Hella Corporate Center Legal Counsel in Location Shanghai, China


Advising the departments

Recording and clarifying all legal problems and advising the departments when working out solutions, in order to provide the departments with a basis for optimum decisions, or alternatively to achieve the best possible results for the company.

Structuring Contracts

Drafting, checking and jointly negotiating contracts (e.g. contracts regarding delivery, development, warranty, cooperation and company agreements) in order to achieve the best possible contractual framework for the business operation.

Handling claims for damages

Recording cases of damage or loss, internally clarifying the causes of the damage or loss, checking whether recourse is possible, and enforcing claims for damages in the case of insurance companies or suppliers, defending against unjustified claims for damages from third parties, in order to save costs.

Preparing Legal Actions and Representing Hella in Legal Actions

Clarifying the facts of the case in dispute, preparing the pleadings, if necessary coordinating with external attorneys and attending court hearings, in order to represent the legal position of Hella in the best possible way.


Preparing and carrying out professional training (e.g. product liability, the law on warranties and labor law) for the departments concerned, in order to improve the knowledge of the employees.

Basic Principles of Commercial Law Contracts

Working out and establishing basic contract principles valid for the Group, in particular regarding warranty and liability matters in coordination with the specialist functions responsible for these (e.g. Hella terms and conditions of purchasing, development or delivery/Hella skeleton contracts), in order to as far as possible achieve a uniform stance of the Hella Group on these core legal questions.

Carrying out other tasks related to this position

(including examining and evaluating suggestions for improvement, as well as complying with industrial safety and environmental protection measures pertaining to the scope of duties)


  1. Fluency in English is required
  2. Including 5 years’ legal working experience in a law firm or MNC company;
  3. Influential communicator who is able to collaborate and make information-based decisions for the best interest of company
  4. Well-versed in Microsoft Office with the ability to capture data in various formats and comparisons, and to translate into reportable formats
  5. Able to work with colleagues at all levels and from different countries and cultures
  6. Admitted to PRC Bar (PRC Lawyer's Qualification) is preferred

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