Director of Legal

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Vinted is Europe’s biggest pre-loved fashion marketplace, with 37 million members in 13 countries. Our mission is green: we want to make second-hand the first choice globally.A team of over 600 people from Vinted’s offices in Vilnius, Berlin, Prague, and Utrecht develops and supports our platform. We share a unique work culture that’s based on aiming high, taking ownership, co-creating, caring, and growing.As part of our executive legal team, you’ll be shaping all legal functions at Vinted, and the organization’s global policies and procedures. You’ll lead a diverse team and work successfully with cross-functional business units to build legal support for Vinted’s product and operations.In this position, you will: Head up our growing Legal team, who are responsible for providing support and representation on all legal and compliance matters (including corporate, contractual, commercial, employment legal matters, and regulatory compliance)Develop and lead the legal strategy to promote and protect the organization’s businessAdvise on, mitigate, and track legal risk across the businessImplement procedures and policies to ensure compliance with all relevant laws and regulations applicable to operations in all jurisdictionsSupport Vinted growth and provide support to the companies of the Vinted groupCounsel senior decision makers on good governance and effective management of legal and compliance risksCollaborate closely with the Finance team to build integrated processes that maintain both financial and legal compliance and ethicsAbout you:12+ years of experience in legal practice and 5 years of team management experience3+ years of experience managing in-house legal department/s consisting of at least 5 lawyersPractised in working collaboratively with company management Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to create, develop, and maintain strong relationships with a wide range of key external and senior internal stakeholders Strong problem solving and critical thinking skillsConfidence to stand by decisions and push the right agenda for the business, whilst mitigating risks at all timesGreat communication, negotiation and presentation skillsA people person – caring and empoweringExperience in a tech company is a plus but not a requirementWhat we’re doing at Vinted excites you! Work perks:Opportunity to join our share options programmeLearning budget 10% from gross yearly salaryFrom 25 working days of holiday, depending on location Remote workout classesMonthly team-building eventsA personal budget for shopping on VintedThe salary range for this position starts from 5,950 EUR gross per month upwards, depending on level of experience and location.