Corporate Legal Counsel

Amsterdam Permanent

Added 28/01/2022

  • Dynamic organisation
  • Challenging role with an international scope

About Our Client

Our client is a global leader in their field and employs in total approximately 5.000 people worldwide. Corporate headquarters is located at Amsterdam. The Corporate Legal team has a focus on corporate legal advice world-wide.

Job Description

Responsibilities:

  • You will work on a variety of projects relating to the corporate legal and financial structure of all group companies and provide legal advice and coordinate the implementation of new JV structures.
  • Internally you will be working with many functions worldwide (particularly in tax, treasury, finance), externally you will liaise with lawyers and joint venture partners.
  • In cooperation with and guided by the Corporate Legal Manager you will be part of a centre of excellence, promoting cross-functional collaboration and providing tangible corporate legal advice to the business and local legal teams.
  • You will develop the necessary tools, training and materials so they can independently work on daily corporate administration activities within well-defined boundaries.

The Successful Applicant

Competencies:

  • Lawyer with a minimum of 6 years of hands-on experience in Corporate Law and preferably Notarial Law, gained within a top tier law firm
  • Experience with cross- functional and cross-cultural cooperation
  • Experience with leading complex legal and financial structuring projects
  • Well-developed legal and drafting skills, preferably experience with English-law governed contracts
  • Team player who is able to challenge and soundboard with other team members
  • Ability to work independently with high degree of attention to detail
  • Excellent command of Dutch and English, both verbal and written

What's on Offer

The offer:

  • Truly international working environment
  • Challenging and dynamic market
  • Frequent exposure to senior management, different countries and cultures
  • Inspiring helicopter view of the business
  • Opportunity to broaden your skills and to gain business experience
Contact
Marjorie Henny
Quote job ref
JN-122021-4555164

Job summary

Sector
Legal
Sub Sector
Legal Counsel
Industry
Industrial / Manufacturing
Jobs by location
Amsterdam
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant
Marjorie Henny
Job Reference
JN-122021-4555164