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Counsel Legal and Compliance (m/f/d) - Job Düsseldorf - Daikin Chemical Europe GmbH Careers

Counsel Legal and Compliance (m/f/d)

Daikin Chemical Europe GmbH - Positively Innovative

Since 1933, Daikin Industries has been involved in the research and production of fluorochemicals, and is one of the world‘s foremost manufacturers of fluorochemical materials today. Daikin‘s unique expertise is essential to a variety of industrial fields: With world-class technology, we offer a wide range of high quality products with applications in automotive, semiconductors, health care, renewable energy, consumer cookware, wire and cable, textile and fabric treatment, paper and packaging, optics and displays, coatings and more.
Our newly opened Innovation Center in Dortmund is dedicated to R&D, technical service, and marketing. Here, Daikin Chemical Europe is conducting research on new and sustainable technologies like electric mobility.

Main Responsibilities

  • Drafting, negotiating and / or advising on contracts and other legal documents (supplier declarations, declaration to corporate ethics) 
  • Risk management (staying up to date and ensuring compliance with relevant laws and regulations)
  • Counselling on a variety of legal issues within the company regarding contract status, legal risks and business terms (civil law, business law, partnerships, international ventures, export control law etc.)
  • Monitoring the relevant internal approval procedures (e.g. export control)
  • Communication with external parties (e.g. other affiliates, regulators, external counsels, public authorities etc.)
  • Managing, reviewing and maintaining the Daikin Chemical Europe internal policies, updating Daikin Chemicals' internal policies in cooperation with relevant departments as well as the Headquarter in Japan and facilitating understanding of those policies by executives and employees
  • Ensuring compliance with data protection law and communication with the Data Protection officer

Your Profile

  • Bachelor's or Master's Degree in commercial / business law
  • A minimum of 3 years working experience in a business environment
  • Knowledge of German and EU commercial law regulations
  • Cooperative and solution oriented attitude
  • Attention to detail and the ability to keep deadlines
  • High degree of professional ethics and integrity
  • Outstanding communication skills in English and German (both verbally and in writing) Japanese language ability is a plus

What we offer

  • 37,5h working week and 30 days annual paid vacation
  • Flexible working hours and remote working (2x per week)
  • Job-Ticket
  • Family support (Kindergarten-fee)
  • Friendly international working environment and the opportunity to contribute your own ideas in a growing and future oriented company
  • Fruit and beverages free of charge at the office

Your Application

We look forward to receiving your application including your resume and certificates as well as your salary expectations and your notice period. A cover letter is welcome but not necessary.
Please note that the first interviews for this position will be conducted no earlier than January 2024.
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DAIKIN Chemical Europe is a supplier of high performance fluorochemical products and was established in 1992 as the sales and services headquarters for DAIKIN Industries’ Chemical Division in Europe, Middle-East and Africa.

Find overviews and technical data on our products by visiting our main website.

Daikin Industries, Ltd. is the world's foremost manufacturer of fluorochemical products and a leading expert in the field. We strive to find new possibilities for living and industry by making the most of fluorine characteristics using our own exclusively developed technologies. The potential for developing applications for these products is growing without limit for the florochemical industry.


Alina Görtz
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