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Compliance Manager (Legal)

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Veldhoven, Netherlands


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8+ years



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Are you looking for a next step in your career and would you enjoy taking up the challenge of enabling ASML business to achieve its objectives while being in control?

Corporate Compliance, as part of the Internal Controls & Compliance team, is responsible to drive sustainable and cost effective compliance on a worldwide basis. You will be part of a team that connects to ASML’s sectors and translates complex compliance challenges to simple solutions. You drive compliancy in a dynamic and changing environment.

As a Compliance Manager (Legal) you will bring to the compliance team hands-on and pragmatic legal expertise and know-how to communicate/translate legal requirements to the business.

Job Mission

The responsibility for the compliance areas lies within the business. Corporate Compliance facilitates this process by providing implementation support and means and methods. It is the mission of corporate compliance to support the business in executing ASML’s strategy by embedding compliance in the E2E processes and stimulating responsible behavior, to prevent compliance surprises and achieve sustainable growth.

Job Description

As a Compliance Manager (Legal) your responsibilities are:

  • As part of the compliance team, develop and maintain the overall compliance policy, structure and means and methods that will enable compliance area owners
  • Setup and maintain contact with the key stakeholders within the relevant processes
  • Identify and drive opportunities in the organization to improve compliance efforts and stimulate compliance awareness and compliant behavior
  • Participate in key compliance related projects in the business for a number of assigned compliance areas
  • Gain an in depth understanding of the business processes and assess the relevant compliance risks and controls
  • Perform monitoring over certain compliance areas, including reporting
  • Work closely together with our legal and risk and assurance functions


Master degree in Business Law


  • 6-9 years relevant compliance experience, preferably within a complex and international environment
  • Experience in a corporate environment, translating legal requirements to business processes
  • Detailed knowledge of one or more relevant EU or US laws and regulations is preferred (such as Export Controls, Customs, GDPR, product safety, Anti-Bribery and Anti-Corruption and/or Anti-Trust)

Personal skills

Important personal competencies for this job are:

  • making complex topics simple and transparent;
  • combining clear, critical thinking with decisiveness;
  • good social and effective communication skills; persuasiveness and ability to influence;
  • proactive / hands-on attitude;
  • ability to work cooperatively with others across the organization
  • overcoming barriers for change and engaging others to take action.

Context of the position

The Compliance Manager reports to the Senior Manager Compliance.
As ASML is a listed company in both the US (NASDAQ) as well as in the Netherlands (AEX), compliance is crucial. This makes this position challenging, complex and crucial within ASML.

Other information

Interested in this position? We will only consider applications with a strong cover letter stating the motivation for the role and ASML.