Legal Counsel (50% or 60%)

Swibeco AG

Swibeco AG


Key information

  • Publication date:

    16 Mai 2023
  • Workload:

    50 – 60%
  • Contract:

    Unlimited employment
  • Language:

    German, English
  • Place of work:


Ready for a new challenge?

As a leading and fast-growing B2B company in the field of employee benefits in Switzerland, Swibeco centralizes on a digital platform all the perks, gifts, and tax-free benefits a company can offer its employees. This includes permanent discounts, an innovative reward system and a lunch card with the biggest food related network.

Today Swibeco has more than 6000 corporate clients in Switzerland, including major brands such as AXA, Swissquote, FedEx/TNT, Alcon, Decathlon, Capgemini, Holcim, Sprüngli, SAP, etc.

Our team is made up of 60+ talented people in our offices in Lausanne and Zurich.
We are currently experiencing a double-digit growth and, in this context, we are looking for a Legal Counselto strengthen our team in Lausanne or in Zurich.
Reporting directly to our COO, you will be involved in all legal affairs of the company, including compliance. Together with the leadership team, you will build the legal department, processes and strategy. We are looking for someone with strong legal skills in the field of commercial and corporate law who can balance protecting our company while supporting our growing business.

About the role

  • Act as a partner to business leaders by consulting on complex legal issues.
  • Draft, review and negotiate various commercial contracts with our partners and customers.
  • Drive compliance at the company level with applicable governmental rules and regulations. Determine appropriate legal actions to mitigate compliance risks.
  • Support our ISO 27001 certification journey.
  • Conduct research and analysis of the organization's legal issues and challenges.
  • Define and implement internal governance policies.
  • Provide effective contract management and repository.
  • Coordinate with external lawyers and counsel to assess legal issues.
  • Support Swibeco's HR department on Swiss employment matters.


Who we are looking for

  • Swiss Masters degree in Law. Bar exam is a plus.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience as legal counsel.
  • Excellent negotiation, drafting, and communication skills, including the ability to develop relationships with key stakeholders and teams across the business.
  • Strong business acumen, proactivity and ownership.
  • Fluent in German and French with very good knowledge of English (spoken & written)
  • Good command of Microsoft Office suite


What we offer

  • A dynamic company where you can make a difference.
  • A professional experience in a growing and stimulating environment.
  • A flexible work culture where results are more important than hours.
  • A true team spirit, we believe that together we are stronger and that we win as one team
  • Great working environment in Lausanne or Zurich, just a few steps from the lake and public transport.
  • Company bonus plan and attractive pension fund contributions.
  • Meal allowance on your Swibeco Lunch Card.
  • Mobility allowance or a parking place (upon availability) near the office.
  • Permanent discounts for your daily savings on over 150 leading brands.
  • Start date: ASAP.
  • Working rate: 50% or 60%.

Interested in joining our team? If so, we look forward to receiving your full application only via our online careers tool.

We do not consider applications from employment agencies.


  • Swibeco AG