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Legal Counsel (f/m)

Your responsibilities

  • Collaborate closely with the company businesses’ leadership in identifying and evaluating legal risks, reviewing and approving transactions and implementing mitigation strategies
  • Structure, negotiate and document international and domestic agreements with customers, partners and sponsors, financing institutions, contractors and suppliers in connection with the company’s projects and products
  • Drive dispute management and resolution across various jurisdictions
  • Champion the company’s compliance program and provide support to Compliance, including advice, investigations and process improvement
  • Identify and provide solution-oriented counsel on a variety of legal issues related to transactions and corporate governance
  • Deliver training on legal, contract and compliance matters for commercial and other personnel
  • Maintain comprehensive knowledge of relevant industries in order to contribute to the commercial objectives of the company and differentiate it from competition

Your experiences

  • Master of Laws from an accredited University, preferably in a Common Law Country, Bar admission is a plus
  • 5+ years’ professional experience in relevant fields acquired at international law firms and in-house legal departments of international corporations
  • Integrity
  • Demonstrable experience in:
- drafting and negotiation of complex contracts including in connection with
  turnkey project development, project financing, BOT of plants, joint
  ventures governance
- high level interaction and negotiation with public and private contracting
  entities, business partners, financing institutions
- dispute management and resolution in various jurisdictions, including
  prosecution and defence of claims in project tendering and execution
   in the green technologies or power or engineering & construction industry will be 
   a plus
- Ability to convince and obtain the agreement of others in a multicultural
  environment
- Strong written and oral communication skills
- Fluency in English; fluency in German or French will be a plus
- Independence of judgement, problem solving, creative attitude
- Ability to travel on short notice