05 jun Commercial Legal Counsel – Capgemini
With 200,000 people, Capgemini is present in over 40 countries and celebrated its 50th anniversary year in 2017. A global leader in consulting, technology and outsourcing services, the Group reported 2017 revenues of €12.8 billion. Toether with its clients, Capgemini creates and delivers business, technology and digital solutions that fit their needs, enabling them to achieve innovation and competitiveness. A deeply multicultural organization, Capgemini has developed its own way of working, the Collaborative Business Experience, and draws on its tailor made worldwide delivery model (Rightshore, a Capgemini trademark).
You will be part of the Netherlands Legal team, which consists of 11 lawyers and 1 legal assistant and is headed by the General Counsel Netherlands. The team delivers high quality and pragmatic legal services to all parts of the business in the Netherlands from different locations: Utrecht, Vianen and Wrocław, Poland. The Legal team is innovative, agile and focuses on business objectives. You will also be part of Capgemini’s global Legal team, with over 200 lawyers world-wide, which gives you the opportunity to work on global legal initiatives or to go abroad.
As Legal counsel you are a business partner in shaping, negotiating and closing deals with Capgemini’s customers. It is an ideal position for a broad oriented lawyer who understands that people are the core of our business and a unique chance to work across the organization and disciplines. In this role you work closely together with colleagues in sales, bid- and account management and the higher management. There is enough room to follow your interests and to develop your leadership.
- A pragmatic, motivated and hands-on lawyer who is interested in people and technology;
- Master’s degree in Dutch Civil Law and about 4-8 years’ relevant experience in private practice and/or in-house;
- Good communication skills, interested in learning and with a positive approach to change;
- Native Dutch speaker and fluent in English language;
- Potential to deliver legal training to business colleagues;
- Team player and able and willing to coach more junior colleagues.
An exciting opportunity to develop your legal career in an innovative team that is embedded in a leading technology business; to be part of a company that is committed to promote diversity, environmental protection and fight the digital divide or, as we call it, digital inclusion.