Senior Legal Counsel

Job Locations BE-VAN-Aartselaar | BE-VAN-Aartselaar | BE-VAN-Zwijndrecht | BE-BRU-Brussels
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 2 months ago(26/02/2024 10:10)
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Job Description

For the legal team at Equans, we are looking for a Senior Legal Counsel for our Northern Industry Division (Zwijndrecht/Aartselaar with at least 1 day per week in Brussels).

Every day we work on large infrastructure and other projects of the future. Whether it is large construction projects or another prestigious project, as Legal Counsel you see the result and impact of your work around you every day. This job offers you challenge, autonomy and a good work-life balance … What else? Discover it below!


Your main responsibilities

  • analyze (public and private) tender documents (especially during the tender phase) and provide practical advice in the execution phase
  • draft, negotiate and follow up on all kinds of agreements, including complex contracts and transactions, construction contracts, joint venture agreements, maintenance agreements, shareholders agreements …
  • provide practical legal advice on the most diverse legal issues related to all activities of Equans (contract law, obligations law, public procurement, corporate law …)
  • follow up on national and international disputes involving Equans


Are you are new Senior Legal Consel?

  • you have a master’s degree in law
  • you have at least 12 years of experience as a lawyer and as a corporate lawyer
  • you have experience or interest in contract law, in construction law and in public procurement
  • you have talent and interest in negotiating complex contracts and transactions
  • you have interest and insight in the non-legal aspects of a project: technical, commercial, financial and strategic aspects
  • you have strong communication and relational skills
  • you are proactive, positive, pragmatic and have an open mind
  • you are assertive, confident and a real team player, and you can work autonomously at the same time
  • you speak and write fluently Dutch and English and understand at least French


Want to tackle tomorrow’s multi-technical challenges with us?

Then join our experts in the various innovative and exciting projects of Equans. You get the opportunity to use your technical skills as well as to discover cutting-edge technologies and help customers in the 3 major transitions of today: the energy transition, the industrial transition and the digital transition.

Joining Equans is more than that! You also get:

  • a competitive salary in line with your education and experience
  • interesting training and career opportunities
  • group-, hospitalization insurance
  • eco & meal vouchers, representation allowance, 13th month, holiday pay
  • concessionary travel, lease car (with fuel card)
  • smartphone with subscription, internet fee
  • additional paid leave, homeworking


We are looking forward to meeting you!

Are you interested in this position and do you have questions? Contact our HR colleague Karine Paelinck - 0475 63 12 52 - karine.paelinck@equans.com linkedin.com/in/karine paelinck



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