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Our client is the leading global Design & Consultancy firm for natural and built assets. Applying deep market sector insights and collective design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services they work in partnership with their clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes throughout the lifecycle of their natural and built assets. They are 28,000 people active in over 70 countries that generate more than €3 billion in revenues.
Job Description Legal Counsel
We are searching for a Legal Counsel for the corporate headquarters in Amsterdam. Your basis is Dutch law, yet you will have a broad and international practice. At headquarters you will be part of a small and dedicated legal team of seven professionals led by the General Counsel & Company Secretary. Your role includes advising on contract law (including IT contracts), as well as advising on corporate, financial, regulatory, sustainability, Health &Safety and other matters. You are particularly experienced in the field of employment law and employee benefits. You will cooperate closely with internal and external specialists in the fields of HR, Finance, Compliance, IT, Tax, Risk Management, and Health & Safety. You will be a member of the International Legal Counsel Group of our client and as such be responsible for implementing and driving global initiatives as well as advising, supporting and guiding the Regional General Counsels and their legal teams in the various regions (a.o. Hong Kong, Dubai, Sidney, Sao Paulo) and business lines.
Qualifications Legal Counsel
You have a Dutch Master of Laws (LLM) degree and 6-10 years of experience, of which at least four years in an international law firm working for multinational (listed) clients. In-depth knowledge of, and experience with employment law and contract law (including IT contracts) is a must-have. Experience in driving (trans)actions and affinity with corporate law are beneficial.
Other requirements: Eye for both company interests and legal principles; Experience and interest in working within an international setting; Pro-active and independent; Accountable to take action and deliver result in the most effective manner; Practical, integer, entrepreneurial, open-minded, flexible and creative; Excellent communicative understanding and skills; Drive collaboration in a global environment that has a positive impact on business performance; Fluency in the English language (spoken and written).
Our client offers a dynamic challenging job with international focus in a pleasant and professional working climate, attention to education and a competitive remuneration package reflecting the seniority of the role. You will have a great deal of responsibility with endless opportunity for impact and freedom for initiatives. Given the international spread of the business a certain level of flexibility in working hours is important.
InteresseThis position is filled. Do you recognize yourself in the above profile and would you like to be contacted next time for similar positions? Send us your CV and we will contact you. For more information about our services you can contact Natascha Jonkers (06-51459535) or Desiree Mohrmann (06-51463224). Discretion is guaranteed.