Head of Legal Belgium & Netherlands

Michael Page
vendredi 30 mars 2018
Date limite
lundi 30 avril 2018
Laura Nabet
Niveau d'expérience
> 10 ans d'expérience
Type de contrat
Temps de travail
Temps plein

Our client is looking for a Head of Legal for the region Belgium & Netherlands.

Client Details

Our client is a multinational operating in the engineering and technology sectors.


The Head of Legal will be responsible for:

  • Providing legal and strategic advice to both the business units and the management (i.e., the local managing directors).

  • Working closely with the business, being pragmatic and solution oriented

  • Identify risks and bring solutions

  • Managing different external actors (unions, regulators, external counsels, etc.);

  • Managing a team of a 3 legal counsels in their daily activities:

  • Drafting, reviewing and negotiating commercial agreements and other contracts.

  • Providing labor law and social security law to the business in close cooperation with the Finance and HR departments,

  • Ensuring compliance with company policy, including applicable laws and regulatory standards

  • The Head of Legal will be reporting to both the Group General Counsel and the Group CFO.


As Head of Legal, you fit the following requirements:

  • Master in Law

  • At least 10 years of experience in a well-known law firm and/or in a private company

  • Fluency in French, Dutch and English;

  • Experience in people management

  • Soft skills: flexible, realistic and resistant to a stressing and challenging environment;

  • Pragmatic and business oriented

Job Offer

  • A fast growing company environment and grow possibilities

  • A strategic position with daily contact with the executive management

  • An international and very dynamic environment

  • An attractive salary package