Reports to: CFO

Purpose and goal of the position

At Photoneo we are looking for a motivated Lawyer who would join our rapidly growing Photoneo team. As one of the top startups in Slovakia, even in the EU, you can touch different types of legal challenges. You will focus mainly on revision and negotiation of commercial contracts, assist our procurement with supplier contracts, ensure all of our template contracts are up to date. As we have several patents (and there will be more 🙂 ) you can also touch IP protection with our patent lawyers and participate in the investment rounds process. As we have branches in the US and China you have an opportunity to cooperate with the local lawyers and increase your expertise.

Core responsibilities

  • Provide legal advice and services on issues concerning the rights, obligations and privileges of the organization in terms of corporate governance and corporate law
  • Advising, drawing up and negotiating commercial and supplier contracts
  • Raising the level of awareness and understanding in the business of legal issues, risks and mitigation, including contract management
  • Overseeing and steering external legal counsel, where applicable
  • Follow up with changes in law and issue recommendations to ensure compliance
  • Assist in developing and maintaining the company’s policies, procedures and compliance matters


  • English & Legal English – level C1
  • A Lawyer with University Education (Master’s degree) specialized in Law, ideally with experience in IT industry or start up world
  • 4+ years Post-Qualified Experience at an international law firm or in the Legal department of an international company


  • Available parking for everyone
  • Daily breakfast in the office
  • Sick days when you’re not feeling well
  • Flexible working time with core time 10:00 – 15:00
  • Annual bonus may be up to or exceeding 13th salary
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