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OPPO is a leading global smartphone brand and the 4th largest smartphone company worldwide. Since launching our first mobile phone in 2008, OPPO has been in relentless pursuit of the synergy of aesthetic and innovative technology. Operating in over 40 countries and regions with a 40,000+ workforce, OPPO strives to elevate life through technological artistry.

To increase the market shares of OPPO in Western Europe, raise brand awareness and shape the telecommunication industry we are looking for a Senior Legal Counsel.

Do you want to be the one joining OPPO on this exiting journey?

What would you be doing:

 

As part of our Western Europe Legal Team, the Senior Legal Counsel will be responsible for the legal support of the companies’ office in Germany with a focus on the WEU market. The future position holder provides professional legal services to all the Group’s businesses and operations.

 

  • Provide legal support for subsidiaries in Germany as well as other WEU countries
  • Draft, negotiate, interpret and advise on a variety of complex contracts, especially sales and partnering agreements vendor and supplier agreements, data processing agreements, service agreements
  • Create and improve contract templates and guidelines
  • Monitor, interpret and advise on current and new relevant legislation and case law in WEU
  • Promote compliance with applicable laws and regulations and with the company’s policies and procedures
  • Conducting training courses for Group employees in Germany and abroad
  • Recognise and analyse legal risks, develop and implement solutions to avoid them
  • Support litigation in case of legal proceeding

What you should bring:

 

  • Degree from an accredited German law school, ideally in combination with post graduate diplomas and admitted lawyer qualification
  • A minimum work experience of 5 years acquired in an international company or, ideally, in both an international company and an international law firm. Experience in Consumer Electronics industry would be a plus
  • Profound knowledge in commercial law, contract law, corporate law and competition law and GDPR
  • Familiar with various business issues (functioning as internal supporting partner for the entities)
  • Excellent oral, written English and German language skills are mandatory, Chinese language skills are an advantage
  • Strong commitment, ability and willingness to work independently and take over responsibility
  • Good communication skills, a pragmatic hands-on mentality, pro-activeness and a strong readiness to learn

What OPPO offers:

  • Become a team member within a unique team in an international environment
  • Freedom to bring in your own ideas and implement new ways of working
  • Personal development and growth
  • Combination of work and fun

With great products, a thorough strategy and brilliant people, it's no surprise that we're finding success around the world. With a results-focused environment, we believe in not only doing the right thing, but also doing it the right way. Our journey in Western Europe is in full swing and that's why we're on the look-out for talented people who can learn and grow together with us.

If you are interested in being part of the journey you should apply right now by providing you CV and salary expectations.