Our client is one of the most dynamic companies in the food sector. Its mission is to bring health through food to as many people as possible. It is part of an international group with a worldwide presence on five continents with over 100.000 staff.
Currently, our client is looking for an In-house Lawyer (m/f) for the Corporate Affairs Department.
Reporting to the Head of Legal & Regulatory Affairs, your key responsibilities will be the following:
Collaborate in the day-to-day legal activities: be the first point of contact for the internal customers from different departments (industrial, purchase, sales, marketing,…);
Validate and develop different kind of commercial actions, materials, websites, … (promotions, advertisements, tombola, gadgets, direct e-mailing, …);
Draft and review contracts (purchase, agencies, services, confidentiality, sales, …);
Give legal advice and pragmatic solutions in different legal areas;
Update and optimize the template contracts, template legal mentions for commercial materials, internal legal seminars,…;
Validate the application of food law regulation;
Follow-up the company law application.
You hold a Master degree in law;
You have around 3 years of commercial law experience in an international environment or in a law firm;
You are bilingual Dutch and French, both oral and written, and have a good mastery of English;
You have a good knowledge of commercial law (e.g. commercial practices, privacy, basic principles of competition law, company law, contract law, …); a basic knowledge of food law is considered to be an asset;
You have good communication skills and are able to translate the legal language in commercial language for non-legal persons;
You are interested in the Fast Moving Consumer Goods sector;
You are capable to manage simultaneously different files, whilst respecting tight deadlines;
You are solution oriented, pragmatic and have a proactive approach to work;
You are a team player who is able to work autonomously and show initiative;
You have strong analytical skills with a keen attention to detail;
You are flexible and able to work fast under pressure.
Our client offers you the possibility to work in a dynamic company with an excellent reputation and an attractive brand and product with a healthy working atmosphere in which learning and the ability to adapt are valued. You will enjoy a considerable independence in your everyday work, which will involve a lot of people contact.
Alongside an attractive salary package and fringe benefits, you will be offered a rewarding and challenging career.