Reporting to the Legal Manager - who acts as a single point of contact with the client Viapass – and working closely with the different departments of Satellic, you will assist the business in accomplishing its objectives by pro-actively offering legal advice.
As a Legal Counsel, your responsibilities are:
Providing legal advice in a variety of legal matters within the framework of the existing DBFMO agreement (e.g. commercial contract law, corporate law, market practices law, competition law, ICT law, financial law, …);
Negotiating, drafting and reviewing commercial contracts;
Supporting the business in the realization of projects, while at the same time understanding the requirements of Viapass;
Creating “legal awareness” and ensuring that the business is fully aware of its contractual obligations and the commercial impacts of their actions;
Providing legal support in procurement procedures: tendering and selection of suppliers, negotiating, drafting and reviewing of supplier contracts and legal risks analysis of procurement procedures;
Assisting in corporate housekeeping activities;
Handling and following-up litigations with external lawyers.
You have obtained a Belgian Master in Law;
You have 4 to 6 years of relevant experience in general commercial law, gained in a law firm or in-house in an international company;
You have an excellent knowledge of business English (spoken and written) and you are fluent in Dutch;
You are willing to work in large variety of legal matters and to expand your knowledge and experience in new matters;
You are willing to work in a technical environment and with different profiles;
You are a flexible team player, but you are also able to work effectively by yourself;
You have excellent communication skills;
You are pragmatic and you are able to offer business-focused solutions.