Team Member Legal & Compliance (m/f/x) (Berlin)

The BMW Foundation Herbert Quandt unites economic innovators, political decision-makers, leading scientists, and representatives of civil society in a global network. Together, we transcend borders, cultures, and systems to advocate for innovations and sustainable changes that pave the way for innovative economies and resilient democracies. These efforts serve as the foundation for a fairer and more livable future.


  • Your tasks - What we are looking for
  • In the area of contract management, you will take on the following tasks: Legal compliance auditing, controlling and monitoring of contracts, including auditing the use of funds and all administrative services relating to contract management;Maintenance and further development of the Foundation’s internal contract processes; Advising the team on legal and operational contract issues; Assisting the team with trainings on contract and foundation law issues
  • In the area of compliance, you will take on the following tasks: Assisting with compliance issues as well as with controlling and monitoring legal and internal compliance requirements, including coordination of data protection measures; Assisting with complying with and implementing legally required reports (lobby register, transparency register, etc.) and with fulfilling regulatory requirements; Preparing decision papers for internal decision makers on legal topics
  • You communicate with all relevant internal stakeholders and external partners and assist in the further development of our contract management and compliance services.


  • Your profile – What you contribute
  • You have completed your studies in business or law (e.g., Bachelor of Laws or First State Examination) and have additional qualifications in the fields of foundation law, contract law, and compliance.
  • You have several years of relevant professional experiences in contract management and compliance, preferably with nonprofit organizations.
  • You are able to connect with different target groups thanks to your proven written and oral communication skills, both in German and English.
  • You work reliably and independently, have excellent structural and organizational skills, and a high degree of integrity.
  • You work well in a team and have excellent problem-solving and implementation skills.
  • You like to work in a dynamic environment and are able to quickly familiarize yourself with new topics and/or tasks.
  • Very good MS Office skills complement your job profile.

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Our offer – What you can expect

  • An appreciative corporate culture, lots of responsibility, variety, and the opportunity for individualized professional and personal development
  • Generous subsidy of eGym Wellpass and Deutschlandticket Job
  • Flexible working hours, 30 vacation days/year, and the possibility to work remotely
  • The opportunity to contribute to meaningful projects
  • A fair, performance-related salary
  • An open-ended contract.

Are you interested?
If you are interested, please send your complete application (CV and portfolio) to: In the cover email, please specify your earliest possible starting date and your salary expectations.

Responsible Leadership also means working towards equality. Therefore, the BMW Foundation explicitly welcomes applications from all individuals regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic origin, religion/belief, disability, age, sexual orientation, and identity. Where qualifications are equal, preference will be given to people with severe disabilities.

For more information about the BMW Foundation and its activities, please visit our website at and Social Media @BMWFoundation.


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