Are you a professional and experienced Paralegal who likes to work in a fast-paced international environment? If so, then we are looking for you!
For the expansion of the Dutch legal team headquartered in Amsterdam we are looking for a:
Corporate & Commercial Paralegal EMEA
Fulltime, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Nouryon’s Legal Team is a global organization of around 50 legal professionals located in the Netherlands, Sweden, China, Brazil and the United States. As Paralegal EMEA you will interact frequently with other functional colleagues and the business. You are part of a global organization where co-operation, interaction and knowledge-sharing are key.
•Corporate governance and subsidiary management
You have a primary responsibility for all EMEA subsidiaries (excluding Nordics), including day-to-day support on corporate governance matters, director and proxy elections, keeping the corporate housekeeping database up-to-date, ensuring completeness of underlying documentation, managing regular sign-offs, prepare for and execute mandatory public registrations and filings;
•Corporate and commercial matters
You provide support on corporate and commercial matters, including mergers & acquisitions or other special projects, commodity contracts, as well as assistance with completing Know Your Customer (KYC) or Ultimate Beneficiary Owner (UBO) requirements and contract (lifecycle) management;
You provide support to corporate functions such as Tax, Treasury and HR with filings or other legal requirements; and
•Legal department operations
You work with legal department colleagues to support management of law firm relationships and billing arrangements;
Have you got what it takes?
To be eligible for this position you bring a minimum of 5 years’ paralegal experience in a corporate legal environment. You are a confident and flexible personality, with excellent team and interpersonal skills. You are detail oriented and have the ability to take responsibility.
Next to this, you:
•Have a Bachelor’s degree preferably with a specialization in Law.
•Have excellent communication skills.
•Feel comfortable in interacting with the company’s directors and senior executives, as well as with employees across different layers in the organization.
•Have strong general computer skills, including high degree of familiarity with Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.
•Are stress resistant and function effectively in fast-paced environments.
•Are fluent in English and Dutch, both verbal and in writing.
This is our offer
When you join us, you will be joining a motivated and challenging team, that is highly valued within the business. A company that develops, produces and sells products that are essential for everyday life. Where employees aim high, take ownership and do it right. Our employment package comprises:
•A permanent contract.
•An excellent salary tailored to the job level, your expertise, and competencies.
•An attractive bonus scheme.
•35 vacation days.
•An excellent pension plan.
•The option to participate in a collective health insurance.
Internal networks enable valuable personal and professional development. And through challenging projects with like-minded people, you will help us become first choice for our customers and employees, all over the world.
Are you eager to start your career at Nouryon as Corporate & Commercial Paralegal EMEA?
Then we are looking forward to receiving your online application via our website. Please use the ‘apply’ link on this page, and upload your CV and job specific cover letter. Any questions? Then contact Marco Hoet, Recruiter, email@example.com
Note: Applications via email will not be taken into consideration.
A pre-employment screening may be part of the selection process.
We have already chosen our sourcing channels for this recruitment and kindly ask not to be contacted by any advertisement agents, recruitment agencies or manning companies.