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Senior Commercial Counsel, Brazil

Legal in Sao Paulo, Brazil

At Uber, we ignite opportunity by setting the world in motion. We take on big problems to help drivers, riders, delivery partners, and eaters get moving in more than 600 cities around the world.


We welcome people from all backgrounds who seek the opportunity to help build a future where everyone and everything can move independently. If you have the curiosity, passion, and collaborative spirit, work with us, and let’s move the world forward, together.

About The Role


We are currently searching for a high calibre senior commercial counsel to help manage our commercial and product needs in Brazil. You will report to the Legal Director for Brazil and will be based in São Paulo


What You'll Do

  • Work closely with our Brazil legal team and other members of the legal department on commercial contracts, marketing, corporate and product matters across the region
  • Manage the commercial team in Brazil
  • Be a point of contact for intellectual property and corporate issues
  • Be an active partner, and ensure the provision of timely business-focused advice, to a variety of business areas including product development, vehicle solutions and business development
  • Work on commercial contracts such as technology agreements, promotional agreements, sponsorships, partnerships as well as general procurement and marketing and advertising initiatives in the country
  • You’ll take responsibility for ensuring we have the right processes and tools available to enable the team’s capability to scale as the business does
  • Provide strategic and proactive legal advice to internal business groups. It’s our job to peer round corners for the business and ensure that we are well positioned for the future
  • Understand, interpret and apply current regulations as applicable to Uber’s business models in the region and your areas of responsibility
  • Work hard but have a lot of fun doing it

What You'll Need

  • Significant post-qualification experience at a top-notch law firm or in-house (ideally more than 10 years, with some in-house experience)
  • Strong commercial contracts and consumer law training and experience, including dealing with international contracts
  • Strong academic credentials and law degree from a Brazilian university
  • Excellent business judgment, communication and interpersonal skills
  • To be able to think on your feet and make quick decisions
  • Thrive in high impact/high profile situations
  • Fluency in Portuguese and English
  • Enthusiastic about Uber
  • Please submit resumes in English

Bonus Points If...

  • If you hold an LL.M Degree or master degree
  • If you maintain up-to-date knowledge of technology matters and possibilities

About the Team


Uber is changing the world and the Uber Legal Team is proud to be a part of that.  You will be part of a growing team working on cutting-edge issues and shaping the legal landscape in an exciting, fast-paced environment. We’re not just another social web app: we’re moving real assets and real people around their cities


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