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Bratislavský kraj
Tuesday, December 13, 2022
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Why Work at Lenovo

Here at Lenovo, we believe in smarter technology that builds a brighter, more sustainable and inclusive future for our customers, colleagues, communities, and the planet.

And we go big. No, not big—huge.

We’re not just a US$70 billion revenue Fortune Global 500 company, we’re one of Fortune’s Most Admired. We’re transforming the world through intelligent transformation, offering the world’s most complete portfolio of smart devices, infrastructure, and solutions. With more than 71,500 employees doing business in 180 markets, we help millions—not just the select few—experience our version of a smarter future.

The one thing that’s missing? Well… you...

Description and Requirements

Lenovo is seeking a Legal Counsel for its Legal Center of Excellence ("Legal COE"), reporting to the Lead Senior Counsel, COE EMEA. 

You will be providing legal support for commercial transactions with the application of project management, process innovation, technology and tools to the delivery of legal work in a way that drives both improved risk-mitigation and improved efficiency. 

Position responsibilities include contract creation, negotiation, and review, providing advice and counsel on legal, compliance and business transactions, including risk analysis and reward, and presenting options and opportunities.

You will collaborate with internal and outside counsel, technology experts, marketing and sales teams, product developers as well as with Lenovo’s customers and suppliers as needed. 

You'll be responsible for:

• Negotiating a high volume of complex technology, sales and partnering agreements, services (including DaaS, SaaS), vendor and supplier agreements, and a variety of other commercial contracts including confidentiality agreements, license agreements, data processing agreements, professional services agreements, assignments and amendments

• Develop and implement legal efficiencies to support business teams and improve contract processes and operations

• Improve and create contract templates and playbooks

• Work closely with clients and the legal team on strategic initiatives in support of all business units

• Provide proactive advice regarding business and legal issues and risks


• LLB/JD and admission to practice (OAB)

• 3+ years of drafting and negotiation experience in a fast-paced environment, preferably focused on technology transactions

• Demonstrated effective interpersonal interaction in a highly customer-satisfaction focused environment

• Developed critical thinking and proactive problem-solving skills, with a willingness to get into the details of complex problems and drive creative solutions

• Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills

• Detail-oriented, with outstanding organizational skills and ability to manage multiple transactions and projects simultaneously under deadline pressure

• Demonstrated exceptional judgment, integrity and ability to give practical advice appropriately weighing legal and business objectives

• A strong team player who can work well with colleagues in all functional groups

What We Will Offer You:

• An open and stimulating environment within one of the most forward thinking IT companies

• Flat structures and fast decision-making processes

• A modern and flexible way of working to combine personal and professional life

• An international team with a high focus on Gender Diversity

• Attractive compensation package

Base gross monthly salary from minimum 1700 EUR and above, depending on experience + variable part 12% of your annual earnings

We are looking forward to discussing this position with you soon!

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any federal, state, or local protected class.

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