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Legal Counsel (m/f)

Date: Feb 17, 2017

Location: Hennigsdorf, BR, DE

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Bombardier Transportation, a global leader in rail technology, offers the broadest portfolio in the rail industry and delivers innovative products and services that set new standards in sustainable mobility. BOMBARDIER ECO4 technologies – built on the four cornerstones of energy, efficiency, economy and ecology – conserve energy, protect the environment and help to improve total train performance. Bombardier Transportation is headquartered in Berlin, Germany, and has a very diverse customer base with products or services in more than 60 countries. It has an installed base of over 100,000 vehicles worldwide.

We are currently looking to recruit an ambitious

Legal Counsel / Syndikusrechtsanwalt (m/f) for our site in Hennigsdorf (Berlin), Germany.

Purpose of the role:

The jobholder will work in the legal department of Bombardier Transportation’s business in Europe, Middle East & Africa (EMEA) and support tender processes and projects in execution by assuming responsibility for all legal aspects with customers, suppliers, partners and authorities in the rolling stock business.

Your main responsibilities:

We are looking for a fully qualified German Lawyer (Volljurist) with excellent credentials, profound knowledge of contract law and preferably also practical expertise in public procurement law, antitrust & competition law and/or commercial law, gained by up to four years of experience from working as an in-house legal counsel or with a private law firm.

You will be mainly involved in project execution as well as tender processes, both domestic and international. Your main responsibility as a Legal Counsel is to identify and implement business oriented and actionable legal solutions to business issues as well as to fulfill a governance role in terms of compliance with a defined set of rules. You are expected to work closely with other business functions, notably Commercial-, Project- and Bid-Management as well as Sales, Engineering, Procurement and Finance. You need to have a track-record as a strong team player in interdisciplinary and/or legal teams. The ability to quickly comprehend technical and commercial matters is required.

The successful applicant features an open-minded, creative, pro-active and strong personality. He or she demonstrates excellent legal writing & communication skills, flexibility, resilience and leadership skills in resolving complex technical and commercial issues.


Fully qualified German lawyer (Rechtsanwalt or Syndikusrechtsanwalt)
An additional university degree (e.g. LL.M.) or any other profound experience within an international business enterprise is a strong advantage
Fluent German and English (spoken and written) is mandatory
Strong analytical, strategic and communication skills combined with business acumen

Are you interested in starting an exciting career at Bombardier Transportation? If so, apply now at and start your dynamic career today!

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Job: Legal Counsellor
Primary Location: DE-BR-Hennigsdorf
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

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