• Legal Counsel (m/f)

for the Frankfurt office

Your tasks

  • Supervising the sales and customer contracts department (business and customer management) with the initiation, negotiation and conclusion of customer contracts
  • Checking, negotiating and creating contracts in the field of commercial lease-, property-, and building contract law, as well as in the field of service contract law for telecommunica-tions and IT-proximate services
  • Adapting template contracts to the current legal situation and compiling decision-making templates, argumentation aids and reports for the executive team and the specialist department
  • Support with and/or taking leadership with the negotiations when contacting customers
  • Target group based preparation of legal matters as the decision making basis, and the implementation of legal decisions .  Participating in negotiations in the role of advisor
  • Completing internal training sessions
  • Coordination of the contracting of external solicitors

Your profile

  • You have successfully passed the 1st and 2nd state legal examinations
  • At least 3-4 years of relevant professional experience in a law firm or a property company and/or infrastructure-proximate IT/telecoms services
  • Good knowledge of commercial property rental law
  • Good knowledge of English
  • Experience in advising on, negotiating and concluding non-standard customer contracts
  • Self-confident manner and strong communication skills, especially when dealing with customers
  • Enjoyment of presenting legal matters to non-legal experts and in the development of practically relevant solutions
  • Structured working approach, responsible professional approach, ability to organise and a high level of self-initiative and flexibility
  • Openness to the technical dimension of a data centre
  • High degree of reliability, precision and diligence

Help shape the future in an exciting industry
e-shelter is one of the leading data center operators in Europe providing highly secure environments for housing and connectivity of IT and network systems. With a presence in all key city-markets of the DACH-region, e-shelter leverages 300 MW of power capacity and 90,000 sqm of data center space to deliver scalable data center solutions. As a member of the NTT Communications Group of companies e-shelter provides access to a global network of 140 data centers. Among e-shelter’s clients are financial services companies, telecoms operators, IT service and outsourcing providers as well as cloud service providers.

Approximately 400 people currently work for e-shelter. Our employees come from a wide range of different sectors and look for the best possible solution to every challenge. We  attribute considerable importance to collegiality, a great team spirit and excellent communication skills. As a performance-oriented company we value specialist knowledge and people who want to shape our business.

Would this be an interesting position for you?

If so, we are looking forward to receiving your application documents including the earliest possible entry date and desired salary (preferably via email).