Legal Counsel (Fluent German)

Location

Diemen (Amsterdam, NL)

Department

Legal

Date

21 November 2019

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Wanted: Legal Counsel excited to shape the future of mobility! 

 

Our drive

We strive to make our cities healthier, cleaner and more liveable. How? By providing parking solutions that are simple, quick and effortless. Today, PARK NOW is the world’s leading provider of on-demand mobile payments for on- and off-street parking. We make life easier for more than 17,000,000 drivers in over 700 cities in Europe.

 

About the role

As Legal Counsel of PARK NOW (Joint Mobility Venture of BMW Group and Daimler AG), you will join the Legal department to support the business and management across all European countries we operate in, with respect to a broad range of legal topics. The work focuses on commercial contracting , e-commerce matters and data protection. You will report to the General Counsel and be based at the PARK NOW EU headquarter in Diemen, the Netherlands.  

 

Responsibilities

  • Proactively serve the local businesses; identify and mitigate legal risks;
  • Advising on IT, e-commerce and data protection law;
  • Drafting, reviewing, negotiating and administration of various types of business agreements; such as purchase, sales, cooperation, and software development & licensing contracts;
  • Keep abreast of legislative and regulatory developments that are relevant for the business;
  • Working with external legal advisors to align the European legal strategy for the company;
  • Be part of project teams to support new business and business changes;
  • Contract management and corporate housekeeping.

 

Requirements

  • A Master’s degree in Law;
  • 5 – 8 years working experience gained at a law firm and/or as an in-house legal counsel;
  • Affinity with tech; good knowledge of the relating law (IT/e-commerce law, GDPR);
  • Knowledge of, and experience in (international) commercial contracting;
  • Excellent English written and verbal communication skills. German and/or Dutch communication skills are strongly preferred;
  • A committed, pro-active, self-starter who is able to independently advise the international business;
  • Analytical, pragmatic and able to find a balance between the legal and business reality;
  • Entrepreneurial, flexible, accurate, able to cope with a high pressure, changing environment;
  • Results driven with a mind-set of continuous improvement.

 

Our offer 

Want to be part of a dynamic fast-growing scale-up and global, urban mobility leader? Yes! Want to make an impact? Yes! 

We offer a lot of autonomy and room to develop your talents. We know our people are at their best when they enjoy a good work-life balance, which we fully support. You can expect great employment benefits, including a mobility plan, weekly bootcamps, monthly massages, lunch, Friday beers, and snacks, daily fresh fruit, fun team events and much more!

 

PARK NOW. We are driven to improve. Come join the ride!   

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