Legal Counsel - temporary max. 2 years(m/f/d)

  • Location: â€‹Hamburg, Norderstedt - tesa Headquarter
  • Entry as: limited to max. 2 years
  • Work Area: Legal


What you will do

  • Collaboration in ensuring the provision of expert advice to tesa Purchasing with a focus on the negotiation of supplier contracts as well as the development and subsequent implementation of solutions and legal proposals
  •  Drafting of contracts, in particular advice on questions of contractual risks and their limitation / finding, shaping and enforcing tesa's own legal position as well as taking into account and adhering to the specified compliance policies & procedures
  • Creation, adaptation and implementation of contract templates for purchasing, in particular their introduction into the global Contract Lifecycle Management System, IT affinity desired
  •  Interface management in the direction of internal specialist functions / external consultants
  • The job holder in his role as legal advisor assumes a rather broad responsibility and in particular ensures timely and comprehensible, results-oriented advice

What you will need

  • Fully qualified lawyer with a focus on contract law in the area of purchasing
  •  Ideally 2-3 years of professional experience in a corporate legal department
  • Additional commercial training desirable
  • Very good written and spoken English language skills
  •  Very good understanding of economic issues and interrelationships
  • High sense of responsibility, perseverance and strong implementation skills
  • A pronounced "hands on" mentality, coupled with the will to provide independent, proactive advice
  • Independent, highly efficient and customer-oriented way of working


What you can expect

tesa is one of the world's leading manufacturers of adhesive tape solutions, with a range of more than 7,000 products.  With passion for technology, we drive innovation, reliability, and sustainability to shape a better future.

Our solutions make a difference in the work, products, and lives of our customers across a variety of industries, including Automotive, Electronics, and Home applications. With this, we address a broad segment of business customers, but also you as a private consumer.

You might be surprised to discover the many places where our adhesive solutions are at work, from the battery in your electric car, to the display of your mobile phone, and even in the elevator in your building. Wherever you look, you'll find tesa - holding the world together since more than 125 years.