Vertex Ventures US
Vertex Ventures US

Legal Product Manager, Contract Intelligence & Analytics



Product, Legal, Data Science
San Francisco, CA, USA · United States · Canada · Remote
Posted on Friday, June 14, 2024
About the job:
Evisort is more than just a legal tech company–we are a global leader that is transforming how major companies optimize and streamline key business processes.
Evisort is at the forefront of developing cutting-edge AI solutions tailored specifically for the legal industry. Our goal is to revolutionize how corporate legal operate by harnessing the power of AI to enhance efficiency, accuracy, and decision-making. We are seeking an experienced Product Manager to join our Contract Intelligence & Analytics team and drive the development of innovative AI solutions that will have a transformative impact on the legal industry. This role can be performed from our head office in San Francisco, or remotely from the US or Canada or a combination of both. Some exceptions may apply.

What you’ll work on:

  • As the Product Manager for AI products at Evisort, you will spearhead the vision, strategy, and roadmap execution within our suite of Contract Intelligence & Analytics features. Your leadership will be crucial in realizing our ambitious vision to deliver best-in class-AI at scale, to transform how major companies optimize and streamline key business processes related to negotiating and managing their contracts.
  • Leveraging your expertise in generative and predictive AI, your role will be instrumental in advancing our AI initiatives and delivering exceptional value to corporate legal departments and business professionals world-wide.

Product Leadership & Collaboration:

  • Develop and execute a comprehensive product vision and strategy for the Contract Intelligence portfolio tailored to the business needs of enterprise customers
  • Partner closely with engineering, data science, product management, design and product marketing teams to execute the vision, strategy and roadmap
  • Partner with the Evisort data science team as they develop new artificial intelligence models, leveraging legal and business domain knowledge to steer product decisions
  • Collaborate closely with legal experts, technology teams, and external stakeholders to align product development with the specific needs of corporate legal departments

Product Development:

  • Lead the ideation, design, and implementation of new AI products and features, incorporating generative and predictive AI technologies to address legal and business challenges at major companies
  • Define product requirements based on legal industry trends, compliance standards, and customer feedback
  • Clear articulation of various monetization strategies to increase revenue from AI products and features, coupled with tactical execution within Evisort’s Contract Intelligence portfolio to achieve these business goals

Team Leadership:

  • Foster a collaborative team culture that encourages iteration and innovation, and a deep understanding of both the legal and business domains to steer product decisions

Market Analysis:

  • Stay informed about advancements in generative and predictive AI, machine learning, and the broader legal tech landscape
  • Conduct market research to identify opportunities and challenges unique to the legal industry

What you bring:

  • We’re looking for talented people who love a fast-paced environment, want to ship customer value early and often, and make an impact with groundbreaking ideas. The right candidate for this role is a problem solver first and foremost - they should enjoy tackling challenging problems, coming up with creative solutions, and guiding and teaching their counterparts and clients about how to leverage their solutions. They bring a sense of urgency, a bias for action, and are outcome driven.


  • Legal domain expertise based on 2+ years experience in law, contract management, management consulting, or a university degree in law.
  • Knowledgeable about legal contracts and particularly clause types and key data points, or able to quickly get up to speed on clause types and different contract data points.
  • 2+ years experience in product management.
  • Product development with a focus on AI solutions. Demonstrated success bringing AI and ML based products and features to market.
  • Experience in assessing opportunity size for AI products that incorporate generative and predictive AI technologies.
  • Experience assessing AI metrics and business impact of AI products.

Technical Skills:

  • Ability to engage on technical decisions - technical background a plus
  • Familiarity with machine learning frameworks and tools relevant to legal applications
  • Excellent at clear and logical communication of technical requirements

Leadership and Collaboration:

  • Successful track record of leading cross-functional teams in a fast-paced, agile startup environment
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with legal professionals
  • Experience in client-facing roles, with the ability to bridge the gap between internal and external requirements
  • A logical thinker, capable of distilling complex use cases and patterns into logical and well communicated implementations
  • A problem solver, able to break down a large and complex problem into discrete pieces of customer value that can be delivered incrementally and iteratively
  • Comfortable navigating ambiguity to turn hard problems into clear and compelling solutions through reasoning and research