Koninklijke Grolsch N.V. (Grolsch), based in Enschede, is a company with a rich history dating back to 1615. Since 2008, the company is a subsidiary of SABMiller plc (SABMiller). Grolsch brews beer for the premium segment of the market and is the 21st largest provider of beer in the world. Its flagship brand, Grolsch, is widely known for its motto “Craftmanship is Mastery” and its unique and iconic swingtop bottle. The Grolsch organization is professional, powerful and flexible. Besides commercial and financial success, the company also enjoys a strong reputation as a well-respected and socially engaged company.
You will be involved in business from an early stage in order to achieve an optimal relationship with your key business partners. Your focus will be on the Grolsch On Trade business (hotel and catering industry). You will advise on commercial tenancy law, insolvency law (lending, restructuring, bankruptcy) and commercial contracts. In addition, you will deal with disputes and legal proceedings and liaise with external attorneys, curators and tax authorities. You will operate in close contact with your immediate colleagues, actively looking for improvement of processes and services. The In-house Counsel will report directly to the Head of Legal.
ProfielDutch qualified lawyer with 3-6 years work experience, preferably within a law firm and/or an international company sound knowledge of commercial tenancy law, insolvency law and/or commercial contracts practical, proactive attitude and affinity with a commercial organization excellent command of the Dutch and English languages
Propositiechallenging, wide ranging commercial position operating in close contact with management and commercial colleagues as well as hotel and catering entrepreneurs long term legal and/or commercial career opportunities flexible working arrangements are possible