In this role, you will support various legal initiatives mainly in the area of contracts and corporate law - for our luxury brand around the world.
Review, redraft and negotiate a high volume of various contracts
Draft contract templates and other legal documents, roll them out globally
Work closely with business counterparts to identify and assess legal issues affecting commercial deals, provide recommendations to business counterparts, and help coordinate business decisions
Support the constant improvement of La Prairie’s contract management, educate business colleagues on contract management policy, contract approval processes etc.
Provide advice and legal support on labour law matters
Be the key contact person in La Prairie Group regarding day to day corporate matters, corporate housekeeping and oversee the management of OneSense which is the corporate information system
Liaise with external lawyers, both in Switzerland and abroad
3-5 years of experience as a Commercial or Corporate Legal Counsel or in a similar position in the legal department of an international corporation or in an international law firm
A Bachelor s, J.D. or equivalent degree in law. Master of Laws or equivalent education a plus
Bar admission and / or Doctor of Laws a plus
Proficient in MS-Office applications. Experience with Spider, DocuSign and OneSense system a plus
Fluency in German and English on a professional level is a prerequisite (incl. good drafting skills)
Strong, clear, concise communication skills that can adapt based on the audience; comfort in communicating to internal clients at all levels of the organization
Positive team member and active contributor in a team environment
Excellent time management skills to handle multiple tasks and deadlines simultaneously
Strong attention to detail, self-starter, responsive and well organized
La Prairie is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We welcome applications by candidates from diverse backgrounds.