Senior Legal Counsel

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Date: 06-Sep-2022

Location: Stockholm, SE

Company: Alstom

Req ID:273782 

Leading societies to a low carbon future, Alstom develops and markets mobility solutions that provide the sustainable foundations for the future of transportation. Our product portfolio ranges from high-speed trains, metros, monorail, and trams to integrated systems, customised services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a caring, responsible, and innovative company where more than 70,000 people lead the way to greener and smarter mobility, worldwide 

 

 

 

Senior Legal Counsel

Job ID: 273782

 

Alstom in the Nordics has over 2000 employees and offices in Stockholm, Oslo, Copenhagen and Helsinki, as well as several local offices and service depots. Joining Alstom means being a part of a highly qualified international team with an inclusive and responsible culture as the foundation.

 

Main tasks and responsibilities

Alstom is now looking for an ambitious Senior Legal Counsel, who can provide legal support and expertise regarding legal issues arising from business activities with customers, partners and subcontractors. The position reports to Head of Legal in the Nordics and aims at supporting the business in all legal matters where the key accountabilities include:

 

  • Prepare, review and negotiate contracts and other legal documents.
  • Support the business in all legal and contractual matters including claim management and dispute settlement.
  • Contractual and legal evaluation of tender documents.
  • Handling of corporate law matters.          
  • Promoting the Alstom Code of Ethics and adhering to the highest standards of ethical conduct.

 

The position will be based in Stockholm, but you will be a part of the Nordic legal team. The role might entail some traveling, both within the Nordics and to other sites in Europe.

 

 

Skills and education

It is mandatory to have a law degree in business law and relevant experience in an international business environment or law firm. You are also familiar with international contracts and have had exposure to international practice, either through studies or work experience. It is considered a requirement to be familiar with public tenders. Fluency in Swedish is required for this position. In addition, excellent English language skills are also expected.

 

On top of that we expect you to be open-minded, solution oriented and a team worker. We appreciate a proactive approach to tasks and encourage taking initiatives and responsibilities. And of course, you are very business oriented.

 

 

 

 

Alstom is the leading company in the mobility sector, solving the most interesting challenges for tomorrow’s mobility. That’s why we value inquisitive and innovative people who are passionate about working together to reinvent mobility, making it smarter and more sustainable. Day after day, we are building an agile, inclusive and responsible culture, where a diverse group of people are offered opportunities to learn, grow and advance in their careers, with options across functions and geographic locations. Are you ready to join a truly international community of great people on a challenging journey with a tangible impact and purpose?  

 

Equal opportunity statement:
Alstom is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive working environment where all our employees are encouraged to reach their full potential, and individual differences are valued and respected.  All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by local law.