Legal Counsel - Product Compliance
General Legal - Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Legal Counsel - Product Compliance
General Legal - Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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At TomTom…

You’ll move the world forward. Every day, we create the most innovative mapping and location technologies to shape tomorrow’s mobility for the better.

We are proud to be one team of more than 4,500 unique, curious, passionate problem-solvers spread across the world. We bring out the best in each other. And together, we help the automotive industry, businesses, developers, drivers, citizens, and cities move towards a safe, autonomous world that is free of congestion and emissions.

What you’ll do

Reporting to the VP of Commercial Legal and Litigation, you will be responsible for product compliance for all of TomTom’s products and services (excluding data protection, security, and corporate compliance issues). In particular, you will be responsible for:

  • Managing and distributing advice relating to regional specific restrictions relating to TomTom’s mapping content

  • Ensuring compliance with marketing materials and product packaging

  • Running TomTom’s open source and open data compliance programs

  • Managing compliance relating checks for new countries into which TomTom sells its products and services

  • Initiating and managing company-wide compliance training to the company’s various product and sales units

  • Establishing a compliance portal where compliance advice is both readily accessible and periodically updated

  • Establishing and maintaining an overview of contractual and cost restrictions relating to the sale and licensing of TomTom’s products and services

What you’ll need
  • 6-8 years of experience working either as a commercial lawyer or in a product compliance legal role

  • Fluent in English with other languages being an advantage

  • Affinity with technology

  • Ability to make reasoned risk-based decisions

  • Comfortable with a continuously changing environment

Meet your team

You will be working for the TomTom Business Legal Team which is part of the TomTom Finance Team (reporting to the CFO) and which is responsible for all commercial contracting and litigations (ranging from commercial litigations to IP infringement claims). Our goal is to be the company’s number one business partner delivering best-in-class legal services. The team is multi-national, comprising eight nationalities and speaking seven languages. The majority of the team is located in our head office in the center of Amsterdam.

Achieve more

We are self-starters who play well with others. Every day, we solve new problems with creativity, meet new people and learn rapidly at our offices around the world. We will invest in your growth and are committed to supporting you. In everything we do, we’re guided by six values: We care, putting our heart into what we do; we build trust (you can count on us); we create – it’s how we make a difference; we are confident, but don’t boast; we keep it simple because life is complex enough; and we have fun because life’s too short to be boring. 

Ready to move the world forward? 

After you apply

Our recruitment team will work hard to give you a meaningful experience throughout the process, no matter the outcome. Your application will be screened closely and you can rest assured that all follow-up actions will be thorough, from assessments and interviews through onboarding.

TomTom is an equal opportunity employer

TomTom is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity, thrive on each other’s differences and are committed to creating an inclusive environment at our offices around the world. Naturally, we do not discriminate against any employee or job applicant because of race, religion, color, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, marital status, disability, national origin, genetics, or age.

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