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Compliance Counsel - Prevention (m/f/d)


Ponte de Lima, 16, PT, 4990-645 Vila Nova de Cerveira, 16, PT, 7920-011 Sao Domingos de Rana, Lissabon, PT, 2785-723

Req ID 27961

We are looking for a new colleague in the Corporate Compliance Prevention Management department at a flexible ZF location in Portugal.


Your tasks as Compliance Counsel - Prevention (m/f/d):

  • Advise the entire organization regarding compliance topics, especially in the areas of AML and Antitrust Law
  • Analyze whether diverse business practices across the company comply with national and international legal standards and requirements, including the European Antitrust/ AML regulations
  • Present, explain and defend compliance obligations and processes to internal stakeholders and third parties, including customer and supplier representatives
  • Provide legal guidance and support to compliance processes including third party compliance screenings, trade association compliance monitoring, antitrust onboarding processes for employees, and compliance risk assessments
  • Support other compliance functions and initiatives, including trainings, with the general objective to meet legal compliance standards and mitigate liability to the ZF Group, its entities and staff, including Executive Management

Your profile as Compliance Counsel - Prevention (m/f/d):

  • Law degree, e.g. Juris Doctorate, German First and Second State Exam or comparable
  • Min. 5 years of experience in legal and/or compliance practice either in a global industrial company or a major accounting or law firm; with a focus on antitrust law and AML preferred
  • Strong methodical approach, analytical and process-oriented thinking, critical judgment and an entrepreneurial mindset
  • Fluent in English
  • Fluent in German is considered an asset 


We would like to ask you to provide an english version of your CV.


About ZF:


ZF is a global technology company suppling 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. In fiscal year 2020 ZF reported sales of €32.6 billion. 

The company employs more than 150,000 associates at approximately 270 locations in 42 countries.


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


Ann-Kathrin Reißner


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