Sr. Legal Counsel - Buy Now, Pay Later
Company: PayPal, Inc.
Location: New York
Posted on: June 25, 2022
Sr. Legal Counsel - Buy Now, Pay Later in New York City, New
York, United States of America at PayPal Job Description At PayPal
(NASDAQ: PYPL), we believe that every person has the right to
participate fully in the global economy. Our mission is to
democratize financial services to ensure that everyone, regardless
of background or economic standing, has access to affordable,
convenient, and secure products and services to take control of
their financial lives.
PayPal is seeking a high caliber, and energetic attorney, with
significant experience in consumer and on-line credit, to join
PayPal's Americas, Credit & Enterprise Services legal team. The
attorney will work closely with the PayPal Credit business &
PayPal's Enterprise Services division as part of a growing legal
team, currently comprised of approximately 150 legal staff members
PayPal's innovative technology and approaches to payments, coupled
with an increasingly complex and demanding legal and regulatory
environment, provide robust career opportunities for attorneys
motivated and driven by creative clients and a fast paced, cutting
edge culture. This role will be focused on supporting all of the
teams responsible for buy now, pay later product offerings.The
successful candidate will have the following specific
qualifications and experience:
- Significant expertise in legal issues arising in most, if not
all, of the following areas: credit and lending, buy now pay later
products, financial services, consumer protection, and marketing.
- Significant expertise and prior experience in state laws
governing consumer credit installment products
- Significant expertise and prior experience in federal laws and
regulations such as: EFTA/Reg. E, TILA/Reg. Z, FCRA/Reg. V, FACTA,
GLBA/Reg. P, UDAAP, FDCPA, ECOA/Reg. B, SCRA, TCPA, CAN-SPAM, and
other laws affecting payments products, and consumer and small
business credit products. -
- Experience with e-commerce, payments, credit cards or other
lending products. -
- Experience dealing with regulatory bodies, regulatory exams,
internal and third-party audits.
- Experience supporting compliance and risk teams.
- Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment and to tolerate
change and ambiguity. -
- Ability and drive to take ownership of projects and tasks
which, in many cases, will be matters of first impression.
- Openness to adapting his/her practice in response to the
changing landscape of the industry.
- Strong proficiency in working with a team-based approach to
subject matter management and knowledge sharing, and comfort with a
flexible, agile environment that emphasizes collaboration and team
performance over management hierarchy. The successful candidate
will enthusiastically collaborate with PayPal legal colleagues
across our global organization and be able to hit the ground
- Creative thinker with strong problem-solving skills and the
ability to stay calm and help drive solutions while providing sound
legal advice under challenging circumstances.
- 7 or more years of relevant experience practicing either
in-house (or in an equivalent setting) or at a reputable law
- Juris Doctorate or equivalent degree. Admitted to a state bar
and in good standing.
- Exceptional writing skills, with strong attention to detail and
ability to generate creative, original drafted documents,
agreements, and disclosures.
- Outstanding communication skills and ability to work both in
teams and independently.
- Ability to effectively synthesize and explain complex and
detailed legal requirements to clients across different levels
within the organization.
- Willingness to travel up to 5%
At PayPal, we're committed to building an equitable and inclusive
global economy. And we can't do this without our most important
asset-you. That's why we offer benefits to help you thrive in every
stage of life. We champion your financial, physical, and mental
health by offering valuable benefits and resources to help you care
for the whole you.
We have great benefits including a flexible work environment,
employee shares options, health and life insurance and more. To
learn more about our benefits please visit
Who We Are:
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PayPal has remained at the forefront of the digital payment
revolution for more than 20 years. By leveraging technology to make
financial services and commerce more convenient, affordable, and
secure, the PayPal platform is empowering more than 400 million
consumers and merchants in more than 200 markets to join and thrive
in the global economy. For more information, visit paypal.com.
PayPal provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons
regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status,
physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex,
pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression,
genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public
assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected
by federal, state or local law. In addition, PayPal will provide
reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with
disabilities. If you are unable to submit an application because of
incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact
us at firstname.lastname@example.org.As part of PayPal's
commitment to employees' health and safety, we have established
in-office Covid-19 protocols and requirements, based on expert
guidance. Depending on location, this might include a Covid-19
vaccination requirement for any employee whose role requires them
to work onsite. Employees may request reasonable accommodation
based on a medical condition or religious belief that prevents them
from being vaccinated.
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