Senior Legal Counsel - Corporate & Commercial (m/f/d)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Berlin

Explore a new world of possibilities
At HomeToGo, we’re on a mission to make incredible accommodation easily accessible for everyone. Our team is united by a passion for travel, driven by innovation and impact, and guided by open-minded leaders at every level. Our commitment to recognizing and empowering exceptional talent is the foundation of our growth. We are actively hiring candidates from all around the world, including sponsoring visas for Germany. An amazing journey of opportunity with an international team lies ahead - join us!
Your future contribution

As an ambitious, fully-qualified lawyer with a business understanding, you will shape the future of the travel industry with us. You are not afraid to take on responsibility, give and receive candid feedback, work autonomously, and take on dynamic, changing topics spanning law and the travel world. Are you also particularly careful, approach tasks independently, and argue with legal expertise in a forceful way? Then we look forward to your application!

In our dynamic and highly qualified legal and compliance team, you will deliver outstanding advice and take on a high variety of legal tasks in particular concerning civil / commercial law as well as corporate and capital markets law.

How you’ll add value
  • Drafting, reviewing, and negotiating contracts from start to finish in close collaboration with various departments

  • Working mostly autonomously with other HomeToGo teams on civil and commercial law topics, in particular, regarding commercial contracts with our cooperation partners

  • Working closely with our experienced corporate / M&A lawyer to advise senior management in corporate, capital markets and acquisition topics

  • Participation and leadership in projects inherent to different departments or group entities 

  • Communication of legal advice in a simple, practicable and clear manner

  • Performing legal housekeeping and coordinating with relevant stakeholders

You’ll be successful in this role if you
  • Act with a sense of responsibility, enthusiasm, and have very good analytical and organizational skills

  • Are solution-oriented and take an economic approach to complex or novel relationships with an eye for the essentials

  • Live for independent and pragmatic work, and use your ambition and professionalism to fulfill tasks

  • Speak German at a native level and possess fluent business English skills.

  • Have intercultural competence and team / communication skills

  • Have two state exams passed above average; prior professional experience with a focus on civil law / commercial law or corporate / capital markets law (preferably with a leading law firm) would be a further asset

What HomeToGo offers
  • Career growth opportunities and promotions, 360° feedback and open feedback culture, mentoring opportunities from an international team of passionate, industry experts.

  • Culture driven by our Leadership Principles: entrepreneurial, results-driven, encouraging ownership and enabling each other to succeed. Transparency about company goals, collaboration and support from an international team. 

  • Caring for the environment (proud to be a certified ClimatePartner and a climate neutral company!) as well as our employees (work-life balance, weekly yoga classes, personal training discounts, mentoring program and psychological support). 

  • Attractive benefits package, including competitive compensation and flexible remote work policy. Additional benefits include language courses, full IT support and equipment, internal workshops and training, company and team events, modern and centrally-located office, additional holidays, Travel Industry Card.

Check out what your future colleagues have said about us on Glassdoor and Kununu!
About us
HomeToGo is the marketplace with the world's largest selection of vacation rentals, listing millions of offers from thousands of trusted partners, including Booking.com, Vrbo and TripAdvisor. From vacation homes, cabins, beach houses, apartments, condos, house boats, castles, farm stays and everything in between, HomeToGo combines price, destination, dates and amenities to find the perfect accommodation for any trip worldwide.

Founded in 2014, HomeToGo operates localized apps & websites in 25 countries across Europe, North America, South America, Australia and Asia-Pacific. HomeToGo also operates brands such as Agriturismo.it, AMIVAC, Casamundo, CaseVacanza.it, e-domizil, EscapadaRural, Tripping.com and Wimdu.

HomeToGo is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to hiring and nurturing exceptional talent, representing various backgrounds, perspectives and skills. We are authentically candid and open-minded, fostering a safe environment for diverse opinions. Our hiring decisions are based on qualifications, merit and business needs. We do not discriminate against race, ethnic origin, gender, sexual orientation, religion, political, ideological or religious views, disability or age.

We are committed to creating and maintaining a workforce of equality and diversity at HomeToGo and to provide opportunities to everyone. We therefore welcome your application even if you aren't completely confident that your experiences fit the job description criteria. We would really love to get to know you!
Your application!
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