For a global life sciences company with a focus on testing and laboratory services, we are currently recruiting a Corporate Law Attorney / Legal Entity Manager to be based at the operational headquarters in Brussels or in London. In this new role as a part of the Risk Department, you will significantly contribute to our client's transformation ambition required to carry on its growth plans.
About the role:
In order to support the fast and sustainable growth of the company, the Corporate Law Attorney will be responsible for managing the Group's legal entity population for a portfolio of circa 800 legal entities. With a focus on corporate law and corporate governance your tasks and responsibilities will include ensuring that the directors of each of the legal entities is able to enjoy the required independence to run his/her legal entity. Furthermore you will own and drive continuous assessment and improvement of the legal entity control framework, develop online training material for the companies' leaders and carry out regular audits.
You will report to the Group Assets and Risk Director.
The ideal candidate has a master degree in Law and a track record of about 10 - 15 years of corporate law experience within a leading law firm and/or working in a corporate lawyer position in the industry.
This position requires a very structured candidate with strong management and organizational skills. The candidate should be able to work in a very dynamic, fast growing environment and should demonstrate a high level of energy, drive and passion to succeed. Excellent communication skills with a diplomatic touch. Fluent English (written & spoken) is required.
The SR Group (UK) Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.