Senior Legal Counsel BENELUX (2019 – CG)

Senior Legal Counsel BeLux

(Capgemini Belgium)

 

We are a global leader in consulting, technology services and digital transformation. We are at the forefront of innovation to address the entire breadth of clients’ opportunities in the evolving world of cloud, digital and platforms. We are driven by the conviction that the business value of technology comes from and through people. We are Capgemini.

 

As Legal, we take part in these transformation opportunities. We are visible and not just in the background. Risk identification and risk management are natural elements of our portfolio. Quality is key. This is true for us in Legal, as it is for Capgemini overall servicing its clients. For us, it is fundamental to question existing processes in order to make them even better. It is our aspiration and motivation to actively contribute to growth, innovation and strategy development. We want to understand, develop and invent business models and opportunities. Our deep interest in technology helps us doing this. We take advantage of the great freedom we are given.

 

Do you share these ambitions? Then join us as

                       

Senior Legal Counsel for the Belgium and Luxembourg entities of Capgemini

 

Your Opportunity:

•          Build strong relationships with business stakeholders, support their innovation and growth agendas and advise them on various legal aspects

•          Contribute to shaping the future of the legal function, while continuously optimizing legal operations

•          Draft, review and negotiate contracts for procurement, other central functions and the operational business units in all areas of commercial law

•          Do all this, acting on the basis of the law and Capgemini’s values and in Capgemini’s interests

•          Reporting line to General Counsel for BeLux

 

Your strengths:

·      Caring for your clients and your colleagues

·      Sound commercial sense and understanding

·      Enjoying collaboration with people with all different kinds of backgrounds

·      Strong communication and analytical skills

·      Being pragmatic, focused and result-oriented

.      High ethical thinking and behavior

.      Use of independent judgment and creativity applied to resolution of all kinds of issues

·      Ability to structured and out-of-the-box thinking

 

Your Background:

.    A law degree that you are proud of, ideally general commercial

.    6+ years of job experience in an international company or a major international law firm

·    Deep knowledge of Belgian and Luxembourg civil, IP/IT, corporate law and public procurement regulations

·    Excellent written and verbal Dutch, English and French

·    Multi legislation / multi country experience is a plus

 

Your Benefits:

  • Enjoy a lot of freedom and have space for your own creativity and ideas
  • The opportunity to work for a global leader in consulting, technology services and digital transformation, and one of the TOP employers in Belgium

•  An engaging working environment

•  Excellent personal development opportunities

 

Location:

  • Mainly based in Diegem, close to the team
  •  Option to partially work from other locations and home, considering client, team and stakeholder needs
  • Opportunity and requirement for occasional travel, mainly in Luxembourg

 

Ref:

4745

Posted on:

July 26, 2019

Experience level:

Experienced (non-manager)

Education level:

Bachelor's degree or equivalent

Contract type:

Permanent

Location:

Diegem