Focal Point Legal Aerospace (m/f/d)

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Are you looking for a new challenge in a dynamic and modern environment? Do you want to drive issues forward quickly on your own initiative and thus contribute to the success of our bank? Then join us now!

Airbus Bank is a bank specializing in aerospace and commercial real estate financing. Founded in 2014 and headquartered in Munich in the heart of Europe, the bank is a wholly owned subsidiary of Airbus SE, a global leader in the aerospace industry.


  • Functional management of the Legal Aerospace division as well as conceptual and technical development
  • Responsibility for the allocation and processing of new loan business as aerospace restructuring and settlement cases
  • Solution-oriented cooperation with other areas, in particular within Legal, the market and credit department, as well as collaboration on other legal issues beyond the primary area of responsibility
  • Ensuring the high quality of decision-making documents with regard to legal aspects and coordinating internal and external decision-making and approval processes from a legal perspective
  • Management of external legal advisors
  • Maintaining/commenting internal processes and the associated sfOs
  • Monitoring, controlling and independent implementation of and participation in bank projects
  • Legal Counseling in all relevant areas of banking/finance and insolvency laws in particular with regard to asset based financing (aircraft, helicopter financing etc.) same as joint venture and corporate financing and handling of NPLs
  • Legal advisor and contact person for the aerospace sales unit and the credit department for all legal issues, usually with particular complexity or special content-related cases
  • Legal advice, drafting, negotiation and execution of financial transactions and advice on financial and insolvency laws
  • Identifying and advising on potential legal risks in financing contracts and transaction structures
  • Drafting and development of new transaction templates for various deal types in relation to inter alia aircraft and helicopter financings,
  • Drafting, reviewing and negotiating contracts and/or other legal documents, including credit and loan agreements, respective security documentation, suretyships, repos, confidentiality and cooperation agreements etc,
  • Due Diligence as regards Aerospace transactions
  • Analysis and preparation of new regulations and laws
  • Maintaining, optimizing and securing sample contracts and improving processes and workflows in the Legal Aerospace team


  • First and Second Degree in German Law (Erstes und Zweites Juristisches Staatsexamen) or English law qualification (solicitor) or similar qualification under any other jurisdiction,
  • Additional English, Irish, French or US qualification would be considered as a strong plus,
  • Relevant post-qualification experience gained either from a leading international law firm or an international bank or other regulated entity,
  • Excellent drafting skills under German and English law,
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision,
  • Excellent German and English language skills, French language capabilities would be considered as a plus,
  • Strong negotiation skills gained in an international environment,
  • First Management experience is an advantage
  • Team-work and business-oriented mindset
  • Professional experience as well in banking/finance law as in regulatory,
  • Ability to coordinate and align input across internal multi-national functional teams and external advisors (law firms, consultants and/or auditors)


Additional benefits: In addition to an adequate salary, we also offer you a wide range of other benefits in the form of capital-forming benefits, a company pension scheme or occupational disability insurance. In addition, you receive discounts on public transportation and can participate in the annual, discounted Airbus employee share program.

Career and development: The individual development of our employees through participation in internal and external training opportunities - also in cooperation with our parent company Airbus SE - is particularly important to us.

Work life balance: Is provided within the framework of a modern arrangement of flexible and mobile working.

Well-being and health management: Keep yourself fit in our company fitness room and spend your lunch break actively on our ICAROS. In addition, fully automatic coffee machines, tea and water dispensers are available to you free of charge on every floor. With a foosball table, you and your colleagues can add a little variety to your working day . Additionally, various health-related services are provided to you.

Work location: A modern company building in the heart of Munich with very good transport connections. Our state-of-the-art Multiple Zone Office concept with ergonomic workstations supports you in your daily work while ensuring a pleasant working atmosphere.

Company events: Values, such as cohesion and a good working environment are very important to us. Company events are held regularly to foster this team spirit.


Become part of our success story and apply now via our online form.
We are looking forward to receive your detailed application, including your salary requirements and earliest possible starting date.

We ask for your understanding that only complete applications can be considered in our selection process.