Legal Trainee in the Elective Station (m/f/d)

Date: 15 Apr 2024

Location: DE

Company: Canon Production Printing


What you can expect: 

Canon Production Printing Germany GmbH & Co. KG, a company of the Canon Group, is a production, sales, development and service company for digital printing and workflow systems in the production environment. The portfolio includes various printing technologies for a wide range of formats and substrates for the highest productivity requirements.

At the training location in Poing with approx. 1000 employees, development, production, service and marketing for production printing systems are located, among other things.


Your tasks:

Supporting the legal department and specialist departments in processing and solving legal issues and drawing up contracts, especially in the areas of development, production and sales, international purchasing, general contract law, copyright law, (software) licensing law and data protection law, in particular


  • Handling legal matters from various areas of civil and commercial law
  • Preparation of internal memos, expert opinions and decision papers
  • Support in the drafting and review of contracts
  • Participation in internal and external meetings

You will be involved in projects, and will be entrusted with research and the preparation of expert opinions. The independent performance of advisory mandates is part of the training.


Who are we looking for?


We are looking for people who achieve the extraordinary through collaborative relationships, who have the courage to try new things, seize opportunities and see the world from our customers' perspective. Creative and solution-oriented individuals like you, ensure that Canon is always one step ahead.

  • Completed first state examination in law, ideally with initial experience and/or keen interest in contract law, IT and data protection law.
  • Good MS Office skills
  • Very good written and spoken German and English skills


Qualifications & Competences:



  • Ability to grasp, present and solve complex economic and legal issues clearly and precisely
  • Good communication skills, ability to work independently and a strong service orientation
  • Confident appearance, negotiating skills and strong communication skills
  • Conscientiousness, loyalty and discretion
  • High degree of self-motivation, sense of responsibility and flexibility


Further Information:


  • The possible starting date is immediately
  • Duration at least 3 months
  • Location Poing


Are you interested?

Then please apply now at with your documents. Here you will also find further job advertisements. For more information about this position, please contact Korbinian Huber:

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About Canon Production Printing

Canon Production Printing develops and manufactures high-tech printing products and workflow software for the commercial printing market and is part of Canon, a global provider of imaging technologies and services. Canon Production Printing operates on three continents, with approximately 3300 employees (end 2022) and has its global headquarters in Venlo, the Netherlands.

Its product offering includes continuous-feed and cut-sheet printers for high-volume printing and publishing, roll-to-roll and flatbed printers for large format graphics applications and large-format printers for display graphics and CAD/GIS applications. Industrial label printers for self-adhesive labels and selected flexible packaging applications have been added to the portfolio.

Since the foundation of the company, the desire to continuously innovate has always been in its DNA. This desire created a natural match with Canon, which has been at the forefront of imaging excellence throughout its 80-plus year history and has committed to invest and capture growth opportunities not only in its core businesses, such as office equipment and cameras, but also in the four businesses that will underpin Canon’s future: commercial printing, network cameras, medical and industrial equipment.

Canon is constantly redefining the world of imaging. Through its technology and spirit of innovation, it pushes the bounds of what is possible – helping to see our world in ways we never have before.

Further information about Canon Production Printing is available at