Legal Counsel

CLOSING DATE: 30/11/-0001
SALARY: from 2183€ per month depending on your experience and skills / Yearly bonus 0-15%

We have an exciting opportunity to work for a Jaguar Land Rover in the Nitra region. We are hiring the position Legal Counsel.

Job Description

This role provides the opportunity for an enthusiastic Slovakian qualified lawyer to work as part of a small and busy operational team in Slovakia, providing advice and direction regarding a wide variety of commercial issues but with a main focus on contractual and corporate issues. The successful candidate will be an adviser to the Jaguar Land Rover Slovakia business, providing solutions and legal advice mainly on commercial and corporate matters. He/she will report to the Senior Legal Counsel.

Key Performance Indicators
• The ability to provide practical, legal advice in a commercial context, understanding the risks of the Jaguar Land Rover Slovakia business.
• Confident in managing a high workload, whilst meeting critical deadlines.
• Ability to work in a small team both with local and international colleagues.
• Proactive and adaptable in approach.
• Capable of lateral thinking and creative problem solving.

Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities
• Advising, drafting, commenting and negotiating a wide range of commercial contracts
• Providing legal opinions, analysis on different legal issues
• Management of contracts
• Drafting new template documents, as required
• Drafting internal corporate documents
• Representing before the state institutions
• Active involvement in data protection agenda
• Involvement in transactions and administrative proceedings concerning real estates
• Undertake any other work as directed by their line manager in connection with their job as may be requested from time to time

Key Interactions
• Members of the global JLR legal team
• Purchasing
• Finance
• IT


Slovakian qualified lawyer
At least 5 years of experience gained at a large national or international law firm or in-house in a major corporate
Strong prioritisation skills, with an ability to juggle a large and varied workload
Fluent in English, including legal and business terminology.
Team player who is willing to take responsibility for their own workload, whilst providing assistance and support to other members of the team
Able to deliver quality, consistency and attention to detail in a complex, highly demanding environment;
Strong communicator with a proven track record of demonstrating logic and analytical thinking, combined with business focused and pragmatic advice
Comfortable challenging other members of the organisation with strong influencing and engagement skills - able to challenge existing thinking in a positive way whilst building credibility and trust through experience and personal style
Resilient and enthusiastic

• Strong experience in working in an automotive, engineering and/or manufacturing business.
• Experience of working with global companies, with high value and complex contracts.
• A passion for the automotive industry and the potential of automotive technology
• A passion to influence the future growth of Jaguar Land Rover


Permanent working contract, working directly for JLR.
Meal card with €4 voucher per working day .Employee pays 1 Euro, Employer pays 3 Euro.
Job Car
Jaguar Land Rover Benefits-Benefit up to 300 € yearly non cash equivalent deposited to Employee Flex account.
Pension - Company Contribution 3% of gross base salary
Life Insurance and Accident Insurance
Profesional training and career oportunities
You will receive more information about the role during your intervie.
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ID: 3389708   Dátum zverejnenia: 15.5.2018   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   from 2183€ per month depending on your experience and skills / Yearly bonus 0-15%