General Management I Business Solutions I Strategy I Legal Team

LEGAL

CORPORATE COUNSEL

Herzogenaurach, Germany

SPEED & SPIRIT is what we look for in our candidates, defined by some simple values that inspire us to BE DRIVEN in our performance, BE VIBRANT in our sporting legacy, BE TOGETHER in our team spirit, and BE YOU to let our individual talent and experience shine. Applying for a job at PUMA is easy and all genders are welcome. Simply click APPLY ONLINE and follow the steps to upload your application.

Your Mission

  • Comprehensive legal advice to PUMA business units, in particular in IT and E-commerce matters, as well as IP / industrial property rights (Innovation/R&D)
  • Work closely with business stakeholders to provide pragmatic solution-oriented and business driven advice and to proactively identify legal risks, develop appropriate risk mitigation
  • Legal advice, drafting, preparation, review and negotiation of various contracts and documents (national/international) with a focus on IT, E-commerce, Innovation/R&D, Competition law, Media law, IP, Copyright, Industrial property
  • Coordination of external law firms on national and international level
  • Establishing and safe-guarding consistent legal standards

Your Talent

  • Fully qualified lawyer under German laws (Volljurist), with above average examination results
  • About 3-5 years professional experience in an international company or law firm, practicing commercial law
  • Fluent in English and German (both verbally and written) as well as the ability to draft and negotiate contracts in both languages.
  • Experience/Background in IT, E-commerce, or R&D/Innovation is a plus
  • Strategic thinker with good business understanding, a sense of pragmatism and can do attitude
  • Excellent team player, who enjoys working in an international environment with different departments
  • Good negotiation skills, assertiveness, ability to deliver high quality results in a fast pacing environment
  • Please hand in all your relevant references (Staatsexamen)

PUMA provides equal opportunities for all job applicants, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, or disability. Equality for all is one of the core principles at PUMA and we do not tolerate any form of harassment or discrimination.

PUMA supports over 14,000 employees across 120+ countries. The PUMA Group owns the brand PUMA, Cobra Golf and stichd, and is headquartered in Herzogenaurach, Germany.

PUMA Wellbeing at Herzo

Athlete

  • Company sports
  • Free gym
  • Health weeks
  • Massage/Physiotherapy
  • Soccer Field & Basketball Court

Social

  • Buddy Program
  • Coffee bar
  • Community engagement
  • Company parties
  • Organic canteen

Flex

  • Family Services
  • Flextime
  • Kids camp
  • Mobile working
  • Parent child office

Finance

  • Bike leasing
  • Employee discount
  • Private pension planning
  • Public transportation
  • Simple saving plan

Herzogen­aurach

The PUMA corporate Headquarters are located in Herzogenaurach or Herzo, as we like to call our hometown, located in southern Germany close to Nuremberg.  Every day, more than 1000 colleagues walk through our doors, ready to push sport and fashion forward.  And if you’re lucky, you just might run into Usain Bolt or Antoine Griezmann walking down the hall.

Go big, go Herzo
Basketball court at the PUMA headquarters
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Ignite PUMA Legal

PUMA is a place of action, tirelessly pushing forward, and this is also true for PUMA Legal. Apply your legal knowledge in an international environment, face different challenges day-to-day, always be business-minded and stay close to your internal clients.

Meet the Team