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  • Job Type
    Full-time Position
  • Category
    Legal jobs
  • Languages
    English Dutch French Spanish
  • Experience Required
  • Degree Required
    • Province
    • Date Posted
      September 24,2021
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    Legal Assistant

    Basic-Fit’s legal team is expanding, and looking for a Legal Assistant! Are you ready to join a can-do team with big, bold plans for the future? Do you have working experience at a legal firm or department, and do you love to ensure effective and efficient support for the legal department? Then we must be looking for you!

    This is what your assignment looks like

    At our legal department, we support Basic-Fit’s international headquarter in Hoofddorp and the operations of all our markets in the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, France and Spain. As Legal Assistant, you will support the legal counsels in their work and you will independently work on your own files and responsibilities. You will report to the two Heads of Legal that manage the legal counsel team together. You will work closely together with not only the legal team, but also with other stakeholders in the Business & Operations teams.

    Your main responsibility is to provide all aspects of administrative matters, including:

    • Keeping contracts up-to-date;
    • Prepare files and analysis;
    • Assist in the completion and filing of real estate agreements and its annexes;
    • Support in the handling of consumer claims and liabilities;
    • Manage our contract management system;
    • Maintain our knowledge centre;
    • Control plannings such as holidays, agenda planning for the team, workflows;
    • Support all related administrative tasks;
    • Organise the legal administration;
    • Check and manage legal spend.

    Our legal department currently consists of 13 legal professionals under the supervision of the general counsel. We have an entrepreneurial, dynamic and informal business culture with highly motivated colleagues.

    Meet your future colleagues: Tim van Zanten , Amelie Jacotot & Mischa Geerards

    We ask:

    You know how to work independently while being part of a team. We are looking for people who are open, friendly and highly motivated and work in a structured manner

    Furthermore, we’re asking:

    • A relevant degree for a legal assistant;
    • At least 3 years of relevant working experience in a similar position within a law firm or in-house department;
    • Experience with contract management is an advantage;
    • You’re a down to earth, open person with an action-orientated mindset;
    • You’re available to work full-time, at least 32 hours per week;
    • Fluency in English and Dutch. Good understanding of French and/or Spanish is a big plus.

    Our promise:

    Basic-Fit is a young, dynamic and fast growing organization with a clear mission. We are the European market leader in the value for money fitness market and we are active in the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, France and Spain. We think sport should be affordable and accessible to make sure everyone who wants to be fit will be able to be fit. Our goal is to professionalize and grow the next years. To make this happen we need enthusiastic, innovative and driven people. We do not select by color, we just ask you to embrace our orange color.

    What to expect within Basic-Fit?

    • An informal (you can wear jeans and sneakers if you want), international (many cultures and languages) and friendly environment;
    • Plenty of opportunities for your own initiatives and to grow;
    • Unlimited access to the online training courses of GoodHabitz;
    • Participation in pension scheme;
    • Travel allowance;
    • Collective health insurance;
    • Bicycle plan;
    • Within walking distance of Hoofddorp train station and free parking at our headquarters;
    • A beautiful gym (fitness equipment, spinning bikes, functional zone, showers) at our headquarters which you can use anytime.

    Corona information: Currently all headquarters employees work (partly) remote, we always follow the guidelines of the RIVM.

    Apply for this job

    Until September 30th you are able to apply via the button. (Please note, the vacancy will be taken offline sooner if we receive a lot of applications) Afterwards we make the selection and we inform you as soon as possible. The process consists currently of one video interview and one interview at our office.

    Before applying, please make sure you are eligible to work in the Netherlands. Unfortunately, we do not sponsor new work visa or permits for this position. If you already have a sponsorship, it’s possible to transfer this to Basic-Fit.

    Do you still have a question? Please contact Karen de Geus, Corporate Recruiter via or via Whatsapp .

    For all recruitment agencies: recruitment is done by our Corporate Recruiter herself, this means there is no help needed. If I do need a bit of help, I have some great agencies I work with. Thank you!

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