The Vaillant Group is a global market and technology leader in the fields of heating, ventilation and air-conditioning technology.
Join our team of 15,000 colleagues from more than 70 countries who work every day for a better climate – for people at home and the environment. We work on large-scale, innovative and strategic projects. With small, everyday gestures so that we can all play our part. Act global, work global. And become part of a global team. We sell our products in around 60 countries, using ten production and development sites in six European countries, as well as China.
Working for us makes you responsible for the future – your own, and that of our planet. We can offer you excellent conditions.

Head of Group Compliance (m/f/d)
Vaillant GmbH | Remscheid | Germany


  • You will be able to work out of and the position can be located at one of Vaillant Group’s major European business locations
  • In this position, together with your team, you are responsible for dealing with all compliance matters of Vaillant Group group-wide, especially in the focus areas of anti-trust, data protection, anti-corruption, anti-money laundering, and export compliance
  • You will be responsible to further develop Vaillant Group’s compliance strategy and the compliance management system
  • You organize the day-to-day operations in the compliance focus areas, including handling and/or supervising cases with governmental authorities
  • You will initiate, organize and lead group-wide and cross-functional compliance projects
  • You will provide direct and indirect disciplinary and functional leadership for the compliance team currently comprising of 9 employees in several countries


  • You have successfully completed your law degree with honors from a reputable university and have many years of broad professional experience in compliance topics in a top-tier law firm or a multinational company
  • You have very good skills in leadership and have already led teams, ideally intercultural
  • You have very good knowledge of compliance methods, principles, standards, processes and systems, economic and intercultural understanding and an affinity for digital market topics and developments
  • Your strong project management and implementation skills as well as your proactive, self-driven work attitude and motivation set you apart
  • Your fluent English and excellent communication/networking skills allow you to establish a trustful collaboration on all levels


  • We are part of the solution. Our highly efficient, environmentally friendly technologies conserve resources and reduce CO2 emissions in the long term.
  • Each employee organizes his working time and home office days individually in coordination with his colleagues. This allows family and career to be flexibly coordinated
  • We value teamwork and a good togetherness

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