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Legal Counsel / General Counsel

(f/m/d)

Are you a legal expert and tech enthusiast? Looking for an opportunity to apply and expand your skills and take ownership for all legal matters at a successful tech scale-up?

Join us as our first internal legal expert and take full ownership of all legal matters as Legal Counsel/ General Counsel. You will draft, prepare and negotiate contracts and other legal documents with our resellers and partners. Data protection and staying up to date will be one of the most important aspects in your position as you will own internal data protection processes and continuously work to improve our legal framework (Terms of Service, Privacy Policy, Data Processing Agreement, Data Protection Policies etc.). You will directly liaise with customers regarding legal questions, compliance, data subject requests and vendor evaluation forms. Finally, you will identify and summarize legal risks, and develop solutions to address them. By collaborating with other departments as well as with external lawyers and authorities, you will excel in your position.

What you bring

  • You hold a law degree and have 3+ years work experience, ideally in a legal role in a fast-paced environment or tech startup
  • You are an expert in civil law, especially experienced in & interested in contract law, data protection law (such as the GDPR, the CCPA and other international/local regulation), IT law, IP law, as well as corporate law
  • You have a strong interest in and understanding of technical topics, and you aim to understand the technical side of data protection and data security
  • You have excellent fundamental knowledge in legal affairs as well as a very good economic understanding and consistently find pragmatic solutions fast
  • You are fluent in German and English both in written and spoken form, and are not afraid of using your legal English skills
  • You display strong attention to detail and apply a hands-on mentality to your work
  • You are a very process driven person and continuously work to improve existing processes
  • You are passionate about the future of work and continuous learning at work, and you want to join us in building an exceptional team and company to have real impact in this space

Our offer

  • Small, highly motivated team
  • Competitive annual salary starting at 50.000 Euro gross, depending on experience
  • A strong focus on your personal and professional development
  • Take part in exciting fairs and conferences (e.g. Google I/O)
  • Beautiful office in the heart of Vienna (snack bar, company garden, leisure rooms,…)
  • Startup atmosphere (BBQs in the garden, sport sessions, annual retreats,…)
  • Various employee benefits (additional holidays, public transport card, state-of-the-art equipment,…)
  • Strong focus on the personal and professional development of all employees
  • Location: Vienna, Austria

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Our Vision

Work Beautifully Together.

We make stunningly-designed, team-focused and user-friendly tools that bring joy to work and simplicity to collaboration. Our users, products and team all work beautifully together.

“Our team helps those within it learn, grow and to fulfil their own potential. That just opens the door… it’s up to you to walk through it.”

“Our team helps those within it learn, grow and to fulfil their own potential. That just opens the door… it’s up to you to walk through it.”

Rabea Thies

Head of People & Culture

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Perks & Benefits

Ready to Apply?

Here’s What Happens Next.

We don’t mess around: our hiring process is short, sweet and effective. At the interview stage, we’ll share our vision, values and expectations, then give you the chance to ask questions to find out whether you’d be a good fit for our team. Find out more about how we select new “Lobsters” on our blog, or get in touch if you’ve got any pressing questions.

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Here’s What Happens Next.

We don’t mess around: our hiring process is short, sweet and effective. At the interview stage, we’ll share our vision, values and expectations, then give you the chance to ask questions to find out whether you’d be a good fit for our team. Find out more about how we select new “Lobsters” on our blog, or get in touch if you’ve got any pressing questions.

Send us your CV
Phone interview
Complete a challenge
Personal interview
Welcome to Meister!

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