hardware and software-based systems with a flexible and scalable Software as a Service (SaaS) alternative, encompassing cloud business phone service, contact center solutions, and conferencing.
In today’s competitive market 8x8 continues to deliver service excellence, with a consistent, innovative, cohesive, progressive and dynamic culture.
8x8 is proud to provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.