Legal Counsel- replacement for maternity leave

Deutsche Post DHL

Place of work
Letisko M. R. Štefánika (BTS), Ivanská cesta, Bratislava
Contract type
Start date
Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards
from 1900 EUR gross/month base salary (based on experience)

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

-Advise members of business on legal and related risks associated with DPDHL's operations in area of responsibility in the Czech Republic and Slovakia
-Involved in providing a comprehensive "one stop shop" for subject matter legal expertise operations.
-Review legal analyses and make recommendations to senior management on how to respond to legal issues or proposed changes in laws and regulations.
-Review and approve legal contracts, letters of agreement, and other documents related to a variety of trade, commercial, financial, and operational matters (e.g., loans, leases, purchase agreements, acquisitions, divestitures, employment contracts) to protect the organization’s legal and business interests.
-Advise business on legal trends and developing areas of law.
-Design and implement legal risk mitigation strategies in own area of responsibility.
-Work with supervisor to manage all aspects of internal and external legal spend in area of responsibility.
-Responsible for assuring organization's legal interests are best represented and protected in customer, vendor and third party contracts; active participant in negotiating such contracts in area of responsibility.
-Responsible for defending the organization's legal interests in litigation and claims in area of responsibility which may include external legal spend in sub-region with highest level responsibility.

Employee perks, benefits

-Competitive compensation package
- Company car,phone
-Background of a strong international company

Information about the selection process

If you are interested, please deliver your CV in English language. We thank all applicants for their interest.

The personal data presented in the CV will be processed and stored by DHL EXPRESS( Slovakia) spol s.r.o. in accordance with Act No. 18/2018 Coll. On the Protection of Personal Data as amended. The personal information will be exclusively processed for the purpose of selecting suitable candidates for the advertised vacancy. After the selection process all your personal information will be destroyed in accordance with the Law .

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Educational Specialization


Language skills

English - Advanced (C1)

Driving licence


Personality requirements and skills

-University law degree, professional law qualifications will be additional advantage
-Subject matter expert with ability to apply legal knowledge and expertise in business environment
-At least 3 years of legal practice either within a commercial law firm or in-house legal department
-Experience in transport law and employment law would be a plus
-Excellent written and verbal communication skills
-Strong analytical skills
-Very good English skills in writing and speaking as the rolereports to international management


Brief description of the company

DHL is the global market leader of the international express and logistics industry, specializing in providing innovative and customized solutions from a single source. DHL offers expertise in express, air and ocean freight, overland transport, contract logistic solutions as well as international mail services, combined with worldwide coverage and an in-depth understanding of local markets. DHL's international network links more than 220 countries and territories worldwide. 285,000 employees are dedicated to providing fast and reliable services that exceed customers' expectations.

Number of employees

1000 an more employees

Company address

DHL Express Slovakia spol.s.r.o.
Letisko M.R.Štefánika
820 01 Bratislava,
ID: 3256690   Dátum zverejnenia: 15.6.2018   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   from 1900 EUR gross/month base salary (based on experience)