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Senior Legal Counsel

Summary

As Legal Counsel, you will provide legal advice to all business units, parent company, subsidiaries and R&D departments located worldwide.

u-blox (SIX:UBXN) is a global provider of leading positioning and wireless communication technologies for the automotive, industrial, and consumer markets. Our solutions let people, vehicles, and machines determine their precise position and communicate wirelessly over cellular and short range networks. With a broad portfolio of chips, modules, and a growing ecosystem of product supporting data services, u-blox is uniquely positioned to empower its customers to develop innovative solutions for the Internet of Things, quickly and cost-effectively. With headquarters in Thalwil, Switzerland, the company is globally present with offices in Europe, Asia, and the USA.


As Legal Counsel, you will provide legal advice to all business units, parent company, subsidiaries and R&D departments located worldwide.
We are looking for a 12-months parental leave replacement starting from September and the position is open as part-time role (maximum 80%).

The position is office based in Berlin, Germany or Cambourne, UK or home office based anywhere in Germany or UK.

Tasks

  • Review and negotiate contracts (purchase, sale, license, quality, cooperation, lease, R&D), standard terms & conditions
  • Drafting of template contracts.
  • Support the business units with legal solutions for compliance issues (export control, corporate governance of subsidiaries)
  • You will report to the General Counsel.


Requirements

  • A university degree in law and a minimum of five years of work experience in an international environment, preferably in the automotive or electronics industry
  • Experience in negotiating agreements (in particular sales, purchase and license agreements)
  • The ability to translate complex legal matters into a daily business context and to offer practical legal solutions
  • Industrial business sense
  • Business and target-oriented way of thinking
  • The ability to work autonomously and independently, efficiently, under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Fluency in English and perfect command of English language in writing, other languages are an advantage
  • EU citizen or valid work permit

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