Sulzer Pumps US Inc. Legal Counsel Headquarters in Winterthur, Switzerland
Sulzer Ltd. specializes in pumping solutions, rotating equipment maintenance and services as well as separation, reaction, and mixing technology in over 180 locations worldwide. In the group functions, at our head office location in Winterthur, Switzerland, highly qualified specialists in various disciplines work for the benefit of all our divisions.
Our experienced Group Legal Team which advises the business ans support functions within the Sulzer group on all levels and in all legal matters is looking for a motivated and customer oriented
Legal Counsel HQ
Your main tasks and responsibilities
Member of the Group Legal Team, working directly with the Group General Counsel as well as with the Regional Counsel EMEA
Reporting to the Regional Counsel EMEA
Working on M&A projects (due diligence, contract negotiations)
Analysis and managing legal risks
Participation in contract negotiations for the sale and purchase of goods and services of Sulzer
Contract drafting as well as review and commenting contract terms and conditions
Support in defending against liability claims
Work on claims with respect to customers and suppliers
Drafting and implementing company policies and regulations
Support compliance, in particular regarding competition law and data privacy
Training of employees in legal and compliance matters
Observing and analysis of legal and regulatory developments
MLaw and Swiss bar exam
At least 3 years of professional experience in reputable law firm, ideally with a focus on M&A; additional experience as in-house counsel would be an advantage;
Experience in international M&A transactions and in-depth knowledge of contract, corporate and stock market law; knowledge of foreign jurisdiction is an advantage;
Willingness and interest to closely work together with business functions to contribute to the commercial success of the Sulzer group
Basis understanding of finance and accounting as well as management matters
Interested in technical products and services
Communicative personality with a quick grasp and interest in new challenges
Pro-active with hands-on attitude as well as a sense for practical solutions
Ability to deliver results under time pressure and right priority setting as well as to take responsibility for decisions
Able to negotiate in English and German (both written and spoken), any additional language is an asset.
You can expect to work on a broad variety of challenges together with an experienced and professional team.
Are you interested? We are looking forward to receiving your complete on-line application!