Italian-speaking Legal Counsel with EU Bar (Industry) - Zurich

  • Competitive
  • Zurich, Switzerland
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Swisslinx
  • 18 Oct 17 2017-10-18

Italian-speaking Legal Counsel with EU Bar (Industry) - Zurich

About our client:

Are you interested in joining a large international manufacturing company with offices worldwide? Would you like to be based in their European HQ in Switzerland and look after their operations across Europe? Swisslinx AG are looking for an experienced Legal Counsel to join their client which has one of the largest market shares in the infrastructure sector.

Your mission:
• Responsible for all commercial legal matters for operations in Swiss and European markets
• Working with commercial agreements (drafting, reviewing, negotiating) and other related documentation
• Providing legal advice to the management on EU / Swiss laws and regulations
• Training employees on commercial legal aspects, international trade and other matters
• Reviewing and drafting internal company policies
• Liaising with external legal counsel when necessary

Your profile:
• 3-5 years of legal experience with responsibilities, preferable gained in a manufacturing sector
• EU or Swiss Bar exam is a must
• Fluency in Italian and English (ability to draft contracts in both languages)
• Additional European languages are big plus
• Readiness to travel within Europe (10-20%)

What's on offer:
Our client is one of the fastest growing companies in their field. They offer a dynamic international working environment and great exposure to Swiss and European markets in their sector.

For this role, we are looking for both locally based candidates as well as candidates based in Europe.

If you are interested to be considered for the role, pleased share your resume with us! We look forward to hear from you!