Ahold Delhaize is one of the world’s largest food retail groups, a leader in supermarkets and e-commerce, and a company at the forefront of sustainable retailing. Our family of 21 great local brands serves more than 50 million shoppers each week in 11 countries. Each brand shares a passion for delivering great food, value and innovations, and for creating inclusive
workplaces that provide rewarding professional opportunities. Our local brands employ more than 375,000 associates in 6,500 local grocery, small format and specialty stores.

Ahold Delhaize was formed in July 2016 from the merger of Ahold and Delhaize Group and its shares are listed on Euronext Amsterdam and Brussels. Ahold Delhaize’s office in Zaandam, the Netherlands, is the home base for the Global Support Office, consisting of various support functions that help to further build Ahold Delhaize’s great local brands. One of these functions is the Legal & Compliance department whose main areas of work are covered by separate teams with dedicated professionals: Corporate and M&A, IT law, Compliance, Intellectual Property and Asset Protection. In order to strengthen the Corporate and M&A team we are seeking to recruit a

Legal Counsel
Corporate and M&A

Legal Counsel
Corporate and M&A
As a member of this team you are involved early on in national and international M&A projects. Additionally, you advise on a broad range of corporate matters like joint ventures and other alliances, litigations, insurance, corporate structures, general contracting, as well as (internal) policies. In time and depending on your background, you will also be involved in competition law matters. Management of outside counsel is part of your responsibilities.


  • qualified lawyer with approximately 3-6 years working experience
  • preferably gained within a corporate/M&A practice at a law firm or as inhouse counsel in an international environment
  • connector with hands-on attitude
  • fluent in English, possibly with an international background


  • an independent role as a member of a highly qualified and energetic team
  • working at one of the world’s largest food retail groups
  • a truly international environment
  • close cooperation with colleagues in operating companies in 11 countries

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