Jasmin Tafazolli, Authorized Counsel, left her position within the public sector to hitch our Authorized workforce in January 2019. In right now’s publish, she particulars her position, her duties, and the distinction between working within the public vs. personal sector.
Are you able to please introduce your self?
I’m Jasmin, I’m initially from Austria, and I’ve been working as a Authorized Counsel on the Authorized workforce since January 2019.
Are you able to please give us a short abstract of what your job entails?
Because the Authorized workforce is an inner service supplier, I act as a sparring associate to the entire completely different departments at GetYourGuide who’ve authorized requests. On this position, I meet a variety of completely different folks and get to peek into the completely different capabilities at GetYourGuide. I’m additionally concerned in long-term initiatives, which I discover very rewarding. And, lastly, together with my workforce, I construct cross-functional processes from scratch. As Authorized Counsel, it’s all about utilizing the data you need to make a huge impact.
What does a median day as a Authorized Counsel appear like?
A mean day includes reviewing contracts, giving strategic recommendation on numerous subjects like Mental Property, Information Safety, and Gross sales Processes to completely different groups like HR, IT, and Buyer Service, organizing and structuring subsequent steps for initiatives, and, since face-to-face communication is essential, assembly and aligning with folks from throughout the group to satisfy their enterprise wants. Briefly, my job is to do my finest to make everyone comfortable, to allow them to proceed swiftly of their workflow.
Often after I tackle a activity, there are particular points which may appear unworkable, however that’s no strategy to strategy an issue! The Authorized workforce goals to search out options even when the issue appears unsolvable at first look. Additionally, no day would go by with no wholesome dose of prioritization. Since we’re a fast-growing enterprise, the workload is large and we now have a variety of requests. Every of those requests includes doing analysis and getting enter from completely different folks and groups. It’s vital to construct robust relationships with inner stakeholders in an effort to discover the most effective resolution for everybody.
What alternative for affect do you may have in your position?
We give the inexperienced mild to each improvement that occurs as GetYourGuide. So, with out the Authorized workforce, contracts wouldn’t be accomplished, and GetYourGuide couldn’t increase. This implies we couldn’t work with all of our top-notch companions to carry unimaginable experiences to clients around the globe. My work ensures that GetYourGuide can continue to grow.