We have been instructed by a leading multinational logistics and transportation company, to source a Junior International Legal Counsel for Southern Europe to be based in Madrid. This is a fixed term role (24 months).
You will handle a very proactive and frontline role that will require a degree of autonomy and responsibility.
The successful candidate will quickly need to establish a strong working relationship with the business team and gain the confidence of the management team generally.
The role will be very business-focused and involve input not only on legal issues but also on non-law strategic issues for the country.
You will be a Spanish qualified lawyer with around 2-5 years of post-qualified experience gained while working for an international firm and/or multinational company.
The role will require you to handle a broad range of commercial and corporate issues including litigation management, property & real estate, labour and marketing related topics under the general supervision of the Managing Director for Legal Affairs, so the successful candidate must be flexible in the approach to the work.
Candidates with international experience through studies and / or work experience gained abroad will be strongly preferred.
Fluency in English is essential to fill this role. Knowledge of another European language will be considered a plus.
Taylor Root is a trading name of The SR Group (Italy) S.r.l.