Legal Counsel // GetYourGuide

July 2, 2018

GetYourGuide is the booking platform for incredible travel experiences. Powered by a global team of over 400 travel experts, GetYourGuide helps travelers find the best things to do wherever they’re headed. Since its founding in 2009, travelers from more than 155 countries have booked over 15 million tours, activities and attraction tickets through GetYourGuide. The company is based in Berlin, Germany and has offices in 14 countries around the world.

We are looking for a proactive and enthusiastic Legal Counsel to join the ride as we continue to grow. Reporting to the General Counsel (based in Berlin), you will take ownership of a wide variety of legal topics and work with departments across the whole organization.

Your responsibilities:

  • Draft, negotiate, and execute domestic and international contracts in English and German
  • Advise on a broad range of legal and regulatory matters such as commercial law, corporate affairs, procurement of goods and services, as well as information technology, data protection and intellectual property
  • Review and implement policies and guidelines
  • Prepare and conduct legal trainings
  • Work with business stakeholders on optimizing procedures and controls and take responsibility for implementing them

Your profile:

  • Qualified lawyer (2. State examination) with excellent legal skills; experience with other jurisdictions is a plus
  • 3+ years of relevant working experience, ideally in an international environment
  • Very good communication skills across all levels
  • Proactive with the ability to structure, prioritise, and lead your own work streams and projects
  • Enthusiastic about working on varied projects
  • Fluent English and German, spoken and written

Nice to have

  • Detailed know-how of corporate law / economic law is an asset
  • Additional language skills

More reasons to join us

  • Competitive package + Virtual stock options that make you an integral part of the company’s growth and success
  • Private Pension Scheme
  • Several fitness perks including yoga and Urban Sports Club
  • Own your development: participate in GYG Academy, a training curriculum designed to promote professional and personal growth
  • Free breakfast, German lessons and fun Fridays with Pizza and Beer
  • GetYourGuide Vouchers… to experience our products for yourself
  • GetYourGuide events such as Summer Summits, regular team events, Christmas & Summer Party

Please send your CV, Cover Letter and Certificates via our career page. For any further questions regarding this position please contact us via jobs@getyourguide.com. In the meantime, you can check our blog to see what happens behind the scenes at GetYourGuide!

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