LEGAL COUNSEL

Lokeren | Legal Counsel | Master | International company | 1091019
Your new job
As a Legal Counsel, you are a member of the Legal & Compliance Department at the companies headquarters. You will assist the Group Legal Counsel & Compliance Officer by providing legal support to all business lines, group services and companies of the Group in accomplishing their strategies and objectives. Although the scope of work is broad and diverse, the primary focus will be on assisting in setting up a compliance framework and program and providing legal advice in the field of commercial and contract law. You are responsible for motivating and ensuring everyone works according to the QSHE standards to ensure that all work is done in a safe, efficient, and qualitative way and ensure that all executed activities and processes are following QSHE standards, policies, instructions, and local legislation. You will cooperate in the day-to day activities of the Legal and Compliance Department and function as a business partner for internal customers of different departments within the group. In addition, you will provide accurate legal advice and practical solutions based on legal risk assessment to the business in order to ensure legal compliance in a variety of legal areas. On the other hand you will assist in setting up, rolling out and maintaining a robust compliance framework and program for the group and contribute in the implementation of group policies, procedures, guidelines to reduce the legal risk of the Group entities. Besides that your job is to develop the “legal reflex” of the business, by setting up amongst others legal training, providing legal tools (such as, legal checklists, contract templates, etc. ) in order to help the business partners to work autonomously. You will report directly to the Group Legal Counsel and the Compliance Officer.

Your profile
You have a Master’s Degree in Law or at least some experience within this position. As our client is a fast growing international organisation we are looking for an experienced candidate, fluent in Dutch and English – French is a strong bonus. The ideal candidate likes to work in team but on the other hand you can work perfectly independently as well. Your work is accurate and you are well-organised person.

Conditions
Our client provides a very attractive salary with extended fringe benefits. You will operate in a well-organised team with an open company culture. As a Legal counsel you will be a part of a continuous growing company which is also strongly focused on employees’ development and growth in their career. The company will offer you a broad range of tailored training and development programs.

About the organisation
Our client is a fast growing and leading international organisation.

Interested in this position of Legal Counsel? Apply immediately online! For more information please contact Patty Cathelyn – Hays on 09 269 25 41 #1091019
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Summary

Job Type
Permanent
Industry
Industrie & Productie
Location
Lokeren
Specialism
Legal Specialist
Pay
Attractive salary with fringe benefits
Ref:
1091019

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Patty Cathelyn, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Gent
Hays Gent, Kortrijksesteenweg 1084

Telephone: 092331183