Merit Medical Systems, founded in 1987 in the US, is a leading developer,
manufacturer and marketer of single-use medical devices, used in interventional,
diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, particularly in cardiology, radiology,
oncology, critical care and endoscopy. The company is present in 13 countries, employing more than 6,300 people and markets its products in over 60 countries worldwide. The legal team for the EMEA region is based in Maastricht. For this team we are looking for a
Corporate Counsel EMEA
within an innovative company that improves lives
Together with your colleagues you are responsible for drafting, reviewing and negotiating a variety of commercial agreements, such as distribution agreements, supply agreements, confidentiality agreements, etc. and providing strategic legal advice to business teams as part of the EMEA executive management team. Where necessary, you will work with external legal counsels to prepare commercial agreements and you will assist the Chief Legal Officer, located in the US, with corporate governance matters.


  • approximately 8 - 12 years of experience
  • preferably gained at a law firm or within a corporate setting
  • solid knowledge of drafting, reviewing and negotiating a variety of commercial contracts and other legal documents
  • a team player with strong verbal and written communication skills
  • fluent in English, Dutch is considered a plus


  • working at an impactful company in an international work environment
  • committed to create innovative medical devices that improve lives
  • broad contract role supporting the complete EMEA region
  • possibility to work fulltime or parttime and the flexibility to partly work from home