Legal Counsel at Moovel Transit
Berlin, DE


we are Verena & Bernard, the Legal Department at moovel and we are responsible for overseeing and identifying the legal issues in all departments at moovel. We deal with drawing up contracts with the transit authorities and data protection topics as well as recommendations regarding conception and implementation of products and business models. As moovel’s growth is accelerating quickly, our small team is looking for a strong new member.

First a quick look at us 

Our vision is a planet without traffic jams. Our mission is to transform cities by providing the most convenient and sustainable mobility solutions. We create outstanding products with technical excellence, an agile mindset, an open feedback and failure culture and fun at work. moovel is part of a large global corporation (Daimler AG), but at the heart of it we still are a start-up. We act as a partner for cities, transport networks and mobility service providers with the goal of making cities smarter and creating an operating system for urban mobility that provides access to appropriate mobility options in urban areas and paves the way for the future with autonomous vehicles. Currently, 250 employees work in small creative teams in Germany and the US at four locations - Hamburg, Berlin, Stuttgart and Portland.

How the role works

We are a small team of two, Verena is the general Counsel and Bernard our legal counsel with a slight focus on data protection topics. We work together with our colleagues at Daimler AG  and Daimler Financial Services on Data Protection topics and internally you will be working a lot with the management board as well as with most teams very closely, when they need legal advice connected to their tasks and roles.

Some of the things you will do 

  • You will be responsible for the conception, continuous review, evaluation and enhancement of all data protection related documents e.g. data protection concept, data protection declaration, data protection-relevant contractual clauses and prepare statements presented to Daimler AG and Daimler Financial Service AG and the gateway to group data protection  
  • You will represent the interests of moovel with authorities, associations in legislative procedures and in cooperation with external affairs form political opinions
  • You will prepare statements and recommendations in response to management inquiries
  • You will work in close cooperation with all relevant teams and give them legal advice as well as recommendations regarding conception and implementation of products and business models
  • Independent execution of contract negotiations as well as legal evaluation and consulting for the purchase of Software as a Service and other Xaas applications
  • Coordination and professional support of external lawyers
  • Maintain the process overview for the usage of personal data (procedural registers)
  • Sensitization of employees regarding data protection through target group specific trainings

About you 

  • You have two above-average legal state examinations
  • You bring good knowledge of data protection law (national/ international) and like to continuously monitor all developments and changes on product-related legal issues. To have first work experience would be a plus
  • Since we are a mobility startup you should bring basic knowledge of data security and interest in technical developments
  • You are a good communicator and have great presentation and moderation skills. That is why you need to have good written and spoken skills in Englisch as well as in German
  • You have great coordinative and planning skills

In summary, we are looking for a motivated colleague that is passionate about shaping the future of mobility with us. Someone who wants to work in an agile, dynamic environment and is willing to think outside the box and find quick and flexible solutions to complicated legal matters. If that sounds like you we are happy to meet you soon and to maybe welcome you to the moovel universe. What we can tell you is that a really exciting journey ahead of us.


Verena and Bernard

If you have any questions or are in need for further information feel free to contact Julia Rosenblau +49 711 219 53940.​​​​