This position will advise the business and senior leadership on strategic matters, be responsible for competition-related litigation and regulatory matters across Europe, and help shape the company’s long-term strategy on highly relevant and novel issues.
Drive litigation and regulatory competition matters across the EU, including partnering with local legal teams.
Advise the business and legal colleagues on competition-related matters across all Amazon businesses in Europe.
Help shape the company’s long term strategy on high impact and often novel issues.
Think Big and look around corners to spot issues and identify developments of relevance for the Amazon business.
Partner with our public policy team and engage with regulators and policy makers on a broad range of issues.
Contribute as a member of the EU Competition team to develop mechanisms for training, compliance, and cross-functional coordination.
The role is based in Luxembourg and will report to the Associate General Counsel. Travel will be required.
We are looking for candidates who are innovative, progressive, extremely hands-on, and highly customer-obsessed professionals.
Developing innovative solutions to novel legal questions is part of our daily business.
Fully qualified lawyer with outstanding academic and legal qualifications
7+ years of experience in competition law
Experience in managing competition related regulatory and litigation matters at EU level and member states, with demonstrated experience in Germany and / or France a plus.
Experience managing a large number and variety of mission-critical projects and meeting deadlines.
Exceptional written and verbal communication skills, as well as demonstrated proficiency in working closely with and advising senior executives of an organization.
Sound and practical business judgment as well as common sense
Ability to work independently in ambiguous situations while being able to contribute successfully to cross-functional teams
A team player and consensus builder with great people skills and a good sense of humor who can effectively and efficiently collaborate and build relationships with attorneys and business clients at all levels throughout the organization
Highest standards of ethics and professional integrity
In-house or regulatory authority experience is a plus