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Legal Counsel (General/Commercial) - German speakers



Madrid, Spain
Posted on Monday, May 20, 2024

Hi, we’re Fever
We’re excited you are checking out this job offer.

We are the leading global live-entertainment discovery tech platform with a clear mission: to democratize access to culture and entertainment.

How do we achieve our mission? Fever has developed a proprietary technology that inspires a global community of over 125M people through personalized and curated experiences in their local city whilst empowering entertainment and event creators to reach new audiences and enhance their experience.

Sounds amazing, right?

Junior Counsel - Commercial / General

Legal, GRC, & Policy Department

The legal team at Fever is a true business partner to all Fever teams, supporting sustainable growth across functions and geographies (including more than 200 cities across the globe!).


As Junior Counsel supporting the DACH region, you will report to the Lead Counsel for DACH, FR & IT, and be based in Madrid. This role will require proactivity, autonomy, and drive. You will be involved in day-to-day legal support to the region, advise on corporate and operationally relevant matters to support the growth of the company, with a focus on the DACH region, draft and help commercial teams negotiate commercial agreements with suppliers and clients, all within a fast-paced company undergoing an ambitious regional expansion.

You will have the opportunity to work in multiple areas of the law , and be required to collaborate and communicate effectively with team members within and without the department. You will be expected to work in the following areas in German speaking countries (and providing additional support in similar tasks to other jurisdictions around the world):

  • Learning about legislation and jurisdictions in the DACH region for the matters entrusted to you
  • Drafting / revising key commercial contracts, terms and conditions, and similar legal documents
  • Providing support to business teams in their negotiations of deals and contracts you are involved in
  • Advising on general legal matters related to the DACH market and our product fit and compliance within them
  • Assist the dispute resolution team in matters in the DACH market, to help them achieve practical, win-win results
  • Advice on engagement of, and coordinate and prioritise work of external legal advisors
  • Assist and participate in knowledge management, including by preparing /revising internal templates, guides, and similar documents
  • Participate in ongoing compliance functions and product advice as required
  • Prioritise your and others’ work


In order to be successful in this role, you will:

  • Be a barred / practising lawyer, with 2+ years of PQE in the legal field (corporate or law firm)
  • Have academic legal training in a German jurisdiction, and +2 PQE working with the region
  • Native German speaker, with a command of legal English (fluency in another language is a plus)
  • Have an excellent academic record and/or experience in top-notch companies or top-tier law-firms
  • Have a keen eye for strategy and business, and be committed to company goals
  • Possess strong technical skills
  • Be an effective communicator who brings emotional intelligence to work

You can expect to join a lovely team of diverse, hardworking and kind professionals, where a cultural fit is someone looking to have an impact and work nimbly. We will strive to provide you the tools and information needed to be successful at your role and to grow professionally. We welcome applications with unusual backgrounds with the expectation that the applicant will have acquired hard or soft skills and maturity throughout their experiences.

This role is located in Fever’s HQ in Madrid, and although we can be flexible with the timing you will be expected to move there if you are currently living elsewhere.


  • Attractive compensation package
  • Opportunity to have a real impact in a high-growth global category leader
  • 40% discount on all Fever events and experiences
  • Work in a location in the heart of the city, with possible travel across our markets
  • Home-office friendly
  • Responsibility from day one and professional and personal growth
  • Great work environment with a young, international team of talented people to work with!
  • Health insurance and other benefits such as Flexible remuneration with a 100% tax exemption through Cobee
  • English Lessons and Gympass
  • Possibility to receive in advance part of your salary by Payflow
  • We have free snacks, drinks, and fruit at the office!

Thank you for considering joining Fever. We cannot wait to learn more about you!

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Fever is committed to creating an inclusive and diverse workspace where everyone's background and ideas count. Our main goal is to find the best possible talent regardless of place of birth, racial or ethnic origin, gender, gender identity, religion, opinion, sexual orientation, disability, pregnancy, marital status, age or caring responsibilities. We encourage everyone to apply!

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