Our client is an international tech company headquartered in the UK. Due to continuous growth of the business, the need has arisen for a
Senior Legal Counsel (m/f/d)
to join the international legal team. You will be working closely with the business to manage the negotiation of commercial contracts for the licensing of the company's cloud based SaaS services and the provision of related services to customers, primarily in the financial, insurance and healthcare sectors. You will support the global business with a main focus on the DACH region, where they are newly expanding the company's customer footprint through a recent acquisition. You will be reporting directly into the Legal Director based in the UK. The German office is based in Saarbrücken, but the role can be 100% remote.
You will be a German qualified lawyer with 4 years+ commercial in-house experience, preferably in the software industry, and ideally in a financial services environment. You will have in-depth experience in negotiating and drafting contracts, and you will have a very good understanding of contract law, especially in the context of software and SaaS. You have a solution oriented attitude with excellent communication skills and you enjoy working independently and taking on responsibility. Fluency in German and English is a must.
The SR Group (Germany) GmbH is acting as an external recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.