Legal Counsel DACH
Growing fast is silver, but growing legally compliant while growing fast is gold. As we expand throughout the world, our Legal team is therefore doing the same. To support our current expansion in the DACH region, we are looking for a Legal Counsel DACH who thrives in creating structure in a high-paced environment and who can keep us in top shape when it comes to all legal matters in the region. As a part of Voi’s legal team you will hold a central role, reporting directly to our General Counsel. Get involved in the micro mobility community and be a part of shaping the future of urban mobility, here’s your chance to join the VOIage of a lifetime.
As Legal Counsel for DACH you will be a key player in realising our vision “Cities made for living, free from noise and pollution”. With your commercial mindset, technical expertise and influencing skills, you will help strengthen the overall legal function. In this role, we place weight on building relationships rather than handling transactions. Since Legal Counsel DACH is a new role within Voi, you will have the opportunity to form and shape the local legal function and your own role, in close collaboration with our General Counsel. As Legal Counsel, you will (and must!) play an integral role in the wider legal function, moving the business forward by ensuring Voi is legally compliant.
- Support the DACH region in legal & compliance matters
- Manage matters relating to local external law firms
- Commercial negotiations
- Handling commercial contracts and when needed, disputes at an early stage
WHAT YOU’LL NEED TO EMBARK
- A minimum of 4 years post qualification experience, preferably combination of private practice and in-house
- Fully fluent in German and English, both verbal and written
- Lawyer Qualified to work in DACH
Bonus points for:
- Knowledge of information technology, fintech and/or mobility sectors
- You love riding Voi e-scooters
RIDE WITH VOI TO THE FUTURE
Launched in August 2018, Voi is a Swedish micro mobility company offering electric scooter sharing in partnership with cities and local communities around Europe. We believe that light electric vehicles can be part in changing how people move in cities by providing a more sustainable and fun solution to traditional transport modes. We want the transformation to happen in the right way—through innovation, open and transparent dialogue with cities and governments and by adapting to local needs. At Voi, we know that diversity fuels innovation & creativity and we welcome people from diverse backgrounds and experiences to take part in our journey. Join Voi and ride the future with us!
We believe that having a wide diversity of people with different backgrounds and perspectives within Voi is essential to our success in delivering the best user experience to our equally diverse user base. With employees from over 50 nationalities working within Voi, we believe we have made good progress but know we can still do more. Regardless of your gender, background or sexual orientation we welcome applications from whoever you are - what’s important for us is what skills and value you can bring to the Voi team. And of course that you’re a great Voi culture fit! Therefore we actively discourage any photos, personal letters or disclosure of any information that concerns other information than your professional experience.