Commercial Legal Counsel



New York, NY, USA
Posted on Tuesday, April 11, 2023

Commercial Legal Counsel

  • Legal
  • New York
  • Full-time


We are looking for a smart, motivated, self-starter attorney to join our growing global legal team in the US where you’ll have an awesome opportunity to use your legal expertise to have a big impact on a rapidly growing SaaS company.

If you have a keen interest in learning about new technologies and areas of the law and a strong drive to understand and support the business needs of an innovative company, read on!

Please note that this is a hybrid position of 3 days/week in our NYC office

About The Role

  • Advise and support the company’s different departments such as sales, partners and procurement.
  • Review, draft, negotiate, and interpret a wide variety of commercial agreements including SaaS agreements, NDAs, vendor contracts, data processing addendums, business associate addendums, platform integration, and partnership agreements, and ensure that all commercial agreements adequately protect the company’s interests, improve processes, and increase scalability.
  • Manage agreements and business activities to comply with company policies and risk tolerance.
  • Manage multiple deals and support colleagues in Israel and internationally, with sound business and legal judgment and a clear sense of company priorities.
  • Provide general legal support to our global business on an as-needed basis.


The ideal candidate is a business-minded lawyer who is focused on execution, prepared to lead important company deals, collaborate with our Sales, Customer Success, and other teams within the company, and welcomes the dynamic environment that comes with a growing company. This role reports to the Head of the US Region Legal Counsel and will be located in our New York offices.

  • 3-5+ years of commercial legal experience in a law firm or in-house company, with a particular focus on the technology sector and with privacy experience
  • Strong experience in drafting, negotiating and managing professional services agreements, software as a service agreements, business agreements, and intellectual property agreements
  • Ability to manage several simultaneous projects under deadline pressure
  • Team player with exceptional written and oral communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent negotiating skills, keen analytical abilities, a pragmatic approach to problem-solving, as well as a track record of success in handling complex business and legal issues in a fast-paced, agile and evolving technology-driven business environment
  • Collaborative, positive, business-friendly and service-minded
  • Self-reliant and able to prioritize workload
  • JD degree or foreign equivalent and New York Bar admission

What monday.com can offer you:

  • Opportunity to join a well-funded, proven company with big ambitions, competitive salary and benefit package, bonus potential, and eligibility to take part in the company equity incentive program
  • Amazing company culture that values transparency and collaboration while never forgetting to have fun while we work!
  • Monthly stipends for food, wellness, and commuter work
  • Fully dedicated learning and development team that provides opportunities for our employees to hone and gain new skills
  • Award winning work environment - named a "Best Place to Work" by BuiltIn as well as "Great Place To Work" certified
  • We foster diversity, inclusion, and belonging through our Employee Resource Groups in addition to providing access to resources and education to support our team, facilitate conversations, and encourage understanding
  • A global work environment with employees in Tel Aviv, New York, San Francisco, Denver, London, Kiev, Sydney, São Paulo, and Tokyo

Visa sponsorship for this role is currently not available.

monday.com is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We hire talented individuals, regardless of gender, race, ethnicity, ancestry, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, military or veteran status, cultural background, religious beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

For New York City-based hires only: Compensation Range: $170,000-$230,000 base salary, subject to standard withholding and applicable taxes. In addition to base salary, the role includes opportunity to receive and/or earn a discretionary bonus and/or equity based on Company’s plans and in accordance with Company’s policies. Compensation finally awarded to the candidate will be commensurate with the candidate’s skills and experience. Compensation ranges for candidates in locations outside of New York City may differ based on the cost of labor and such additional factors for such other locations.