Our client Eurus Energy develops, invests in and operates renewable energy projects
worldwide, with a particular focus on onshore wind and photovoltaic projects. Eurus
Energy is jointly owned by Toyota Tsusho Corporation and Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings, Inc. and is currently present on six continents. The legal department consists of five legal counsel in Tokyo, three in the USA and two in Amsterdam.

For its headquarters in Tokyo, Japan, we are currently looking for an
European Legal Counsel
global renewable energy
You will be responsible for the legal affairs concerning the development of wind projects in Africa where Eurus Energy cooperates with an Australian partner. You will be involved in a variety of renewable energy project transactions in, amongst others, South Africa, Tanzania and Kenya. These include development joint ventures, project financings, equity interest transactions and the acquisitions and sales of development and operating assets. You will be based in the city of Tokyo and will travel regularly to Africa and Europe.

Profiel

  • around 5 years of relevant work experience
  • gained as a lawyer in an international law firm
  • a civil or common law degree, preferably with a combination of experience in different jurisdictions
  • a solid understanding of corporate law, contract law, M&A and project finance
  • international and proactive mindset, sense of intercultural understanding
  • fluent in English and preferably in other languages

Propositie

  • a unique global role in a fast-developing, solid company
  • the chance to work in the renewable energy sector
  • the opportunity to live in Japan with regular travel to Africa and Europe
  • being part of a high quality team of professionals