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Senior Legal Counsel Turkey

Date:  Jun 24, 2021
Location: 

Istanbul, 34, TR

Company:  Goodyear

Goodyear. More Driven.

 

Job Description

  • Proactively support the Business as Legal Counsel
  • Secure that all company secretarial requirements and compliance related activities are implemented and adhered to through continuous education, monitoring and awareness building in assigned business areas.
  • Support the business through ensuring a wide range of compliant contracts are available by drafting and reviewing agreements.
  • Provide the business with pro-active legal advice, education and continuous coaching in various expertise areas, such as Consumer, Commercial, Labor and Finance law and labeling regulations, product liability, privacy regulations, company governance issues, and ensure the business is at all times informed of legislative changes that may impact the company.
  • Ensure compliance with Corporate policies
  • Supervise litigations in assigned business areas, including Product Liability cases.

 

Qualifications:

  • A Degree in Law from a reputable University  and BAR Member in Turkey. Having Masters degree will be an asset 
  • Turkish Native Speaker and fluent in English 
  • 4-6 years post qualification experience as attorney (min 3 years in a law firm) and legal counsel in a business environment.
  • Experience and knowledge of company, commercial, litigation, regulatory, financial, data privacy and labor law.
  • Experience within a business/commercial environment is an asset

Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies. It employs about 63,000 people and manufactures its products in 46 facilities in 21 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to www.goodyear.com/corporate