Legal Counsel

  • Job Sector: Onshore
  • Location: Belgium
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • REF: VP56
  • Date Posted: 14 Jun 2023
Description of function

Responsible for negotiating and managing a diverse range of business contracts relating to on- and offshore survey projects and/or asset support. You will advise on legal risk and liabilities associated with such contracts and how to manage these.

Job responsibilities
  • Laise with colleagues of the legal, regulatory and business teams to ensure and coordinate appropriate support.
  • Provide general legal support to project companies and other group entities.
  • A member of a dynamic legal team and will report to the Lead Counsel Legal.
CAPABILITY PROFILE; KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
  • Hold a Master’s degree in law.
  • Obtain a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience as a lawyer or as an in-house legal counsel in the construction/real estate industry or as a corporate lawyer in a legal department of an (international) company.
  • Experience/interest in contract management, commercial contracts and business law in general.
  • The ability to manage several things at the same time without losing oversight.
  • Have good diplomatic and social skills and enjoy building relationships with stakeholders.
  • A team player and possess a high level of integrity.
  • Previous experience dealing with BIMCO, LOGIC and/or FIDIC agreements is beneficial.
  • Fluent in English, written and verbally.
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