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Clariant is a globally leading specialty chemicals company, based in Muttenz near Basel / Switzerland. On 31 December 2017 the company employed a total workforce of 18 135.
In the financial year 2017, Clariant recorded sales of CHF 6.377 billion for its continuing businesses. The company reports in four business areas : Care Chemicals, Catalysis, Natural Resources, and Plastics & Coatings.
Clariant’s corporate strategy is based on five pillars : focus on innovation through R&D, add value with sustainability, reposition portfolio, intensify growth, and increase profitability.
To ensure that our Business Units based in Muttenz, Baselland, and its worldwide entities comply with all applicable local, national and international legal requirements and standards we are looking for a qualified and experienced Legal Counsel(M / F / D)
Responsible for independent development and provision of legal advice to the head of Business Unit and its line management
Draft, develop, negotiate, verify, implement and manage contracts and / or legal documents between other Group companies and third parties to avoid, mitigate or transfer legal risks
Handling of court and arbitral proceedings or proceedings before administrative authorities
Support M&A transactions
Advise on consistent interpretation of laws, regulations and internal policies and guidelines
Provision of standard agreements, user guides and general terms and conditions for routine transactions
Management of legal archives
Legal Trainings for management and employees
Instruct and supervise external law firms
Define and govern global standards related to data privacy and integrity
Master of Law (Swiss or European Bar Exam)
At least 5-7 years of experience in an international environment.
Work experience in a chemical industry is considered a plus.
Beside a solid legal background, you have good knowledge in competition law.
As a lawyer, you are used to working extremely precisely, meticulously and structured. You think and work independently while still being a team player.
You are willing to travel and are fluent in German and English.
Our Offer :
We ensure a highly interesting, versatile and challenging work environment
You will have outstanding influence on daily activities and tasks, with full responsibility for projects assigned
We offer an attractive and performance-based remuneration
We provide the benefits of a modern company
We will support your development needs with tailored, individual trainings
Am Unisys-Park 1
D-65840 Sulzbach (Taunus)