Ref#: R0018599

Our mission.

As the world’s number 1 job site, our mission is to help people get jobs. We need talented, passionate people working together to make this happen. We are looking to grow our teams with people who share our energy and enthusiasm for creating the best experience for job seekers.

The team.

Our Legal team ensures that Indeed complies with the highest standards of business, law, and ethics, while providing Indeed's clients with excellent customer service and Indeed's management with the information and guidance required to succeed around the world. Every month, over 250 million people count on us to help them find jobs, publish their resumes, process their job applications, and connect them to qualified candidates for their job openings. Simply put, we help guide the people who help people get jobs. 

The base salary range below represents the low and high end of the Indeed salary range for this position. Actual salaries will vary and may be above or below the range based on various factors including but not limited to location, experience, and performance. The range listed is just one component of Indeed's total compensation package for employees. Other rewards include quarterly bonuses, Long Term Incentive Plan units, an open Paid Time Off policy, and many region-specific benefits. 

Austin Base Salary Range: 75,000 - 99,000 USD per year

Your job.

Indeed is seeking a Manager​ to join our growing Legal Operations team. The Legal Operations team provides various services to the business, from assisting with compliance questions to resolving escalated complaints to creating resources and trainings for stakeholders. The team manages the intake and investigation of requests for legal guidance, identifying patterns and executing proactive initiatives to educate the business. The Legal Operations Manager works with attorneys, leadership, and stakeholders to ensure that those services are provided efficiently and that the team’s initiatives are focused on the right risks. The ideal candidate will have strong communication skills, be able to work at a fast pace, and have relevant management experience.


  • Manage a team of individual contributors.

  • Conduct regular 1:1s and provide coaching, mentoring, career pathing, and constructive feedback to direct reports.

  • Responsible for hiring, training, onboarding, and performance management.

  • Communicate updates from leadership, manage inter-team relationships, and work closely with management counterparts within the Legal team to foster team collaboration.

  • Own team goals and be responsible for measuring progress and evaluating impact.

  • Conduct trend analysis on workflows, implement process improvements, and scale programs within the Legal team and with stakeholders in other departments.

  • Be a business operations expert and act as an escalation point for resolving difficult inquiries and complaints, in order to help reduce risk.

  • Clearly communicate complex Legal decisions to stakeholders both within and outside Indeed.

  • Help define, cultivate, communicate, and promote a rewarding organizational culture.

About you.


  • Bachelor’s Degree and 5+ years related experience in a fast-paced environment

  • 1+ years of direct people management experience, including mentoring and developing team members

  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills

  • Distinctive problem solving and analytical skills, ability to solve complex and diverse business problems (commercial, operational, organizational)

  • Comfortable with ambiguity and ever-changing circumstances while able to exercise sound judgement in decision-making

  • Ability to think ahead and anticipate issues before they arise. Proactively seeks improvements to processes/systems and sees projects through to completion 

  • Ability to work in a confidential manner due to access to information of a sensitive nature

  • Team player with ability to influence and collaborate at all levels of the organization in a professional manner

  • Maintains a positive attitude even while working under pressure 


A plus if you have:

  • Background in risk mitigation and/or policy development and implementation

  • Experience liaising with government agencies, courts, compliance organizations, and/or law firms

  • Proven experience with long-term project management and scaling operations as part of a global team

How to apply:

We value attention to detail. To apply:

  1. Please submit your resume and cover letter

  2. Also in your cover letter:

  • Explain why you want to be a manager at Indeed

  • Explain how your previous work experiences are relevant to this role

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