Legal Intern

  • Contract Type: Internship
  • Location: Ile De France, France (75019)


BackMarket is the number one European (and soon global) marketplace specializing in the sale of fully refurbished tech devices.

Job Description

Back Market is the #1 marketplace for refurbished electronic devices in Europe and in the US, leading the way in a shift towards a circular economy, freeing the planet from electronic waste. We are proud to sabotage ‘new’ by connecting highly certified professionals to consumers who are looking for a more affordable, reliable and an ecological alternative to purchasing brand new products.  

Back Market is undergoing meteoric growth and has raised over 335M€ already! We have the objective of reaching 650 Back Makers (or Saboteurs) by the end of 2021! 

We are thrilled to have an inclusive, fulfilling and caring work environment in all our offices (Paris, Bordeaux, New-York, Prague and Berlin). This is an opportunity for you to join a talented, humble and passionate team at the heart of innovation. 

Be a part of the movement. Join the refurb revolution.

About the team:

Keen to become part of a collaborative Legal team which aims at supporting Back Market growth all over the word ? You are in the right place. You will join a team of 4 people, and will refer directly to one of the senior legal counsels.

start: January 2022, 6 months contract with Convention du Stage


  • Perform legal research and ensure legal monitoring
  • Participating in the drafting and negotiation of contracts / contractual clauses with Services Providers
  • Participating in the implementation of GDPR
  • Contribute to set-up of reliable and up-to-date legal process documentation
  • Ensuring the follow-up of pre-litigation / litigation
  • Advise all teams of Back market on various subjects (consumption law, distribution law, IP law, competition law, digital law etc)
  • Contribute to the management of global tax affairs of Back Market with a focus on transfer pricing, VAT and compliance

  • You are an “EFB” student and / or have a DJCE / Master I or Master II in law, ideally in digital law, distribution / consumption or economic / competition
  • You are comfortable working in English
  • You already have prior internship experience in related area
  • You are endowed with excellent communication skills and a strong capacity for analysis and synthesis
  • You are very pragmatic and business oriented
  • You are motived, proactive and able to move projects forward.
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    Back Market can offer you the opportunity to gain invaluable experience in a scale up environment where everyday you can make a difference. 

    With endless learning and growth opportunities, at the end of your internship you will be autonomous and ready to launch your career. 

    We pride ourselves on having a supportive and open environment to help nurture and develop the skills needed for personal growth. 

    Be prepared to have a lot of fun, we are an international, fast paced, open minded and friendly environment. 

    Back Market is an Equal Opportunity Employer for any minority, disability, gender identity or sexual orientation.

    Additional Information

    • Contract Type: Internship
    • Location: Ile De France, France (75019)