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  • Job Type
    Full-time Position
  • Category
    Legal jobs
  • Languages
  • Experience Required
  • Degree Required
    • Province
    • Date Posted
      December 05,2021
    • Entrusting Package
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    Legal Counsel Customers & Solutions

    Do you want to contribute to helping our customers become fossil free within one generation? We are now looking for an experienced Legal Counsel to strengthen the legal team supporting our Business Area Customers & Solutions in the Netherlands!
    Vattenfall is a leading customer company supplying a wide range of energy solutions and services to private and business customers. Business Area Customers & Solutions is there to help our customers to power their lives in ever climate smarter ways and live free from fossil fuel within one generation. The Netherlands is one of our core markets where we supply electricity, gas and heat, offer decentral solutions such as PV (solar), heat pumps and batteries and provide charging solutions for e-mobility.

    What will you do as Legal Counsel Customers & Solutions?
    As Legal Counsel for BA Customers & Solutions NL your main responsibility is to provide legal support to enable the business to supply this wide range of energy solutions and services to private and business customers on the Dutch market. On a daily basis, this means you will:

    • Draft and negotiate agreements for the supply of power, gas and heat and energy related services in the broadest sense of the word
    • Ensure awareness of legal risks and regulatory responsibilities, specifically in relation to energy and consumer law
    • Cooperate closely with the business in order to give practical legal advice and come up with solutions
    • Manage external legal resources in a result focused and cost effective way

    Who are you?
    You are analytical and deliver high quality legal advice, you have the ability to organize and prioritize your work effectively to meet critical deadlines and you like working as a team in a commercial setting. You recognize yourself in the following profile:
    • Bachelor or Master of Laws (LLB or LLM)
    • Relevant experience with commercial contract law and, preferably, with a regulated sector
    • Fluent in Dutch and proficient in English
    • Affinity with the renewable energy sector and the worldwide transition we are currently in

    What do we offer?
    A challenging and independent role on a legal team in an informal, dynamic working environment. We consider ourselves an inspiring place to work, because we value a great work atmosphere where everyone is able to contribute and feels welcome.
    We offer a competitive remuneration package, attractive secondary employment conditions and opportunities for personal and professional growth.

    We also offer a central work location in our Dutch head office in Amsterdam, next to Bijlmer Arena Station for easy access by public transport.

    Vattenfall is a European energy company with approximately 20.000 employees located in various countries. For more than 100 years we have electrified industries, supplied energy to people’s homes and modernized our way of living through innovation and cooperation. We now want to make fossil-free living possible within one generation. To be able to reach this ambitious goal we are looking for individuals who want to contribute to our meaningful corporate mission.

    We welcome your application in Dutch, including CV and cover letter via the link further down the page, before 20 December 2021. For more information about the recruitment process, please contact Recruiter Manon Stijnen,
    At Vattenfall, we are convinced that striving for diversity helps building a more profitable efficient and attractive company. Therefore we seek a harmonious balance of employees in terms of age, religion, gender identity & expression, sexual identity, disability and ethnic background.
    We are looking forward to your application!
    Location: Amsterdam
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