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AEG Power Solutions is a global designer and provider of power electronic systems and solutions for all critical power supply needs. Lead through innovation, AEG PS aims to secure the power supply chain at all times and to continually deliver improvements to power solutions across the globe. AEG PS’s customers range from industry and infrastructure such as oil, gas and petrochemical companies, power generation or transportation through Data & IT major players to cutting edge renewable energy plants.
With around 700 employees, the AEG PS organization in Europe covers its global activities from Germany, the UK, Spain, France, Luxembourg and the Netherlands. For its headquarters in the Netherlands we are looking for candidates for the role of

International General Counsel
International General Counsel
a broad and dynamic role in a technical environment

You will be responsible for all legal, compliance and governance work for the entire AEG PS company. You will provide high quality advisory support on a proactive basis to the board of directors and business units on contractual, governance, regulatory and general corporate matters including jv’s and acquisitions. Part of your work is drafting contracts and assisting the business in negotiating with external parties. As a modern legal and compliance professional you will act risk-oriented. You will support management and business in overseeing, managing and conducting legal and compliance risks and providing solutions, measures and training on important legal matters like competition, export controls, data protection and integrity. You will act as the company secretary and trusted advisor to the board of directors.

Profiel

  • a Western European or Anglo-Saxon master’s degree in corporate or commercial law
  • 8+ years relevant working experience, gained in private practice and/or as in-house counsel in an international environment
  • a solid basis in contract law, corporate law and compliance
  • international mindset, with intercultural awareness
  • a self-starting, pragmatic and flexible professional
  • fluent in English, preferably also in other languages

Propositie

  • a legal and compliance role with final responsibility in an international, dynamic and technical environment
  • a broad legal and compliance position directly under the board of directors
  • a full-time position where flexibility is provided regarding both location and work-life balance
  • regular travel, mainly within Europe