At MyFitnessPal, our vision is to be the global catalyst for every “body” to achieve their healthy. We believe fitness starts with what you eat. We provide the tools and resources to reach your fitness goals.  

MyFitnessPal is looking for a Senior Counsel to join our Legal team. Reporting to the General Counsel, you will focus on drafting and negotiating agreements with vendors and strategic partners, drafting and providing counsel for consumer facing terms, reviewing marketing claims, and providing general legal support to teammates and the business. 

What you’ll be doing: 

  • Draft, review and negotiate vendor contracts, commercial contracts, and contracts with strategic partners
  • Draft and review consumer facing terms, including terms of use and privacy policies
  • Provide counsel concerning marketing and advertising in traditional and new media, including issues of advertising law, claim substantiation, sweepstakes, promotions, rights of privacy and publicity, third party video and written content, user-generated content and social media
  • Provide practical and business-oriented legal advice to internal business teams to achieve commercial and product development goals
  • Develop and build processes to ensure continued compliance with legal, privacy and contractual requirements for products and services
  • Live our core values in all you do:
    • Be Kind and Care
    • Live Good Health
    • Be Data-Inspired
    • Champion Change
    • Leave it Better than You Found It
    • Make It Happen

Key Competencies:

  • You are an entrepreneurial and creative problem solver who thrives in a dynamic and versatile environment with frequently shifting priorities
  • You have an intellectual curiosity about the industry and a dedication to business objectives
  • You work well independently without requiring extensive supervision while prioritizing teamwork in a collaborative and supportive culture
  • You are a critical and strategic thinker who enjoys solving complex problems
  • You have strong business acumen with a track record of providing guidance and risk-appropriate, solutions-oriented advice to legal issues
  • You have excellent written and oral communication skills, including a clear and concise drafting style
  • You have strong organizational and interpersonal skills and you enjoy and can work effectively cross functionally with teams
  • You thrive in a fast-paced setting that is constantly evolving and are a multi-tool player ready to grow vertically and horizontally in an agile growth company
  • You support MyFitnessPal’s mission to make the world a healthier place

Qualifications to be successful in this role: 

  • A Juris Doctor degree from a law school accredited by the American Bar Association
  • 5+ years of firm and/or in-house experience
  • Prior in-house experience with a high growth, fast moving digital company

 

At MyFitnessPal, we’re building a fitness product for everyone and believe our team should reflect that. We encourage people of different backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and perspectives to apply.

Full Time Employee Perks, Benefits, and Culture:

  • Remote equal philosophy enabling you to work from any state in which we have operations in the continental U.S. 
  • Want to work in an office? We also have a physical office in Austin, TX
  • Bi-annual, in-person company retreats to work, bond, and enjoy team-building activities
  • Opportunities for team members to meet and connect in person for company paid lunches or working sessions
  • Flexible time-off policy + flexible working hours (Unlimited PTO Plan)
  • Competitive medical, dental, and vision benefits
  • Safe Harbor 401K program 
  • Supported path in parenthood with fertility benefits and paid maternity and parental leave
  • Monthly Wellness Allowance to assist team members to focus on their own physical and mental wellbeing and select wellness initiatives of their own choice
  • Reward & recognition platform enabling peers to recognize and reward their peers for all the great work they do
  • MyFitnessPal Premium 
  • Modern Virtual Learning and Development Library
  • DEI Committee dedicated to ongoing efforts to foster a diverse and inclusive workplace by setting actionable goals and evaluating progress
  • Diversity training for employees
  • A dynamic, motivating, and fun work environment 

At MyFitnessPal, our mission is to enable people to make healthy choices. And it wouldn't be possible without our team. We celebrate the unique POV that each person brings to the table and believe in a collaborative and inclusive environment. As an equal opportunity employer, we prohibit any unlawful discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, military or veteran status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or genetic information. These are our guiding ideologies and apply across all aspects of employment.

MyFitnessPal participates in E-Verify. 

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