Senior Legal Counsel (m/f)

Company Name: Bombardier

Location: Madrid, M, ES


Senior Legal Counsel (m/f)-TGGO-ESMR02069435


At Bombardier Transportation, our trains and rail solutions move millions of people safely and reliably around the world, every single day. Join us, and you’ll be part of a global team, sharing knowledge, experience and ideas across countries and cultures, and boosting our reputation as a global leader in rail technology. Your work will have a truly human impact, connecting communities, cities and businesses, and helping people to get where they need to be. It’s all about progress.

If you’re ambitious, driven and team-spirited, this is your opportunity to build a career as a

About the role:

The Legal Counsel is responsible for legal matters of bid activities and projects in execution. The scope of work comprises corporate affairs, as well as other legal affairs and compliance matters. The focus of this job is the provision of legal advice, the negotiation with third parties (incl. drafting of legal documents) and compliance with BT policies (incl. the obtaining of mandates,) that relate to legal aspects of the business.

The Legal Counsel will handle bids and projects with a medium to large size and with medium complexity (incl. consortia set-ups, difficult terms & conditions).

We are looking for someone with law background but who is also very commercially minded, to join us in Madrid, working for the IBERIA Region and Italy.

Main responsibilities:


– Pre-Bid Stage: analyses the bidding documents and identify the issues, responsible for bidding agreements
– Bid Stage: managing joint risk analysis and mitigation strategy for multi-functional issues & gaps, preparation of contract summaries and obtaining GRP/CORP mandates
– Preferred Bidder Stage: negotiation of the supply & service agreements, securities, public procurement law review procedures

Corporate and Legal Affairs, Compliance, Claims and Litigation:

– Manage the commercial, contractual and claim aspects of customer, partner & supplier contracts

– Responsible for corporate affairs of legal entities and legal matters

– Compliance training to board members and REG/DIV functions

– Manage engagement of external legal consultants


•University degree in Spanish law, preferably with a focus on contract or business law – additional qualifications would be an asset;
•Experience with commercial transactions in form of public private partnerships (PPP) and other forms of partnerships such as joint ventures and consortia and related contractual documents would be an asset
•At least 7 years of experience in a similar industry – international law firm experience is a plus;
•Strong experience with big contracts, especially with Public Relations, proven record with the customers;
•Language skills: English – proficient, Spanish – mother tongue; Portuguese – is a plus;
•Willingness to travel is appreciated.

About Bombardier Transportation

Bombardier Transportation is a global mobility solution provider leading the way with the rail industry’s broadest portfolio. It covers the full spectrum of solutions, ranging from trains to sub-systems and signalling to complete turnkey transport systems, e-mobility technology and data-driven maintenance services. Combining technology and performance with empathy, Bombardier Transportation continuously breaks new ground in sustainable mobility by providing integrated solutions that create substantial benefits for operators, passengers and the environment. Headquartered in Berlin, Germany, Bombardier Transportation employs around 39,850 people and its products and services operate in over 60 countries.

Job: Legal Counsellor
Primary Location: ES-M-Madrid
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

Job Posting:
16.10.2019, 3:23:12 AM

Unposting Date: Ongoing