Our client, an international operating company, headquartered in The Netherlands, seeks to appoint a Chief Counsel for Commercial operations. The position will provide support on all legal affairs pertaining around certain business units of the company on a global scale, including litigations, disputes and governmental affairs. The Chief Counsel will also design and drive global commercial strategy. This role will be based in The Hague, the Netherlands and will have 4 direct reports.
You are a qualified lawyer with a maximum of 10-15 years' experience in an international business oriented environment (a combination of international law firm and in-house experience is required). In addition, you have solid transactional (M&A) experience, knowledge in cross-border, multi-jurisdictional transactions and general corporate and commercial legal issues. For this role you must have solid managerial and leadership skills and preferably knowledge and experience in transportation, infrastructure, and/or construction projects.
You have excellent written and verbal skills in English and fluency in another language is an advantage for this role.
If you are interested in this position, please contact Marlous Donders at Laurence Simons by email on firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone on +31 20 888 7094. Please quote reference number 805200 on all correspondence.