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Legal Counsel Procurement & Supply Chain (m/w)-TGGO-DEHE01407525


Bombardier Transportation, a global leader in rail technology, offers the broadest portfolio in the rail industry and delivers innovative products and services that set new standards in sustainable mobility. BOMBARDIER ECO4 technologies - built on the four cornerstones of energy, efficiency, economy and ecology - conserve energy, protect the environment and help to improve total train performance. Bombardier Transportation is headquartered in Berlin, Germany, and has a very diverse customer base with products or services in more than 60 countries. It has an installed base of over 100,000 vehicles worldwide.

For our location based in Hennigsdorf, Germany, we are currently looking to recruit a:

Legal Counsel Procurement & Supply Chain (m/f)

Purpose of the job:
You will be responsible to support and govern various legal and contractual matters related to the activities of the centralized Procurement & Supply Chain function. This covers off cycle legal matters of multi-divisional or global reach.
Your main focus in this job is being the business partner for the Procurement & Supply Chain function, which includes inter alia negotiating with suppliers and other external parties incl. drafting and reviewing of legal documents, ensuring compliance with policies and directives and identifying and sharing of best practices. It also includes pro-actively identifying legal issues through a comprehensive risk analysis and developing a mitigation strategy.
The scope of work comprises being the key counterpart for business partners and working on matters with a high degree of complexity and/or with strategic importance for the company.
You will be acting as the first point of contact for your field of expertise for many colleagues within the Procurement & Supply Chain function and across Bombardier Transportation.
Focus of the job is not only on bringing advice and expertise to complex matters but also on coaching and training other colleagues, setting quality standards and striving for the continuous improvement of practices, processes, templates and tools.

Key Accountabilities:
Support the global Procurement & Supply Chain function in all off cycle legal and contractual activities with a harmonized global legal approach whilst managing specific project related risks in this context.
Be the legal business partner for all strategic procurement- and sourcing activities.
Take responsibility for drafting, reviewing, negotiating and rolling out of standardized legal procurement frameworks as well as individual contracts. This includes . Global Partnership Agreements, General Terms & Conditions, Teaming Agreements, IS/IT contracts and /or contracts with a software focus, service/consultancy agreements, research & development agreements, outsourcing agreements etc.
Provide necessary legal and contractual support for global inventory management, best practices and process implementation governance.
Design and deliver trainings related to legal issues, contract drafting and contract management to the global Procurement & Supply Chain organization.
Create, manage and improve contract templates and guidelines used and applied by the global Procurement & Supply Chain organisation.
Govern and monitor the establishment and implementation of BT internal rules, regulations and best practices with respect to all contractual and legal activities of the global Procurement & Supply Chain organization.


We are looking for a fully qualified German Lawyer (Volljurist) with excellent credentials, a high interest in commercial and economic areas and with 2-5 years of experience from working as a Legal Counsel in an industrial company, preferably railway. Solid knowledge of procurement and supply chain processes is a strong plus.

Business fluent (written and spoken) level of German and English languages is mandatory.

If you are a confident lawyer with high communication skills and business acumen, paired with a constant curiosity for both railway industry and procurement processes, this might be the job for you.

Are you interested in starting an exciting career at Bombardier Transportation? If so, apply now at www.careers.bombardier.com and start your dynamic career today!

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Job: Legal Counsellor
Primary Location: DE-BR-Hennigsdorf
Other Locations:FR-NPC-Crespin, GB-ENG-Derby, IN-AP-Hyderabad, CA-QC-St. Bruno
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

Job Posting:
23.08.2017, 8:06:30 AM

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