SAP started in 1972 as a team of five colleagues with a desire to do something new. Together, they changed enterprise software and reinvented how business was done.
Today, as a market leader in enterprise application software, we remain true to our roots. That’s why we engineer solutions to fuel innovation, foster equality and spread opportunity for our employees and customers across borders and cultures.
SAP values the entrepreneurial spirit, fostering creativity and building lasting relationships with our employees. We know that a diverse and inclusive workforce keeps us competitive and provides opportunities for all.
We believe that together we can transform industries, grow economics, lift up societies and sustain our environment. Because it’s the best-run businesses that make the world run better and improve people’s lives.
We are seeking Senior Legal Counsel to join the Commercial Legal team who enjoys working independently but collaboratively in a team environment within a fast-paced legal department and dynamic company.
Target candidate will have 2 to 5 years of large law firm or in-house experience, with a wide scope of responsibilities.
Responsibilities include :
You will act as a prime contact for the relevant business teams and provide legal advice and counseling on a wide variety of matters, including intellectual property, licensing, contracting, antitrust, data privacy, and government regulatory matters.
You will need to demonstrate the ability to draft and negotiate complex agreements, work with business teams, procurement, operations, finance teams and others, in a fast-paced environment.
The ability to work with a team across a wide organization is critical. Experience in IT Law and the Cloud (software-as-a-service) sector is strongly preferred.
The key accountabilities of the role are to :
Education and Skills