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General Counsel

| Greater Boston Area

Bevi is a Series C startup that has raised over $60 million to bring customizable, healthy hydration to offices and facilities across the US and Canada. Founded in 2013, our co-founders set out to out-design bottled water. Within five years time, Bevi has saved the waste generated by over 50 million plastic bottles and seen revenue grow at a rapid pace. With offices now in Boston, New York, and San Francisco, we continue to grow our healthy flavor offerings and constantly strive to bring the next level of customization to the Bevi hydration experience.

We are seeking a General Counsel to join our team in a part-time capacity. Our internal General Counsel will provide legal counsel to Bevi’s leadership and strategic advice on all legal questions and issues that affect the business operations of Bevi. The General Counsel will work closely with the CEO, COO, VP of Sales, VP of Finance, and entire Leadership team as a true thought partner on legal, contractual, and risk related matters.

This is a part-time role (20-25 hours / week), to be based out of Bevi’s Boston office (min. 1-2 days per week).

What you will do:

  • Lead the overall legal strategy for the Company
  • Develop the legal processes, procedures and infrastructure necessary to help Bevi scale
  • Interface with Leadership to provide legal and strategic advice across a wide range of business and legal matters
  • Draft, review and negotiate corporate agreements and contracts of varying types and complexity levels, particularly with distributors and suppliers of Bevi’s physical products
  • Support and communicate with business constituents; provide guidance to internal business teams on potential impacts relating to contract activity
  • Partner with the Leadership team on corporate governance matters, including matters related to the Board, shareholders, auditors, and regulators
  • Track and analyze legislative, business and regulatory issues relating to Bevi’s operations, contractual obligations, and compliance programs
  • Advise on legal aspects of Bevi’s financing activities, including venture financing
  • Manage Bevi’s corporate insurance program (property, liability, D&O, etc.)
  • Oversee the management and retention of outside counsel
  • Drive legal processes to control and streamline legal review, documents, approvals and record keeping
  • Counsel management on employment and HR matters

Requirements

  • Law degree from an accredited law school with an active license to practice law in Massachusetts
  • Minimum ten years’ experience with a public firm
  • Start up experience preferred, particularly with a company who has experienced a merger, acquisition or IPO
  • Familiarity with commercial contracts, governance, tax, licensing, compliance, litigation, privacy and data privacy, employment and labor law, human resources and insurance law, especially as it relates to start-ups
  • Strong written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
  • Significant experience negotiating favorable outcomes for clients
  • Proficiency in technology, specifically with Google Suite and enterprise systems

This is a part-time role (20-25 hours / week), to be based out of Bevi’s Boston office (min. 1-2 days per week).

Benefits

  • Competitive compensation package, inclusive of generous equity options for employees at all levels
  • 401(k) and personal finance education
  • Paid PTO and holidays, plus additional paid days for sick leave, bereavement, etc.
  • Monthly stipends for cell phone use and commuting costs
  • Generous employee referral program
  • Fully stocked kitchen and Bevis on tap - and composting and terracycling, too
  • Monthly happy hours, pancake breakfasts, Hero awards… and more!
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Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Product
  • Sales & Marketing
    • C#Languages
    • C++Languages
    • JavaLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • SqlLanguages
    • ReactLibraries
    • ReduxLibraries
    • Backbone.jsFrameworks
    • MySQLDatabases
    • Google AnalyticsAnalytics
    • PhotoshopDesign
    • SolidWorksDesign
    • AsanaManagement
    • SalesforceCRM

Location

We're in the Schrafft Center, a former candy factory now housing offices (& onsite gym)! Minutes away from Charlestown, Assembly Sq, & Sullivan Sq T.

What are Bevi Perks + Benefits

Bevi Benefits Overview

We offer:
Competitive compensation package, including generous equity options for employees at all levels
Comprehensive medical, dental and vision insurance plans, 95% paid by employer
Fully employer-paid disability and life insurances
Wellness and fitness reimbursements
401(k) and personal finance education
15 days vacation and 9 paid holidays, plus additional paid days for volunteering, sick leave, bereavement, etc.
Paid parental leave for both primary and secondary caregivers (mothers and fathers)
Monthly stipends for cell phone use and commuting costs
Generous employee referral program
Onsite gym, free parking, and furry friends in office
Fully stocked kitchen, complete with Bevi, composting and terracycling
Monthly happy hours, pancake breakfasts, Hero awards… and more!

Culture
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Company Equity
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Family Medical Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Our employees receive 24 hours per year of paid volunteer time.
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Stocked Kitchen
Happy Hours
Parking
Pet Friendly
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Cross functional training encouraged
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