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Minderoo Foundation is a philanthropic organization with over AUD $2 billion committed to a range of global initiatives. One of Minderoo Foundation's initiatives is No Plastic Waste (NPW), who's vision is for a world without plastic pollution. Through Sea The Future (STF), Minderoo Foundation and industry members aim to reduce the cost of recycled plastic, in order to tip the scales in favour of reusing the plastic we already have, rather than creating new plastic. NPW’s and STF's current operations cover several jurisdictions, including Europe, Indonesia, and Australia. To strengthen the team, we are looking for a
Part-time Legal Counsel
You provide corporate and commercial legal advice to NPW and STF, and manage projects across several areas of law and jurisdictions. You draft and negotiate commercial agreements and contracts with business consultants, suppliers, financial institutions, and governments. Furthermore, you facilitate external counsel's advice on a variety of legal topics including anti trust, IP law, competition law, environmental and regulatory affairs and labour law related issues.

Profiel

  • qualified lawyer, admitted to practice in Europe or the UK
  • approximately 5-8 years' experience
  • gained within a top-tier law firm or a multinational
  • experience with commercial and/or corporate law
  • team player from a high-performance culture
  • strong personal alignment with NPW's and Minderoo Foundation's values and mission

Propositie

  • a unique opportunity to join the team that is committed to save the world from plastic pollution
  • reporting directly to the General Counsel of Minderoo Foundation in Australia, with a strong dotted line to NPW's CEO in the US
  • being part of NPW's exciting, fast-paced scale-up setting in Amsterdam
  • part-time position for 3-4 days a week