Cross countries Legal Business Partner (S/H/T)

PayFit is hiring!


PayFit simplifies payroll management and HR processes for SMBs. We have built a fast, intuitive and automated SaaS solution to help business owners and HR professionals save time and money allowing them to refocus and what really matters: their employees. Through PayFit, employees have a dedicated access to their payslips and are able to manage efficiently their leave and expense requests. To build such a solution, we have created our own programming language: JetLang. Thanks to JetLang we were able to code Labour Code and collective agreements, and today we continue to add new features.
We have set ourselves a mission to support the digital transformation of HR management through our ever-growing range of product features and services. We have a strong presence in France since 2015 and have been quickly growing in Germany, Spain, the UK and Italy. More than 5000 companies.
Over 600 PayFiters have already joined the adventure and we have raised 180M€ to always pursue our journey.

Our values 💙

PayFit is successful not only because of our product but because of our culture. Our values are at the heart of everything we do. It’s important to us that we:

🧒 Care for each other

🌱 Always stay humble
🎯 Strive for excellence
💙 Live and work with passion

We’re all equal 🌈
As an equal opportunity employer, we provide our employees with a safe, inclusive and respectful culture and workplace. We’re passionate and enthusiastic about our mission and committed to our employees and customers.

Job Description

Your role : Working as a business partner, especially with our local teams (outside France) 🌍

Your missions ⭐

You will join the global legal team - 6 people - to work closely with our local teams (currently Germany, Spain, the UK, Italy) outside of France.

To achieve this main mission, you will :

  • have many contacts with country managers of these countries
  • work closely and as a real business partner with their local teams (especially Sales Teams, Customer Success Teams, Product Teams, HR Teams, Marketing Teams)
  • work with local external counsels and with other experts in the global legal team
  • maintain a great consistency between global and local legal topics and will work hand-in-hand with other Legal Business Partners of our team
  • handle with various and new topics (with product, tech, sales, HR teams)

Preferred Experience

  • You have at least 5 years or more experience (not counting internships) as legal counsel in commercial law, corporate law, IT law
  • You have great technical knowledge and you are able to use it in a very practical and business approach
  • You have a significant sense of autonomy and you are a problem solver and a doer
  • You are able to explain clearly legal topics to non-lawyers and you like this pedagogic approach
  • You are very responsive at work and you like being in touch with lots of teams at the same time
  • You have excellent verbal and written communication skills in French and English and in German and/or Spanish and/or Italian
  • Ideally, you studied German, Spanish, the UK and/or Italian law in addition to French Law
  • Having experience in B2B SaaS company in a similar position in an international company is a big +
  • We are looking for players, passionate and innovative people, who want to build a big success story with us !

What we offer ❤️

• An amazing working environment, designed for kindness and blossoming,
• A possibility to work An international and dynamic team with the opportunity to visit our different offices (Paris, Berlin, Barcelona, London),
• Remote friendly policy,
• A gym inside the office and Gymlib subscription with preferential rate,
• Regular team and global events,
• Restaurant tickets,
• 4 weeks of paternity leave (fully covered) and 20 weeks of maternity leave (fully covered),
• Health insurance (60% covered by PayFit),
• Great coffee, fruits, snacks, foosball, MPG Teams or even team yoga classes.

Recruitment Process

1️⃣ Applicant initial validation: added value, key achievements, motivations, job match
2️⃣ Phone interview with a talent recruiter
3️⃣ Meeting with other members of the team + case study
4️⃣ Meeting with the Head of Legal
5️⃣ Meeting with the CFO

Want to know more about our epic team? 👀


We are looking for passionate and innovative people who want to build the next big success story with us! Do you describe yourself with these words? Do you want to join an incredible adventure?

Tell us who you are, what you’ve done and what you want to do. We’ll be more than happy to meet you :)

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Paris, France (75017)
  • Education Level: Master's Degree
  • Experience: > 4 years
  • Possible full remote