Legal Tokyo, Japan
We are looking for a motivated transactional lawyer to join Splunk’s growing legal team and make an immediate contribution to our rapid growth and success in APAC.
We need an experienced lawyer with knowledge of relevant Japanese laws, deep transactional expertise and excellent business judgment, who is an expert in technology agreements and data privacy.
Your responsibilities will focus primarily on our sales and operations in Japan and other APC countries as needed. You will be responsible for the company’s commercial legal requirements, including software licensing and sales channel, as well as a variety of commercial transactions to support Splunk’s international growth.
You will support sales, customer success, and partner teams with focus on drafting and negotiating Cloud, software and other technology sales agreements, contribute to process improvements, initiatives and playbooks to help scale for growth and reduce contract lifecycle, and partner with legal team members and other business functions to drive business objectives.
This role will report to the Director, APAC Commercial (Legal) based in Singapore.
To succeed, you will need to be confident, diligent and dedicated; demonstrate ability to develop collaborative working relationships with sales colleagues and various business units.
You possess excellent business intuition and critical thinking and can perform independently as well as cross-functionally and flexibly in a dynamic team environment.
You have the know-how to prioritize and drive multiple initiatives to conclusion independently and with speed. We need someone that is strategic, detail oriented, and capable of influencing others.
You can work successfully in an entrepreneurial, fast moving environment across different functional groups, time zones and cultures.
You are flexible, creative and energetic; you show initiative, perseverance, and resourcefulness; have a proven track record and knowledge base.
We need a lawyer that possesses strong persuasion and communication skills, who is self-motivated, self-reliant, and has a good sense of humor.
Be ready to adapt at all times in a dynamic and exciting environment.
You will have top academic credentials and be a qualified Japanese lawyer, with current bar admission or equivalent.