Viridium Associates

Legal Counsel

Job Summary

Company:

Viridium Associates

Category:

Legal

Type:

Employee

Status:

Full Time

Relocation:

None

Industry:

Solar

Close Date:

11/16/12

Compensation:

Hours:

Not Applicable

Location:

Munich, Germany

Address To:

RJ

Description

 

My client is a globally established player within the PV industry and manufactures high quality PV modules. They have seen significant success across Asia, America and Europe and are currently looking to bring on a legal counsel to based in their office in Munich. 
 
Position Overview:
A successful candidate will need to have a proven background within the solar industry having worked in a legal capacity. This is an excellent opportunity for junior legal counsel to make a significant move into a more senior position within a global leader in the industry. This role will provide you with international exposure, thereby exposing you to some of the biggest players in the market and will platform your career for years to come.
 
Responsibilities:
- Perform daily legal regulatory and commercial matters for the company's European operations
- Provide legal support for solar PV projects 
- Provide management/legal department with advice and counsel concerning EU laws impacting the organisation's operations
- Ensure compliance with all applicable laws and regulations 
- Provide internal training on international trade and competition law
- Draft, review and negotiate commercial agreements and legal documents
- Provide comprehensive training to Company
 
Education:
Must hold a legal degree to BSc or MSc level
Must have gained Qualification in Germany
 
Core Requirements:
Minimum 2-3 years experience, with a proven track record 
Must have extensive experience in managing day to day legal issues
Have experience in liaising with senior management and clients 
Must have excellent negotiation skills
Have experience in conducting market analysis and identifying new opportunities.
 
General Requirements:
Willing to travel extensively
Speak fluent German and English
 
Key Skills: solar, business development, German, negotiation, project finance, origination, PV, market analysis, due diligence
 
For more information please send a Word copy of your CV to apply-315605771-4524@at.idibu.com, call us on +44 (0) 203 005 5560, or visit www.viridiumassociates.com. No PDFs please. We can only respond to applicants with relevant experience as detailed above.