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Corporate Counsel – Amazon Digital Media/Devices

Corporate Counsel – Amazon Digital Media/Devices

Amazon Europe Core - DE
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Job Description

We Pioneer - Amazon is a leader in global e-commerce. Are you looking for a new challenge in a fast-paced, innovative company? Come to make history with Amazon’s legal department.
Amazon is a leader in global e-commerce, and our innovative devices and technologies change the way people find, discover and buy products and services.
We are looking for a talented attorney (m/f) to support our rapidly growing and evolving digital media (e.g. e-books, apps etc.) and devices (Kindle e-readers, tablets, Fire TV, Echo/Alexa etc.) businesses in Germany. Lawyers at Amazon are trusted members of the business. Our work is intellectually challenging, exciting and fast-paced. Developing innovative solutions to novel legal questions is part of our daily business.

You will serve as a lawyer responsible for counseling the business on a broad range of commercial and regulatory matters and structuring, drafting and negotiating commercial transactions.

You will provide day-to-day advice in a wide range of legal areas, including digital media, consumer products, marketing, commercial contracts and regulatory compliance. You will be part of the legal team that supports the Digital business in Germany and Europe.

The position is based in Munich but some travel may be required.

Notwendige Qualifikationen

  • Fully qualified lawyer in Germany with outstanding legal qualification (app. 8.5 points in each State Exam)
  • Significant post-qualification experience, ideally with some part of that supporting digital media, consumer products, e-commerce or retail businesses.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to act as a business partner to our business teams;
  • Outstanding legal and business judgment; Strong strategic organizational and project management skills, drafting, negotiation, analytical, management and leadership skills;
  • Excellent English language skills that include the ability to draft and negotiate contracts

Wünschenswerte Qualifikationen

  • Proven ability to deal with ambiguity and to work well with all levels of employees and management
  • Proven customer obsession.
  • Proven ability to work in a fast paced environment and a reputation for delivering results

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.