Category
Juridique, compliance & fiscalité
Job Reference Number
JN-052022-303684
CANTON
Aargau

For our client, a company leader in the construction of electrical plants and renewable energy transportation solutions, we are looking for the office in Baden for an experienced legal professional to take over the position as Legal Counsel and Contract Manager.

Your responsibilities

In this position you will report directly to the Chief Legal Officer and you will be in charge of advising business units on legal topics, supporting the management team and monitoring the commercial proposals. More in details you will:

  • Advise on contract law, corporate law, and antitrust law topics, relating to engineering, procurement, construction (EPC) projects, major contracts with clients, partners, subcontractors and suppliers globally
  • Research, advise, prepare, draft, review, comment and/or negotiate complex contractual documents, and other relevant legal documentation for local or international projects 
  • Participate in the negotiation process of various contracts
  • Interpret laws, decrees and any other document of a legal nature, ensuring that the interests of the corporation are adequately protected
  • Train management and employees on legal matters and internal regulations to insure compliance

Your profile

To be successful in this role you offer a completed law education with Bar admission in Switzerland. You also offer:

  • At least 8 years of experience in a similar position in a law firm or in-house with strong focus on Engineering, Procurement, and Construction projects
  • Knowledge of Contract Regulations for Construction Work (German law is a strong advantage)
  • Experience in working with large industrial construction projects
  • Ability to provide timely and sound legal advice, and work as part of a team, in a demanding, fast-paced, multi-lingual and multidisciplinary environment
  • Pro-active, ethical, business-minded and out-of-the-box thinker
  • Highly developed commercial, practical and strategic business and legal sense
  • A good communicator, self-motivated, with a commercial, practical, methodical, detail-oriented, flexible and dynamic approach
  • Excellent proficiency in German and English

Your perspectives

  • Company built on several years of technology expertise and project experience in EPC
  • True partner for reliable, sustainable energy solutions to inspire and build better lives for people
  • Join a team that values the expertise, passion, entrepreneurial mindset and commitment of the employees,