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ZF is a global technology company supplying systems for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and industrial technology, enabling the next generation of mobility.

ZF allows vehicles to see, think and act. In the four technology domains of Vehicle Motion Control, Integrated Safety, Automated Driving, and Electric Mobility, ZF offers comprehensive product and software solutions for established vehicle manufacturers and newly emerging transport and mobility service providers. ZF electrifies a wide range of vehicle types. With its products, the company contributes to reducing emissions, protecting the climate and enhancing safe mobility.

Legal Counsel (m/f/d)

Country/Region:  DE

Alfdorf, BW, DE, 73553 Friedrichshafen, BW, DE, 88046 Laage, MV, DE, 18299 Aschaffenburg, BY, DE, 63743

Req ID 59719 Alfdorf, Friedrichshafen, Aschaffenburg, Laage, Germany


We are looking for a new colleague for our Legal Department at our location in Alfdorf, Aschaffenburg, Laage or Friedrichshafen.



  • Comprehensive counseling of Division Passive Safety Systems, including all Business Units thereof Seat Belt System (SBS), Inflatable Restraint Systems and Steering Wheel Systems
  • Advising in a wide range of agreements, in particular for purchasing and sales contracts as well as cooperation and nondisclosure agreements
  • Participation in discussions about product performance
  • Contact for the implementation of appointments of Managing Directors and agents as well as for questions related to corporate law
  • Support of the Compliance function including trainings, investigations and policy implementation
  • Support of Division wide legal advice


  • Fully qualified German lawyer
  • At least five years experience in internal law firm or legal department of a multinational company
  • Very good command of English and German
  • Good understanding of commercial issues, corporate law, and ideally automotive products and the automotive sector


The compatibility of work and family life is firmly anchored at ZF. For more information, please visit www.zf.com/berufundprivatleben


Be part of our ZF team as Legal Counsel (m/f/d) and apply now!


Janka Ruderisch


At ZF, we continuously strive to build and maintain a culture where inclusiveness is lived and diversity is valued. We actively seek ways to remove barriers so that all our employees can rise to their full potential. We aim to embed this vision in our legacy through how we operate and build our products as we shape the future of mobility.

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