Senior Legal Counsel (m/f/d)

Bayreuth, DE

CYBEX is a company that puts tomorrow’s people at the heart of its brand. Always questioning the status quo and not afraid of challenging the establishment, CYBEX has become not just a leader in child safety but is seen as an innovative lifestyle and fashion brand for parents. We offer car seats, baby carriers, kids furniture and strollers enabling parents to keep their little ones safe in style. After growing rapidly in the last few years, we look for ambitious talent to contribute to CYBEX’s success story.

Your areas of responsibilities:

  • Provide internal advice in all legal issues to managers and heads of departments as well as to the executive team
  • Manage commercial legal topics, for instance guide contract negotiations with commercial partners (distributors, large retail companies, independent retailers etc.)
  • Draft and review all relevant legal documents
  • Ensure legal compliance throughout the company
  • Supervise legal disputes, including representation of the company at court proceedings
  • Support potential M&A activities
  • Steer external lawyers inter alia in litigation
  • Main areas of focus: Contract Law, Distribution Law, Trade Mark & Patent Law, Competition Law, Corporate Law

Your profile of qualification:

  • Full legal qualification including second judicial state exam or similar legal education
  • Several years of related work experience as in-house lawyer or attorney-at-law in commercial law
  • Understanding of consumer goods industry preferred
  • Fluency in English and German mandatory, any additional languages a plus
  • High level of commercial sense and business support
  • Entrepreneurial mindset and high level of commitmentInternational mindset and experience
  • Strong analytical and communication skills
  • Solution-oriented

CYBEX operates globally and has employees from over 29 nations. If you are keen to leave your footprint in a swiftly growing business that offers plenty of opportunities to grow both on a professional and individual level, you’ve come to the right place. As part of Goodbaby International Holdings Ltd., CYBEX is dedicated to creating an inclusive working environment that encompasses diversity and equal opportunities. In addition to a competitive salary, attractive annual leave, and discounts on our products you’ll have the chance to develop your personal profile in an international environment.