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Legal Counsel (m/f) | Hamburg



A day in this job
  • Assume ownership of the group’s contract management tool and workflow, ensuring that all contracts are adequately reviewed by all relevant stakeholders before execution.
  • Assume ownership of the group’s trademark portfolio, centrally coordinating trademark application and renewal processes.
  • Assist commercial teams in contract negotiation and draft commercial agreements.
  • Carry out company secretarial work including the maintenance of a document repository and/or a data-room, if needed in specific financial transactions.
  • Ensure that there is an adequate contractual framework in place between Kreditech Holding and all its subsidiaries, including all necessary outsourcing agreements.
  • Maintain a group-wide inventory of litigation and disputes and ensure adequate external representation for all disputes that involve any German companies within the Kreditech group. (Full admission to practice Law in Germany is not a must).
  • Ensure adequate response to any and all regulatory inquiries concerning the German companies within the Kreditech group.  
  • Ensure that all legal/regulatory risks are properly inventorized in the Group risk portal.
  • Carry out legal research and document findings in the internal knowledge wiki.
Desired skills and experiences
  • You have completed a Masters of Law degree (LLM or equivalent) at a reputed Law-school.
  • 2+ years experience in the legal department of a multinational corporation or an international Law-firm.
  • A generalist profile, with demonstrable experience in contract drafting.
  • Demonstrable experience in IP and/or corporate Law matters.
  • Professional fluency and very strong communication skills in English.
  • Impeccable attention to detail coupled with a good level of pragmatism.
  • Strong literacy and familiarity with technology, ideally with a demonstrable affinity for IT Law.
  • Familiarity and experience with procurement processes in a multinational.
  • Experience working in a matrix setting and a strong inclination for collaboration and deliberation.
  • High integrity and ability to prioritize.
  • Highly desirable: Fluency in German language.
What is in it for you?
  • You will join a highly international team
  • Together with a great team you will work on exciting projects

At Kreditech, we like to constantly challenge the status quo and improve our ways of working. We are a data driven company who are enthusiastic about agile methodology. Diversity is in our DNA and we strongly believe that having different perspectives, experiences and backgrounds will lead to the best environment for our employees and better products to our customers. If this sounds like the kind of company you’d like to work with, please apply here!

How to apply

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