Highly visible business partnering role
About Our Client
Our client is a distinct market leader with strong product innovation and operational and manufacturing excellence and has successfully built up an impressive track record of success. Due to aggressive organic and inorganic expansion plans, there currently exists a fantastic opportunity for a high-caliber legal professional to join them.
Being a strong business partner and working closely with the Regional General Manager and the Chief Legal Officer, you will be responsible for providing prompt and robust legal support and advice to support the achievement of commercial and corporate objectives while minimizing legal risks. This includes drafting, reviewing and negotiating contracts, ensuring compliance with statutory and regulatory requirements and essentially being the "go to" advisor for regional legal matters.
The Successful Applicant
You are a Commonwealth or U.S. qualified lawyer with 4 to 8 years of relevant post qualification experience gained in a reputable multinational and/ or law firm. A highly dynamic and self-motivated individual, you are a go-getter who has demonstrated a track record in building strong working relationships with diverse stakeholders and sound business acumen. In addition, you possess excellent communication, both verbal and written, and interpersonal skills.
What's on Offer
You can expect a varied role with high visibility to local management and to the U.S. Corporate office. In addition, you can look forward to growing together with the business which is slated for growth.