Legal Manager

We are looking for a highly qualified Legal Manager to oversee the legal aspects of our business. You will safeguard our reputation by guaranteeing that the company strictly follows law guidelines and give legal advice to management about all relevant issues. This position reports directly to the CEO.

What You'll Do

  • Give accurate and timely advice to executives in a variety of legal topics (labor law, partnerships, international ventures, corporate finance, new product launching etc.)

  • Collaborate with management to devise efficient defense strategies

  • Specify internal governance policies and regularly monitor compliance to the prevailing laws and regulations

  • Research and evaluate different risks factors regarding business decisions and operations

  • Apply effective legal risk analysis and offer proactive advice on possible legal issues

  • Communicate and negotiate with external parties (regulators, external counsel, public authority etc.), creating relations of trust

  • Draft and solidify agreements, contracts and other legal documents to ensure the company’s full legal rights

  • Deal with complex matters with multiple stakeholders and forces

  • Provide clarification on legal language or specifications to everyone in the organization

  • Ensure compliance towards the laws and regulations

  • Assist the company when undergoing a corporate transaction 

  • Liaise with external counsel effectively

  • Manage Intellectual Property inventory of the company

Requirements

  • 5-7 years proven experience as a legal counsel/manager in business environment

  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of corporate law, data protection laws, and other laws and regulations related to e-commerce business 

  • Full comprehension of the influences of the external environment of a corporation

  • Demonstrated ability to create legal defensive or proactive strategies

  • High degree of professional ethics and integrity

  • Sound judgement and ability to analyse situations and information

  • Outstanding communication skills

  • BSc degree in Law