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Junior General Counsel - FTC - Exclusive

Sector Location Job type Salary
€60,000 - €70,000
Date added
31 January, 2023

Job Description

EMEA Recruitment is working exclusively with our global client as it looks to recruit an English-speaking Junior General Counsel, based in Barcelona, on a fixed term contract (6-12 months).


Reporting directly into the General Counsel, the Junior General Counsel will be responsible for several legal tasks on a global scope.


Junior General Counsel - FTC - 6-12mths, Exclusive, Barcelona, Spain


Responsibilities of the Junior General Counsel:


  • You will oversee commercial governance topics for total of c.12 legal entities
  • Plan, check and negotiate different agreements, such as NDAs and service agreements in EMEA and America, commercial agreements in Eastern Europe
  • You will need to provide support with invoicing, including creating and modifying entries in SAP (purchase orders and purchase requests)
  • Draft and give advice on execution of internal policies and standard operating practices
  • Facilitate collaboration with external legal counsels and officials
  • Provide support to internal projects of the legal division (e.g. implementation of new tools, design of tailored contract templates)
  • The overseeing of global e-signature tool via DocuSign
  • Maintaining corporate and contractual records in EMEA
  • The recording of legal arrangements in the database




  • The ideal candidate will have a master’s degree in Law
  • At least 3-4 years of experience in a similar legal environment
  • Be able to communicate confidently in English, and have excellent command of spoken and written language
  • Knowledge of different EMEA countries’ legislation




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