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Legal counsel

Date: Mar 25, 2019

Location: Stockholm, STM, SE

Legal counsel-TGGO-SEST01765805





Bombardier Transportation is the number one provider of rail solutions in the world. Our business holds the number one global market position in eight of the ten markets we service. Our product portfolio includes a full range of passenger rail vehicles and we manufacture locomotives, bogies, propulsion and rail control solutions. We design, build and service some of the most intelligent and beautiful rail solutions in the world. Our products are safe, healthy for people and help preserve the world's natural environment.

We offer our employees a modern, friendly, professional and international environment and we encourage them to innovate.

Senior Legal Counsel – Stockholm, Sweden


As a Senior Legal Counsel in Stockholm you will be acting as a Legal Advisor. You will work independently in the legal department where you will participate in the bid process and projects in execution by assuming responsibility for all aspects from the invitation to Tender, (ITT) until the end of warranty period.


Key Responsibilities:

- Bid Preparation work which consists of pre-tender related work, pre-qualification support, drafting and negotiating pre-tender agreements, memorandum of understandings, consortium or joint venture agreements, analysis of ITT and participating in Kick-Off/Strategy activities.
- Active participation in the Bid Approval Processes where you are expected to independently drive the preparation of internal approval documents, (summarizes, assess and recommend a position to be mandated on the important legal and contractual matters).
- Interface to all other internal functions involved in the bid process as for example: Sales, Bid/Proposal Management, Engineering, Finance, Operations, Customer Support, Taxes, etc. for integration of their inputs in the contractual framework.
- Interface to Contracts department of other Bombardier Divisions and to internal Group Contracts/Corporate functions.
- Responsible to independently manage contract negotiation and drafting in relation with customers, (Rolling stock supply, Maintenance Contracts, Overhaul, Concessions Contracts), with suppliers, (Procurement Contracts, Agency, Consultant & Representative Agreements), and with other stakeholders, (Partnership agreements, Cooperation Agreements, Consortium Agreement, Shareholders and Joint Venture Agreements).
- Assist Project management, Procurement and Product introduction in connection with contractual and legal issues with a view of maximizing opportunities and minimizing risks, throughout the life of a project and manage project-related litigation.
- Ensure proper governance, reporting of claims and litigations.
- Ensure that Bombardiers legal function fulfils its responsibilities in the applicable internal Policies and Directives, in lead or support, as the case may be.


Your qualifications include:

- University Law Degree (LLM). (Focus on contract or business law).
- Minimum 5 years of experience within a relevant inhouse contract function of OR from an international law firm).
- Comprehensive understanding and good knowledge of legal and contractual areas that are relevant to a company operating in the international railway and rail signaling business.
- Experience in Swedish public procurement and/or corporate law is an advantage.
- Relevant experience in a practice-oriented and solution-focused organization requiring management of legal and commercial aspects.
- English and Swedish at a business fluent level is mandatory.

We see the ideal candidate possessing the following personality and competencies:

- Structured and pro-active approach.
- Ability to Drive issues yourself.
- Team player and high social skills.
- Eloquent and a good writer/Excellent communication skill.
- Ability to interact with people at various organizational levels.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

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: SE-STM-Stockholm
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

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21.11.2018, 6:40:28 AM

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