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Legal Counsel EMEA Operations (m/f)

Date: Mar 6, 2019

Location: Colmar-Berg, L, LU

Company: Goodyear

Do you want to work in a fast paced, world class organization with a long history and an exciting future? Do you want to be part of a team based in Colmar-Berg contributing to the innovation, safety and sustainability of tires that drivers across EMEA rely on every day? 

… if the answer is yes, then we have the right job for you :

 

The opportunity

 

As part of our EMEA regional legal team, your work is intellectually challenging, exciting and fast-paced and developing innovative and creative solutions to varied legal questions is part of your daily business.

 

We are looking for a talented lawyer to lead and support our EMEA Operations activities (Procurement, Supply Chain, and Manufacturing)

 

The position is based at our European Operations headquarters in Luxembourg with a main focus on our German facilities. Some EU international travel may be required.

 

Responsibilities:

You will serve as the primary lawyer responsible for advising the business on a broad range of corporate, commercial, regulatory.

You will work directly with the business, serving as counsel on strategic deals, providing day-to-day advice, resolving issues that arise in existing commercial relationships and handling pre-litigation legal disputes and inquiries. This includes:

Structuring, drafting and negotiating all type of commercial agreement (Purchasing of goods (MRO) or services (logistic, marketing, IT, etc.. )) .

You will report to the Legal Director EMEA and :

  • Provide legal assistance on the implementation of Operations projects throughout the EMEA region;
  • Provide legal advice and assistance on product quality issues;
  • Provide general legal advice on applicable laws and regulations and on all company policies and guidelines (Compliance, Privacy, FCPA, etc); implementing compliance programs and trainings;
  • Contribute to and providing legal training and coaching to the Operations, Finance and Treasury teams on various legal and compliance matters;

 

To join our team you will need:

 

Education

Master degree in law (Private law or Business law), with ideally the completion of an EU bar exam

 

Languages

Fluent in English. German and French would be seen as an advantage.

 

Experience

At least 7 years’ experience as lawyer in a reputable law firm or in-house. Experience in procurement, manufacturing or supply chain will be considered as an asset.

 

Skills & Qualifications:

- Communicates effectively and ability to deal with people at all levels top management include.

- Hands-on project management experience, including excellent organizational skills, the ability to manage a large number and variety of mission-critical projects and working independently.

- Strong analytical and problem solving skills

- Ability to build effective relationships

- Exceptional written and verbal communication skills, as well as demonstrated proficiency in working closely with and advising senior executives of an organization.

 

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To find out more and to apply,

visit our career portal  and post your CV!

https://jobs.goodyear.com/

 


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