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ZG - Velimira Škorpika, HRV

Compliance Officer and Legal Counsel (m/f)

 

Compliance Officer and Legal Counsel (m/f)
ZG - Velimira Škorpika, Croatia

About us

We are a technology powerhouse that designs, engineers, and manufactures the world's most advanced automotive technology and hypercars. Bytes to bolts, Rimac is where everything happens.

Our teams develop and produce both hardware and software solutions for our flagship, record-breaking hypercar, the Nevera, as well as for other automotive manufacturers’ vehicles. Working on technology solutions for partners such as Porsche, Hyundai, Aston Martin, Koenigsegg, Automobili Pininfarina, and others, gives Rimac a unique position of a technology leader in the high-performance electric vehicle industry. The stakes are high.

As a fast-moving company, we nurture a high-performing culture. If you are interested in joining, you must be prepared for relentless learning, adapting, and embracing new technologies. We expect an easy-going person, but also self-driven, entrepreneurial, and highly independent in their work, that will enjoy rising to the challenge and have fun pushing the limits of technology.

Our expectations are high. And we can only achieve our goals with the dedication and collaboration of our exceptional team. Our ambition is to deliver and go the extra mile. We need to expand our already industry-leading team, find the best people, and lead the charge.

About your new role:  

We are searching for an enthusiastic Compliance Officer and Legal Counsel to join us in our Zagreb office. Our mission is to become one of the leading hypercar manufacturers and you as a Compliance Officer and Legal Counsel will help us to achieve this by ensuring our business operations and procedures comply with compliance and legal regulations. Moreover, you will be advising team members from all departments on all compliance and legal aspects that Bugatti Rimac d.o.o. has to deal with. The Compliance Officer and Legal Counsel is part of our CFO department. 

 

1. In your new role you will: 

60% Compliance Officer 

  • Monitor company's compliance with laws, regulations and internal policies 

  • Plan, design and implement company’s compliance program  

  • Communicate with employees and contractors to ensure everyone is aware of what they need to do to comply with internal and external laws and regulations 

  • Establish, periodically review and improve internal compliance policies and procedures including KYC, whistle blowing, code of conduct, product safety, etc.  

  • Identify need for compliance education programs, coordinate and schedule required compliance training for employees across all functions 

  • Evaluate overall compliance risk factors 

  • Monitor compliance in line with the internal controls and relevant reporting to the board 

  • Link policies, standard operating procedures, internal controls, monitoring and reporting with the goal of improving operations and establishing a compliance culture 

 

40% Legal Counsel:  

  • Provide legal advice, preparation, review and negotiation of documents and contracts for automotive contexts (national/ international) in close cooperation with the respective departments (e.g. Sales, Engineering, Supply Chain, After Sales, Marketing, Product Safety)  

  • Advising the business in relation to regulatory change which may impact the business 

 

2. What do you need to be successful? 

  • Master’s degree in Law (LL.M.) or any other Bar exam with excellent academic results 

  • 5 + years of professional experience as a qualified lawyer or a legal department with experience in audit/ risk management/ compliance functions 

  • Thorough knowledge of international compliance standards and in-depth understanding of how to roll-out compliance systems 

  • Professional experience in automotive industry is an advantage 

  • Management and organization skills  

  • Demonstrated effectiveness in presentations to senior management 

  • Proven ability to work in a fast-changing environment and execute with urgency 

  • Excellent judgement, logical-analytical skills and strong attention to detail 

  • Communicative and self-driven person  

  • Enthusiasm and drive to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, being able to adapt to changing demands 

  • Hands on mentality 

  • Excellent knowledge of written and spoken English 

 

3. What’s in it for you: 

  • The opportunity to work for a start-up striving to become a leading hypercar manufacturer 

  • Working with a diverse and talented group of colleagues 

  • A high level of collaboration and autonomy 

What we are like and what we offer

  • We operate in a fast-paced and challenging environment
  • You will have the opportunity to work on world-class solutions with cutting-edge technology
  • We work a lot, but also know how to have fun (fun teambuilding, crazy company parties, kitchen and relaxation zones around the office, free coffee/tea and fresh fruit, etc.)
  • Family-like and open work environment (subsidies for kindergartens, Christmas parties for kids, and presents for kids)
  • Financial subsidy for transportation
  • Additional and supplementary healthcare covered
  • Internal educations program
  • Psychological counseling
  • Dog-friendly office
  • Flexible working hours and work-from-home days – up to 12 days of remote work per month
  • Discounts at stores and clinics – for humans and pets 😊

If you are a creative, problem solving, open-minded, highly-motivated individual and you love a fast-paced environment and are up for the challenge – where were you hiding?