LexGo

General Counsel
15/12/2017

Region: Luxembourg (country)
Function: In-House
Environnement: Company
Legal subjects: Litigation, Commercial, Intellectual Property, Corporate law
Job Type: Full time
Contract Type: Permanent contract

Ingenia is recruiting a General Counsel to exercise management responsibility over the global legal affairs of the Group.

Expand All
Close All


Ingenia Polymers International S.A. (the Company) is a global holding company that owns several manufacturing, trading and technology subsidiaries in North America, Europe, Middle East and India with medium term plans to expand current activities. 

The General Counsel position will exercise management responsibility over the global legal affairs of the Ingenia Group, providing counsel to the senior management team and the Board of Directors. General Counsel will engage in all jurisdictions where the company currently operates and where it intends to operate.  The General Counsel position reports to the Chief Executive Officer of the Company and is based in Luxembourg.  Frequent travel to other group sites will be required

Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Serve as Group’s General Counsel;
     
  • Ability to provide expert legal advice and counsel in connection with general business matters to the Group’s senior management;
     
  • Together with senior management, review, document and negotiate the terms and conditions of proposed contracts with third parties;
     
  • Retain and oversee outside counsel to obtain specialized legal advice as required;
     
  • Manage all litigation matters, including matter discussions and trials; conduct investigations; review, evaluate and resolve litigation while minimizing financial exposure and maximizing recovery;
     
  • Manage Corporate Governance in the organization;
     
  • Own the company Risk Register and review with the organization on a regular basis;
     
  • Maintain and communicate up to date knowledge of the law of interest to the Group and ensure that Group – wide policies and procedures are documented;
     
  • Work with the senior management to assure compliance with regulatory requirements applicable to the conduct of the Group’s business and protect against legal risks;
     
  • Manage Intellectual Property, Patents and Trademarks;
     
  • Support the Group in any acquisition efforts

  • More than 5 years experience in a law firm and 3 in-house
     
  • Common Law Degree
     
  • Excellent knowledge of corporate law and procedures
     
  • Excellent Contract Writing and Negotiating Skills
     
  • Excellent written communication and drafting skills are required; as well as the ability to demonstrate initiative and pro-activity;
     
  • Fluent oral and written English, other languages a plus
     
  • Ideal candidate will have experience with manufacturing companies

Interested?

If you are interested in this job opportunity, please send your cover letter and your CV addressed to Olga Lefas through email to olga.lefas@ingeniapolymers.com

See all jobs from Ingenia

See also other jobs in the same functions: In-House

See also other jobs in the same specialisation: Litigation , Commercial , Intellectual Property , Corporate law

See also other jobs in the same functions and regions: In-House (Luxembourg (country))

All jobs

Featured Jobs

Senior Compliance Officer

Senior Compliance Officer

Read more
Corporate Lawyer

Corporate Lawyer

Read more
Knowledge Lawyer...

Knowledge Lawyer Banking/Investment Funds

Read more
Fund Lawyer

Fund Lawyer

Read more
(Senior) Tax Advisor

(Senior) Tax Advisor

Read more
Legal Counsel for a Private...

Legal Counsel for a Private Bank

Read more
Head of Legal - Private...

Head of Legal - Private Banking

Read more
Tax Lawyer

Tax Lawyer

Read more

LexGO Network