Legal Counsel Finance

Amsterdam Permanent

Added 20/06/2022

  • Contributing to a responsible energy transition
  • Working on financing projects in a challenging and international environment

About Our Client

A leading technology provider when it comes to designing, building, installing and operation offshore floating facilities for the offshore energy industry. The aim is to reduce emissions from fossil fuel production, while developing cleaner solutions for renewable energy sources.

A truly ambitious, international organization with over 5,000 employees worldwide. This position is for the Corporate Headquarters in Amsterdam (Schiphol).

Job Description

Joining the Legal team that is concerned with providing expert legal advice in relation to all corporate finance initiatives, such as project financing, bonds and treasury activities, the key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

- Contributing to the aim of the company to develop cleaner solutions for renewable energy sources;

- Providing legal advice to the business and local legal teams; you form part of the deal team responsible for various project finance and corporate finance initiatives in support of the business and supporting the Treasury activities;

- Stakeholder management, both internally and externally: internally, you will be working with many functions worldwide, externally you will liaise with banks, law firms and joint venture partners;

- Closely cooperating with the Company Secretary on a variety of matters relating to the listed holding company;

- Closely involvend with a wide range of other legal matters, such as corporate governance, legal structure, financing, and due decision making of all group companies;

- You will work closely and under the guidance of the Manager Legal Finance, get the necessary support and trainings to further develop your (legal) skills as Legal Counsel Finance

The Successful Applicant

We are looking for you, if:

- you have an energetic personality with a can-do mentality: you are curious by nature, and eager to further develop both your legal as well as your interpersonal skills as a Legal Counsel Finance in an international, dynamic organization;

- you hold a Dutch master degree in Law, and have between 2-7 years of relevant work experience in Banking/Finance Law (LMA documentation), obtained at a law firm, a reputable bank or in-house. You haave experience with legal and financial structuring projects

- you are ready to elevate your career and become part of the deal team, whereby you get a lot of responsibilities, but we promise: you will also have fun!

- well-developed stakeholder management skills are crucial in this role: you do not believe that these are only needed to be succesfull in your role, but you also enjoy building relationships at different levels, both cross-functional and cross-cultural;

- Excellent legal and drafting skills, experience with English-law governed contracts is considered an advantage.

What's on Offer

Excellent primary and secondary benefits, depending on the (work) experience you bring to the table

The opportuity to become part of the deal team, whereby you will work on various project finance and corporate finance initiatives, contributing to a responsible energy transition;

The opportunity to work with reputable counterparties (banks, law firms, joint venture partners);

Frequent exposure to senior (finance) management, different countries and cultures;

Inspiring helicopter view of the offshore energy industry;

Opportunity to broaden your skills and to gain business experience;

Join a truly international organization with around 5,000 employees worldwide;

Contact
Nina Vidackovic
Quote job ref
JN-062022-5651719

Job summary

Sector
Legal
Sub Sector
Legal Counsel
Industry
Energy & Natural Resources
Jobs by location
Amsterdam
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant
Nina Vidackovic
Job Reference
JN-062022-5651719