EMEA Legal Counsel
Staff, G&A | London, UK | Full Time
We are a digitally native technology services company where innovation, design and engineering meet scale. We use some of the latest technologies in the digital and cognitive field to empower organizations in every aspect. We have more than 8,300 professionals and we are present in 14 countries working for companies like Google, LinkedIn, BBVA, EA and Coca Cola, among others.
We were named a Worldwide Leader of Digital Strategy Consulting Services by IDC MarketScape report (2016 and 2017). We were also featured as a business case study at Harvard, MIT, and Stanford.
For more information, visit www.globant.com
We are looking for a Contract Analyst with 3 to 5 years of experience to work in the UK as part of the Legal & Corporate Affairs Department of Globant.
Main responsibilities of the role:
You will be accountable for the contracts of EMEA business units within the company. As the legal focal point for such business units you will be responsible for drafting and negotiating its business agreements, all the way since inception to execution. You will also be responsible to solve any doubt, issue, concern or inquiry that they may have in regards to legal matters associated to their project.
You will also be responsible to provide legal advice to certain staff areas within the organisation, including drafting and negotiating any necessary agreement to engage a vendor or consultant, as well as with any legal advice they may require.
Additional tasks may involve process improvement activities, collection claims, policy drafting and trainings to the business and sales teams.
You must have a law degree and you must have 3 to 5 years' experience in similar roles as an in-house lawyer or as a lawyer in a tier 1/tier 2 law firm assisting multinational companies. Fluency in Spanish is a must for the position as you will be working with Spain and reporting to Headquarters in Argentina.
You also need to be eligible to work in the UK
Soft skills needed:
We are looking for a team player with excellent inter-personal capabilities that can be a good and helping co-worker with both its peers and its supervisors. You must be proactive, you should love challenges and you must be able to think outside the box to find new and better solutions to existing problems.
It is important that you feel comfortable working in a high demanding environment assisting very sensitive projects with tight deadlines.
We are ready.