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  • Job Type
    Full-time Position
  • Category
    Security & Surveillance
  • Languages
    English German
  • Experience Required
  • Degree Required
    • Province
    • Date Posted
      August 18,2022
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    Legal Counsel - German Speaking

    Job Description:
    Are you a German speaking legal professional, and would you like to become part of a fast-growing, international and progressive medical device company?
    At Applied Medical we offer you the opportunity, and the challenge, to contribute with your skills to a team of six colleagues jointly supporting 16 European and MENAT countries.

    In your role as a Legal Counsel, you will be dealing with a vast variety of legal matters across different countries with various languages and legal legacies. Our international Legal Department supports the organization on matters including public and private contracts, corporate compliance, employment matters, managing disputes, medical device safety and economic regulations and data protection.

    In this exciting and varied role, you will engage in a highly collaborative and proactive culture, providing legal advice to multiple internal clients and managing multiple priorities and deadlines. You will communicate legal concepts and complex issues to laypersons, inspiring confidence at all levels. To succeed, you bring in excellent judgment, interpersonal and negotiation skills, as well as a structured project-management approach.

    This position is based in our European headquarters in Amersfoort (NL) and reports to the Senior Legal Counsel who manages the European Legal Department.

    Key responsibilities
    • Manage corporate house-keeping for our entities in Europe and the MENAT Area
    • Contribute to the commercial legal work of the Legal Department, including drafting and reviewing agreements in the framework of public and private contracts and procurement law
    • Manage legal disputes, including dealing with external parties appearing on such disputes
    • Analyze and advise on legislative developments that may affect the company, and assist with the business implementation of such
    • Review and provide advice on company policies and procedures, with focus on compliance
    • Provide training and guidance to team members on legal topics
    • University Law Degree (LL.M.)
    • Fluent communication skills in German, both written and spoken
    • Excellent communication skills in English
    • Knowledge of another European language
    We Offer:
    • A hybrid workplace, where you can work partially from home (except for operational vacancies)
    • A diverse and international company culture, with over 35 different nationalities
    • Opportunities for professional and personal development as we believe in continuous learning
    • Onsite group exercise classes and health activities
    • Community outreach and volunteer opportunities
    • Reimbursement of relocation expenses
    • Naturally, we offer a good remuneration package including pension and 27 vacations days

    At Applied Medical, we are committed to make a meaningful, positive difference, each and every day. Within our European headquarters in Amersfoort (NL), we develop, manufacture and support the implementation of our advanced medical devices across Europe and the MENA region. Applied’s team members enjoy working in an environmentally friendly and international environment, in which people of diverse backgrounds are valued, challenged, and acknowledged. We support our team members by giving them opportunities of ongoing learning and education, possibilities to take part in community volunteering activities and a variety of onsite exercise classes and health activities.

    If you are passionate about working in an organization that allows you to make decisions based upon what is right for the patient, customer, community and environment, Applied Medical is the place for you.


    Would you like to be part of our expanding team? If the answer is yes, we'd love to get to know you and look forward to hearing from you!
    For more information regarding our hiring process, click here. If you have any questions, feel free to contact us via or +31 (0)33 7548713.

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