Compliance & Legal Business Partner (m/f/d)

DVA has its headquarters in Hamburg. From here, a large number of activities are controlled worldwide. The focus is on the development, manufacture and sale of chemical and biological products for agriculture, health care, the food industry and plastics processing. Our customers benefit from our international network and worldwide subsidiaries: More than 300 employees take care of their concerns on site. Through marketing, logistics and technical support, we help our customers achieve their Goals. DVA Group is a family-run Hanseatic company, which can look back on a successful fifty-year tradition. With 20 branches worldwide and our subsidiaries DVA Agro, DVA Plastics and DVA Health & Nutrition, we have been globally successful for decades in the fields of plant health, plastics, pharmaceutical raw materials and high-quality food additives.

Functional Area: Legal & Compliance
Reporting: Global Head of Compliance, DVA Group
Employment Type: Full Time
Work Time: Flexible & across time zones
Location:  Paraguay


  • Actively support the Global Head of Compliance, DVA Group implementing DVA’s Global Compliance Management Program and driving a compliance culture in the APAC, EMEA and
    AFRICA region and for the Platform Services.
  • Lead, support and guide the Agro, Plastic and Health & Nutrition business colleagues in APAC,
    EMEA and AFRICA region and the Platform Services, on Compliance related matters and processes,
    including but not limited to, Anti‐Corruption, Anti‐Trust, Conflict of interest, Data Privacy, Third
    Party Due Diligence, etc. including advice on the interpretation of Legal provisions and DVA
  • Actively drive Data Privacy Compliance for the Region.
  • Support in the Drafting of Global DVA Directives & Processes in line with legislative changes and
    compliance risks.
  • Actively conduct and monitor Compliance Trainings, Compliance Communication and Change
    Management through creative means.
  • Perform any other tasks as assigned by the Global Head of Compliance.

Your profile

  • Academic degree (Bachelors or Masters) in Law, Compliance, Risk Management, Audit or related
  • Previous experience in supporting or working on a Compliance Program.
  • Advanced working experience in MNCs with strong business acumen in the Life Sciences Industry
    for 6 to 8 years.
  • Full language proficiency in one of the European Languages and English (verbal and written).
  • Profound inter‐cultural and communication skills with the ability to guide business on Legal
    Compliance matters across functions
  • Good Project Management skills, agile, innovative & digital savvy, solution oriented, passionately
    driving organisational changes and being a proactive collaborator

What we offer

  • Sustainable growth: Be part of the most exciting growth phase of our company: We guarantee steep learning curves, varied and challenging projects with responsibility from day one
  • More than a job: We want to build the best team in the world ‐ that’s one of the reasons why we thought about our organizational and corporate culture at an early stage. We have natural hierarchies and we believe in ownership and maximum freedom
  • The security and benefits of an international company: We offer flexible working time models and
    company health insurance

Sounds interesting? We look forward to your feedback in the form of detailed application documents. Please also indicate your possible starting date and your salary expectations:

Please send your application to

Ana Pfister
Head of Human Resources DVA Group
Valentinskamp 70/ EMPORIO
20355 Hamburg

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