Senior Legal Counsel Commercial (EMEA) (f/m/d)

LANXESS AG

📍 Düsseldorf
📑 Permanent contract
⏱ Full time
📋 Admin & Assistance
💼 Professional

Industry

Chemical, Petrochemical Industry

Tasks

  • ## Job Highlights
  • As Senior Legal Counsel EMEA you will make key contributions to Envalior:
  • Comprehensively counsel our Business Units Intermediates, Performance Materials and Specialty Materials
  • Advise on a wide range of commercial agreements with a focus on drafting, reviewing and negotiating purchasing and sales contracts as well as cooperation agreements
  • Support group functions and management in all commercial legal matters
  • Provide advice on strategic purchasing and sales projects
  • Anticipate and mitigate potential legal problems within the organization and develop strategies to understand and avoid or reduce potential risk
  • Keep up to date with actual developments in legislation, regulations and jurisprudence
  • Have a challenging role in the Business Units with respect to legal related aspects
  • Drive excellency of the Legal, IP & Compliance team within Envalior through standardization and digitization
  • Provide trainings on legal aspects to Envalior commercial teams and other functions
  • Oversee and steer external legal counsel, where applicable

Hard skills

  • THE IDEAL CANDIDATE
  • Fully qualified German or Dutch lawyer with excellent academic credentials
  • At least 5-7 years experience in international law firm or legal department of multinational company
  • Strong experience in drafting, reviewing and negotiating of purchasing and sales contracts, preferably from manufacturing industry
  • Business-fluent English, German and ideally Dutch
  • Excellent understanding of commercial issues, ideally in the manufacturing/chemical area
  • Ability, interest and willingness to act as business partner to quickly and efficiently find pragmatic and business-oriented solutions and to assume responsibility for the success of the company
  • Ability to communicate complex legal issues and risks in an understandable way
  • Strong analytical and negotiation skills
  • Team player with intercultural experience and good sense of humour
  • Expertise in antitrust law and/or data protection law desirable
  • Experience in implementing legal tech solutions advantageous

Join Envalior - Imagine The Future!

Are you passionate about pioneering change in a constantly evolving environment? At Envalior, we welcome exceptional talent to join our dynamic team and be part of our journey in redefining possibilities. At Envalior, the future of high-performance materials isn't just being shaped; it's being pioneered. A belief in fostering an environment where every voice is heard and ideas are valued is integral to our culture. Empowerment is the driving force behind our pioneering spirit, allowing our teams to take initiative, explore new solutions, and revel in the thrill of constant innovation. Join us and be a part of a team committed to making a positive impact — where safety, sustainability, collaboration, and empowerment intersect to drive innovation.

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