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ThoughtRiver Legal Content Specialist - Cambridge

Enjoy finding the solution to legal challenges? Know legal tech is part of the answer? Love the law and want to apply your skills in a cutting-edge environment?

We're looking for an experienced legal professional to bring their legal skills and understanding of technology to help transform contract negotiation.

Come work with a talented multi-disciplinary company-wide team in our legal content team. Mix of remote working with flexible access to our Cambridge office.

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About Us:

ThoughtRiver enables our customers to review contracts quickly: accelerating contract negotiation. Our industry-leading AI makes it simple for both lawyers and non-lawyers to distil, prioritize and collaborate on the key issues on any transaction, driving efficiency, speed, and better outcomes.
We benefit from a 2020 $10m Series A investment from Octopus Ventures and are ambitiously scaling. We have been named by Business Insider as one of the Top 15 European AI start-up companies, with a rapidly expanding global client list.

Your Mission:

  • The creation, delivery and maintenance of ThoughtRiver’s out of the box (ThoughtRiver-authored) contract review streams to meet market demand, speeding up time-to-value for current and future customers.
  • The authoring, maintenance and development of ThoughtRiver’s Lexible structure, the foundation on which ThoughtRiver’s AI operates and on which we and our customers build projects to speed up contract review and identify legal risk.
  • Supporting other business projects to meet customer and business need. For example, supporting software and product development projects.

Would Suit:

  • Qualified lawyer in early stages of career and looking for a different type of legal work in a dynamic legal technology company.
  • Those with legal experience considering move into more product-focussed role: help build a product that transforms contract negotiation.
  • Opportunity for flexible hours, particularly for more experienced candidate.

What you will need to succeed:

Legal qualifications and experience:

  • Required: Law degree (or equivalent professional qualification) and min 2+ years’ experience (ideally 2+ years’ PQE or equivalent experience). We will consider more experienced candidates.
  • Strong preference for commercial legal experience (non-contentious, contract-based experience) from England and Wales or the USA.
  • Not suitable for law graduate or law school graduate with limited legal experience.

Other Skills & Experience:

  • Required: ability to work independently (self-starter) and with collaboration in a team to deliver and maintain high quality product elements.
  • Required: ability to work with precision and attention to detail to help deliver both legal content and technical elements such as labels and the Lexible framework.
  • Required: genuine interest in legal technology and/or AI.
  • Required: willingness to work in fast-paced multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Required: willingness to learn new systems and skills.
  • Required: basic MS Office skills.
  • Required: good communication skills, whether in person or remote working.
  • Required: live in UK with right to work in UK and ability to attend (or work from) Cambridge office, exact working pattern to be agreed.
  • Preference for candidates with experience of using legal technology solutions.

Why you will love it here:

  • Competitive salary
  • Company pension scheme
  • Life assurance
  • 20 days annual leave
  • Share options
  • A collaborative, supportive, and dynamic work culture; you’ll work with people who demand the best
  • In-depth training and support as you build your career at ThoughtRiver and map out your professional goals
  • As COVID restrictions are relaxed, regular programme of activities to foster a collaborative spirit

An Equal Opportunities Employer

We commit to creating an inclusive environment that enables everyone to perform at their best, where we recognise the rights of all individuals to mutual respect and where there is an unbiased acceptance of others. 

About Us

ThoughtRiver, the market leader in intelligent legal pre-screening, is disrupting legal services by enabling lawyers to review contracts quickly using behavioural analytics, machine learning and data visualization. Our product encompasses leading-edge AI technology, an innovative legal ontology and one of the world’s largest legal intelligence data sets.

We recently announced a successful $10m Series A investment round and are ambitiously scaling. We have been named by Business Insider as one of the Top 15 European AI start-up companies, with a rapidly expanding global client list.

A stand-out career that’s truly rewarding

Join us at the cutting-edge, deploying the latest technology to revolutionise a centuries-old industry.

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