Paralegal

| Greater NYC Area

About Us

Riskified is the AI platform powering the eCommerce revolution. We use cutting-edge technology, machine-learning algorithms, and behavioral analytics to identify legitimate customers and keep them moving toward checkout. Merchants use Riskified to increase revenue, prevent fraud, and eliminate customer friction. Riskified has reviewed hundreds of millions of transactions and approved billions of dollars of revenue for merchants across virtually all industries, including a number of Fortune 500 companies.

About the Role

Reporting to Riskfied’s Managing Counsel, the Paralegal is responsible for overseeing and administering a broad spectrum of specialized legal and compliance administrative responsibilities. The successful candidate will work collaboratively with others in a team-oriented, fast-paced environment.

What You'll Be Doing

  • Responsible for providing day-to-day paralegal support to Riskified’s 4-person legal team, located in New York and Tel Aviv
  • Ensure all records, documents, and department work are effectively organized
  • Participate in, coordinate and/or manage legal projects
  • Assist with global corporate governance matters, such as compliance, insurance requirements, regulatory filings, investor communications and board and shareholder actions
  • Identify and implement improvements to current operations and workflows
  • Mark up NDAs, Vendor Agreements and Customer Contracts using our playbook
  • Perform research as needed
  • Respond to general organizational questions from the sales/operations team
  • Develop and maintain resources, memos, department playbooks, compliance guides, etc
  • Manage awareness materials to help improve access to and awareness of regulatory requirements

Qualifications

  • 3-5 years working as a legal assistant or paralegal or in compliance (in-house is an advantage)
  • BA degree required
  • Paralegal or comparable certification preferred, but not required
  • Experience with legal technology such as contract management and cap table solutions a plus
  • Experience with Salesforce a plus
  • Strong computer skills, preferably with G-Suite and Microsoft Word
  • Excellent organizational, writing and communication skills
  • Ability to work effectively and meet deadlines, including the ability to effectively prioritize among multiple projects
  • Solid judgement and analytical skills
  • Familiarity with corporate law, legal procedures and protocols
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality 

Life at Riskified

We are a fast-growing and dynamic startup with 350 team members between our offices in Tel Aviv and New York City. We value collaboration and innovative thinking. We’re looking for bright, driven, and passionate people to grow with us.

Some NYC Benefits & Perks:

  • Fully-covered medical, dental, and vision insurance from your first day
  • Stock options for all employees, 401(k) + matching, commuter benefits
  • Catered lunch, team events, healthy snacks, yoga, pilates, soccer league, and more

In The News

Fortune Magazine: 25 Best Workplaces in New York

Great Place to Work: Riskified

Crain's: Best Places to Work in New York City

BuiltInNYC: How Riskified Has Carried its Brand Across Continents

TechCrunch: Riskified Prevents Fraud on Your Favorite eCommerce Site

Riskified is deeply committed to the principle of equal opportunity for all individuals. We make all employment decisions without unlawful discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
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    • MongoDBDatabases
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Location

220 Fifth Ave., New York, NY 10001

An Insider's view of Riskified

How do you collaborate with other teams in the company?

As an Integrations Engineer, I sit with multiple stakeholders - the Customer, Sales, Product, Data Integrity, & Go-Live, to name a few. Whether a merchant has a new problem for us to solve or we're launching a new product, we maintain close contact to ensure we're on the same page, & deliver the best product & experience to our customers.

Jonathan

Integrations Engineer

How has your career grown since starting at the company?

I've been given the opportunity to work on increasingly larger deals that continue to stretch me in new ways. I've been able to work directly with the executive team and contribute meaningfully to the business. I feel valued and challenged on a daily basis and look forward to continuing to grow my career with the company.

Merrin

Account Executive

How do you make yourself accessible to the rest of the team?

I have weekly 1:1s with my team & quarterly 1:1s with all employees and they know they can come to me at any time. Making myself accessible to my team & the rest of the company is extremely important in my role and will always be one of my top priorities. It is important for employees to know they have someone they can trust & go to for anything.

Lorrie

Director, People Operations

What’s the vibe like in the office?

The vibe at Riskified is equal parts hustle and fun. Everyone is highly supportive and collaborative, which builds a genuine sense of unity in the office while making it very encouraging for everyone to excel in their positions.

Add in the amazing NYC views, adorable office dogs, and a well curated kitchen and you truly feel grateful to be here.

Arun

Director of Integrations

What are Riskified Perks + Benefits

Riskified Benefits Overview

Some NYC Benefits & Perks:
Fully-covered medical, dental, and vision insurance from your first day
Stock options for all employees, 401(k) + matching, commuter benefits
Catered lunch, team events, healthy snacks, yoga, pilates, soccer league, and more

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Company Equity
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Pet Friendly
Recreational Clubs
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
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