Senior Legal Counsel f/m/d

The Role

We are looking for a (Senior) Legal Counsel (f/m/d)  experienced in German as well as international law, who will be the center of all legal topics at ecolytiq and will take over responsibility for the legal department. 
Are you a passionate legal professional looking for a job that offers more? We aim to make the world a better place and fight climate change together!

Your Mission

  • You will be responsible for all legal relationships with different stakeholders
  • You create, review and negotiate contracts across departments and with regard to various legal issues, your focus will be on clients and business partner contracts
  • You will be the first point of contact for our Sales department regarding legal questions on contracting
  • You will advise and support the management in legal matters, as well as preparing decision-making documents
  • You unite the knowledge and expertise necessary for all our contracts and business relationships
  • You will design and update our general terms and conditions on a regular basis 
  • You will be spearing partner and contact person for all legal matters within the company 
  • You will work together with our external lawyers (HR, Company law, etc.)
  • You constantly monitor regulatory changes and developments in our market and conduct analyses of possible implications for our business model

Your profile

  • You are a legal professional qualified in Germany with 3+ years of professional experience
  • You are experienced in coordinating different stakeholders such a external partners and lawyers
  • You bring experience in German as well as international law 
  • You have excellent legal drafting skills in both English and German
  • You are an expert in the negotiation of contracts  
  • Your bring the ability to prioritize accurately and to keep focused in a complex, changing, demanding and fast-paced changing environment
  • You are very professional, structured and very clear in your way of communication 
  • You are thriving in an agile and fast growing work environment 
  • You have excellent verbal and written communication skills in both English and German
  • For you English is an intuitive working language – German is a must-have

Why choose us?

As a FinTech with our Sustainability-as-a-Service® solution for banks, we aim to do our part in making the world a better place. 

Who we are:

  • We are a driven, diverse team of talented professionals on a mission to green the banking industry
  • We work at the exciting intersection of finance, sustainability, and tech, equipping banks and financial institutions with the tools they need to empower their customers to take climate action every day 
  • We work with key partners such as Visa, Worldline, and Tink to scale our impact and make a real difference 

What we offer: 
  • Collaborative working culture with flat hierarchies  
  • 28 days of paid vacation per year 
  • Customizable working models within Germany with a remote option and office space in Berlin
  • Flexible working hours so you can work when you’re most productive 
  • Regular feedback sessions & professional development opportunities to help you reach your goals 
  • Permanent work contracts   
  • Onboarding package with state-of-the-art technology  
  • Regular team events 
  • Relocation & visa support 
  • Multicultural workplace, where respect & recognition are prioritized  
 
Most importantly, at ecolytiq, you work with purpose. Every day with us is an opportunity to make long-lasting and positive change, to help customers all around the world realize the power their spending habits have to change the world.  
 
We look forward to receiving your application! Feel free to reach out to us or send us your application even if you are unsure if your profile matches our needs. We are happy to review it.  

 
ecolytiq is an equal opportunity employer and encourages every qualified candidate to apply regardless of sex, gender expression, race, ethnicity, origin, sexual orientation, disability status, age, or religion. Diversity is celebrated at ecolytiq and strengthens our workplace.  

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