POSITION: Managing Director, Tech Clients
COMPANY: Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
LOCATION: New York
Orrick currently has an excellent opportunity for a Managing Director – Tech Clients. This position is based in our New York office. The Managing Director – Tech Clients (“MD”) will work with a national and global remit with a strong emphasis on the NY market and greater North Eastern U.S.
Who We Are: Orrick places tech at the heart of its strategy. We are a full-service law firm passionate about entrepreneurship and guiding the success of innovators. We provide advice on tactical approaches to companies and investors, from incubation to strategic exits and future growth opportunities. Our multidisciplinary team of 150+ technology lawyers have deep experience across our offices in some of the world’s biggest technology hubs including San Francisco, Silicon Valley Santa Monica, NY, London, Paris, Shanghai, and others.
Founded more than 150 years ago in San Francisco, Orrick today has offices in 25+ markets worldwide. We are recognized worldwide for delivering the highest-quality legal advice through our diverse teams and for our culture of innovation and collaboration. Financial Times selected Orrick as the Most Digital Firm of 2020, and in the past five years, the Most Innovative Law Firm of the Year three times and runner-up twice. For the seventh year in a row, Fortune named Orrick to its 2021 list of the 100 Best Companies to Work For.
What Is The Opportunity? We are searching for a Managing Director- Tech Clients to work closely with U.S. Tech and Life Science Sector Partners as well as Firm, Marketing and Sales Leadership teams to drive Orrick’s market facing sales initiative. The MD will assist in identifying opportunities and driving execution on expanding client relationships, obtaining client feedback and increasing satisfaction in close collaboration with the firm’s partners, sales and marketing professionals. Metrics for success for this role includes both quantitative data on revenue impact and qualitative feedback from internal and external stakeholders.
What You’ll Do: Your primary focus will be to establish new strategic clients and relationships, raise the firm’s profile in key markets (with a large emphasis on New York and greater East Coast), sectors and practices, and assemble winning teams, core themes and differentiation for pitches. You will also facilitate client focused collaboration and coordination among partners, within a sector, across practices and geographies.
You will have the following core responsibilities:
Orrick offers a collaborative work environment, competitive salary, and excellent benefits, from wellness and mindfulness programs to social impact opportunities, professional staff affinity group communities and generous paid time off.
Please visit www.orrick.com for more information about the firm.
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How to Apply: If you are searching for a chance to create an impact, you have a little grit and you love working with a team, we want to talk with you. To submit your resume and cover letter for this position, please visit our Staff and Paralegal Opportunities Listings at www.orrick.com/Careers.
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What you need to know: Successful applicants will be required to provide proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to the commencement of employment. Applicants who wish to apply for a medical, religious accommodation or any other accommodation required under applicable law can do so later in the process (accommodations are not guaranteed and are decided on a case by case basis).
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.