Our client is among the largest privately held companies in the United States in the market for more than 135 years. Over the years, they have built a diverse portfolio of businesses. Their products are used in a broad range of consumer and industrial applications in industries such as oral care and personal care, food and beverage, agricultural nutrients and adjuvants, as well as sustainable forestry management and building materials.
They are now looking for a talented
Legal Counsel EMEA (f/m/d)
to be based ideally in the following locations: Cologne region/Hamburg region/Copenhagen region. They are flexible with remote working as well if you are willing to travel regularly.
You will be part of an international legal team reporting into the Regional Counsel EMEA based in Germany and will be giving legal advice to the business within the EMEA region. You will be providing high quality legal and strategic advice and day-to-day support to internal clients. For example you will be supporting corporate teams in projects, such as M&A, internal restructurings, financing, global or regional IT projects, etc. You will be drafting, reviewing and negotiating commercial transactions, contracts, and other legal arrangements including distribution, supply, services, and procurement transactions, across several jurisdictions, you will be instructing and overseeing outside counsel, etc.
You will be a German or Danish qualified lawyer with excellent experience in an internationally operating law firm or an in-house legal department. Fluency in English is a must, German language skills are a plus. You will be familiar with prioritizing diverse legal matters in a fast-paced environment and across several jurisdictions. You will show good judgment in handling legal issues and will be able to use escalation processes efficiently. You are able to work autonomously without direct supervision and are a rigorous and good communicator.
This is an excellent opportunity for the right individual to work internationally in a fast paced and interesting environment!
The SR Group (Germany) GmbH is acting as an external recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.