Legal Counsel

  • 20 Jan 2019
  • Copenhagen K
  • Full-time
  • Legal

We are searching for a talented Legal Counsel to play a strategic role in helping our fast-growing, award-winning company. The ideal candidate will be a commercially aware lawyer with excellent legal knowledge, negotiation skills and a solution-oriented attitude. You’ll be a key member of the team and have the opportunity to make a meaningful impact on company standards and procedures.

 

THE ROLE

As a Legal Counsel in Better Collective, you will be part of a talented, skilled and very ambitious team. You will provide legal guidance to a variety of internal stakeholders and help drive our contract lifecycle process. You will  balance commercial and contractual goals with legal and risk factors and work most closely with commercial law, advertising regulations, e-commerce and gambling law. Occasionally, international travel will be required.
 

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Drive the contract lifecycle from negotiation through to contract execution, including managing contract change control processes and related correspondence requiring legal input.

  • Maintain a deep understanding of contract templates, contract policy, legal risk and liability, and company position on various matters.

  • Support the company’s M&A activity, from due diligence through to integration.

  • Provide legal counselling in the areas of intellectual property, consumer law, marketing, technology, digital media, privacy and regulatory compliance.

  • Project manage the implementation of legal initiatives and projects.

  • Provide support to the business on other legal matters on an as-needed basis.

 

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE WILL HAVE:

  • Cand.jur with deposited or currently valid “advokatbestalling”, or equivalent international legal qualification.

  • 2-5 years post-qualification experience, preferably in a law firm or in-house with an IT or marketing company.

  • Experience in commercial, corporate, data protection or intellectual property law.

  • Strong legal drafting and contract management skills.

  • Good project management skills.

  • Fluency in English with impeccable writing skills. Fluency in Danish is a strong advantage.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and a service minded attitude to establish and maintain effective working relationships with colleagues and business partners.

  • An ability to translate complex legal concepts into simple language and clear action plans.

  • An eye for accuracy and a high attention to detail.

  • The ability to adapt and an eagerness to learn.

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE

Applications are open until the 20th of January 2019. We are looking forward to hearing from you.  

Start date: As soon as possible.

 

QUESTIONS

If you have any questions about the position, you are welcome to write to Head of Group Legal, Linda Mullan at lim(a)bettercollective.com

 

THE BUSINESS
Better Collective is a rapidly growing international company working to give players a better and more secure iGaming experience. Through our products, we are working to create a more transparent and honest business. Our ambition is that quality and innovation must also apply to the iGaming industry and we are determined to set new standards and to take the lead in the market. We are a dynamic, energetic and diverse workplace encouraging an open and informal tone, strong unity and high ambitions.

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