Open Position

Legal Counsel

Job Description

  • A member of an In-house legal department at a high-tech company.
  • Cross-border transactions and international trading in the telecommunication sector.
  • Contracts drafting and negotiation (predominantly hardware and software sale and services agreements, subcontracting, RFPs, procurement, license agreements, lease, cooperation and construction works agreements, employment and consultancy agreements, NDA's etc.)
  • RFPs/Bid-responses process management from a legal standpoint vis-à-vis the customer and the internal stakeholders.
  • On-going legal consultation on all matters relating to the company’s day-to-day operations.
  • Familiarity with and management of the respective implications of compliance and corporate governance matters such as Anti-Bribery and Anti-Corruption, AML, GDPR, Export Controls etc.
  • Engagement with and management of outside counsels/law firms when and where needed.

Job Requirements

  • At least 5 years of experience as a commercial lawyer at an In-house legal department of a publicly traded international company. Experience with the telecom industry - an advantage
  • Familiarity with communication or high-tech industry, cross-border and international trading transactions and compliance laws.
  • High-end English language drafting and negotiation skills.
  • Business orientation and approach.
  • Ability to manage in-house personnel and external lawyers, and multilateral international transactions with numerous stakeholders.
  • Ability for travelling and working at extraordinary hours vis-à-vis different time zones.
  • Team player. Deal maker.