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ZEDRA is an international provider of Corporate & Global Expansion Services, Active Wealth and Fund Solutions. ZEDRA employs 620 staff in 16 jurisdictions. Experienced teams render tailored high-quality services to companies and family businesses of all sizes expanding overseas in the corporate, global expansion, accounting, tax, global mobility, payroll and HR space. Further, ZEDRA supports (ultra) high net worth individuals and their families seeking diversified active wealth solutions, as well as asset managers and their investors. Led by a team of spirited entrepreneurs, ZEDRA strives to ensure that it is a great place to work and encourages its people to own their work and inspire those around them whether colleagues, clients or otherwise. Since its inception in 2016, ZEDRA has successfully completed and integrated eleven acquisitions and two recent acquisitions are about to be closed. The aim in the coming year(s) is to do larger acquisitions, which could well turn out to be transformative. In order to support this acquisitive growth, ZEDRA is looking to hire a
Legal Director M&A
collegial and ambitious lawyer with international mindset
As Legal Director M&A you are a member of the M&A team responsible for group-wide mergers and acquisitions, with primary focus to deliver on the ZEDRA M&A strategy. This is an in-house team, so for the sake of good order, no client work. The Legal Director M&A is to support the Head of M&A in facilitating the purchase of companies from inception to integration. Your activities are not limited to legal documentation only and involve the whole puzzle from start to finish. The job requires international travel from time to time, as the company acquires in North America, Europe and Asia.

Profiel

  • a Master’s degree in law, some experience with common law is a plus
  • 5-10 years of work experience
  • thorough experience advising on cross border M&A transactions
  • analytically strong and with an eye for detail
  • pragmatic, flexible, excellent interpersonal skills
  • fluent in English

Propositie

  • a true M&A position at a company growing at fast pace, yet with a solid basis
  • an organization that is ‘on a journey’, buzzing with energy
  • a company that embraces entrepreneurial spirit
  • you are encouraged to see beyond your determined role and participate in opportunities
  • an active social event program, that celebrates the company’s inclusive culture