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Legal Counsel – Compliance RAU (m/f) - Germany  

Company managed [?] Still accepting applications

Posted on : 31 August 2017

Project Description

What you will enjoy doing:

  • You will ensure pro-active, business-oriented legal advice with focus on compliance
  • You will mitigate legal risk against business benefits, considering The Linde Group’s interest and protecting its reputation
  • You will represent the company in legal matters vis-a-vis third parties (e.g. authorities, business partners, etc.)
  • You will actively form and shape legal relationships of the company, involve in and/or keep informed of all key issues through regular contact and reporting to Compliance Team Lead EMEA
  • You will support development, maintenance and implementation of the Compliance Management System of The Linde Group (i.e. conduct Compliance Risk Assessments; support monitoring concept)
  • You will manage and further develop a robust Compliance Network in area of responsibility (i.e. organize periodic Compliance reporting with Compliance Managers)
  • You will implement and train Compliance Guidelines
  • You will analyze, evaluate, judge and help solving problems in taking into account all resources (also non-legal) and conditions of a complex internal and external environment, subject to general policies, goals and targets set by Linde and subject to general direction given by Head of Compliance from time to time

What makes you great:

  • You have an education and superior academic qualification as fully trained lawyer/ solicitor with strong knowledge of EU/UK antitrust and UK anti-corruption law, additional international legal education is a plus
  • You have experience of PQE in private practice or in legal department of multinational company
  • You possess profound professional relevant expertise in compliance role
  • Furthermore, you have experience in implementing Global Compliance Management System across cultures, geographies, and operating environments
  • You have proven track record in relevant geographies
  • Strong strategic capability to develop and implement the Linde Compliance Management System
  • You have expert knowledge about compliance processes and systems including implementation, monitoring and reporting
  • Fluent in English (including legal English), additional (regional) language and/or German is preferable

Why you will love working with us:

Thinking outside of the box, working on new topics and concepts, deliver great solutions to our internal customers is essential to bring success to our business. Our Group Legal & Compliance department will offer you a variety of possibilities to excel in your area of expertise. You will contribute towards making Linde an inclusive and diverse organization, creating innovative practices and fostering an environment that welcomes all differences – making Linde an employer of choice.


We are looking forward to receiving your complete online application in German or English via our internal job market in English or German.
(including your CV [also in German language if possible], application letter and references).

In case of any questions please contact:
Linde AG
Linde Gas Headquarters
Elena Wunderlich
Phone: 089 7446 2061