LEGAL COUNSEL

Ref: GM1912

PQE: ,Newly Qualified ,1-3 years PQE Area of Expertise: In-House Location: Milan

Founded in the seventies, this listed company is now looking to strengthen its busy legal department by hiring a Legal Counsel.

You will be part of the corporate department, you will be expected to work independently but with all required support to aid your development. You will, among the others: provide legal advices and conduct legal researches on a variety of legal topics including civil law, intellectual property, corporate law and real estate; reply to various legal requests from end-users and third parties (including resellers and suppliers) in relation to products and services; provide legal assistance on corporate governance matters, draft minutes of shareholders and board of directors meetings, ensure that filings are timely done in compliance with applicable laws, keep corporate books and complete KYC requests; participate in the creation and maintenance of internal knowledge databases for legal team.

You will be a lawyer with 3/4 years’ experience in a primary law firm and/or as in-house lawyer in a medium/large sized, structured and international listed company. You will have excellent communication and management skills. You will be a good team player, will have strong interpersonal and negotiation skills. You should be comfortable working in a team environment as well as independently, with a willingness to assume responsibility. Strong planning and organisational skills and excellent attention to detail, accuracy will complete the profile. You will be a native Italian speaker with fluent English (written and spoken).