Legal Counsel DACH (m/f/d)

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Company: Amer Sports Deutschland GmbH
Location: Garching (BY), N/A
Job Type: Full-Time


Main responsibility is managing legal affairs and supporting the businesses of the DACH region in regards of Commercial Law, Privacy and IT Law.


  • Main responsibility area is managing day-to-day legal affairs of the DACH region and the Export markets
  • Providing strategic advice to the management regarding commercial law (B2B and B2C business), privacy and IT law (IT contracts / policies)
  • Identifying, addressing, and resolving problems related to privacy law (data protection, e-com business, etc.) and IT law
  • A close co-operation with the European Amer Sports Legal Team and Amer Sports IT Team
  • Proactive support to selected other Amer Sports projects for all Amer Sport brands
  • Active participation to the development of Amer Sports Legal Affairs; drafting legal policies, guidelines, best practices, training etc.
  • Preventing and solving disputes and legal risks
  • Review of claims, disputes and any legal notices and assistance in asserting and defending claims with assistance from group legal department and outside counsel
  • A member of the Amer Global Legal and IPR team


  • Business oriented mindset
  • Strong team commitment
  • Experience in intercultural cooperation
  • Ability to work under pressure and multitask
  • Ability to drive needed results in a global matrix organization
  • Strategic thinking; at the same time operational and hands on type
  • Ability to understand and communicate complex matters in a clear and consistent manner
  • Excellent language skills in spoken and written English and German (French is a plus)


  • Excellent knowledge of laws and principles related to national and international contracts, collaborations, and transactions
  • Good knowledge of Commercial law, EU privacy law and IT law
  • Basic experience in contracts and claims management
  • Law degree – First and Second German State Exam (at least 6.5 points in each exam)
  • 2-3 years of experience in an international law firm and/or as an in-house lawyer


  • An interesting role in an exciting industry
  • Career progression opportunities
  • The opportunity for independent and self-reliant work
  • A friendly and vibrant working environment in a dynamic and international team

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