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Legal Counsel Corporate and Commercial Law (m/f/d)

City:  Cologne
Job area:  Corporate Functions
Job field:  Legal
Seniority Level:  Mid-Senior level

At HRS “We love to make it happen”: We are the global market leader when it comes to tech- and data driven business travel solutions. Our enterprise business offers end-to-end hotel management solutions to more than 7,000 corporate businesses globally to simplify their business travel. State of the art service solutions like strategic consulting & hotel procurement, travel payment and expense solutions or efficient tools to manage corporate meetings and group booking facilitate the travel processes and guarantee savings along the value chain. Today we work globally with the Fortune 500, such as Google, China Mobile, Amazon, Siemens, Hitachi, Alibaba, Volkswagen, WorldBank.

We are looking for a Legal Counsel (m/f/d) with a focus on corporate and commercial law for the international HRS Group activities. 


Your challenges
•    Support contract management and standardization of process flows
•    Control and manage all corporate affairs and advise on German corporate and company law
•    Draft and review various agreements, including finance agreements
•    Ensure legal compliance of corporate secretarial matters for all group companies
•    Draft, review and negotiate commercial contracts of all kinds (hotels, customers and cooperation partners)
•    Participate in multidisciplinary projects and gain expertise and engage in new legal fields
•    Develop recommendations for action to senior leadership


Your commitment
•    Very good legal qualification (i.e. at least 1 exam full satisfaction) and very good knowledge in general contract law
•    Relevant professional experience in an international law firm or a company with an international focus in a dynamic environment, ideally in e-commerce
•    Strong ability to formulate complex contracts independently
•    Understanding of economic contexts and technical processes as well as very good negotiation skills
•    Sensitivity to the special needs of an owner-managed medium-sized company in an extremely dynamic environment
•    Excellent German, fluency in English, verbal and written; other languages such as French or Spanish also welcome


Your rewards

At HRS we feel globally united and mutually responsible, a belief that is rooted in our company history and values: Thinking and acting like an entrepreneur, with everyone across the whole company being given the opportunity to take full ownership to deliver on our shared vision every single day.

You will work in a modern working environment with flexible working hours and the option to work from home. Our training and further education offers give you plenty of room for your personal growth and individual development.



The small print – want to know more?
Our global company is located in more than 35 locations in all continents and we inspire more than 1.500 employees every day. To fuel our international growth we are always looking for passionate experts who have a strong team-spirit and will take on the challenge to pioneer the international B2B travel Industry.

Interested? Have a look at all of our company benefits.
Let´s make it happen – become part of the HRS Group Team.

Find out more about the HRS Group brands and its segments:
HRS Smarttrip              DS Destination Solution                   HRS Group                      HRS Global Hotel Solution