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Vestas Factory

Legal Counsel 
RU, Moscow | Specialist | Full-Time 
| ID: 20328 

Are you experience lawyer who would like to be a part of wind industry? If yes, apply to this role.

 

Finance < Vestas Legal&Compliance < Transactions East

Our existing Legal & Compliance team sits in a number of offices, and we are seeking a team member to join us in Moscow, Russia. As a team member you will be expected to provide pragmatic, timely and actionable advice to clients in a complex international business environment.

 

Responsibilities
You will provide timely, high-quality and actionable legal advice to Vestas' companies mainly in the Russian Federation. Among other things, you will:

  • negotiate procurement, sales, maintenance and related agreements;
  • address corporate formation and governance issues;
  • supervise outstanding litigation and disputes;
  • advise on regulatory and compliance-related requirements;
  • evaluate and interpret Russian legal requirements applicable to Vestas' business;
  • support local labor and employment matters;
  • assist establish policies and processes that propel efficiency and better outcomes; and field general legal questions.

You will cooperate and work closely with colleagues from sales, service, construction, procurement, finance, QSE, manufacturing, human resources, technology and many other departments.

 

Qualifications

  • Qualified lawyer
  • Experience in a law firm or international in-house legal department
  • Solid background in contract law, construction law or energy law
  • Experience negotiating construction, project finance or high-value capital equipment sales agreements
  • Fluency: Russian and English (additional languages are beneficial)

 

Competencies

  • We are seeking a legal generalist capable of working across the local and global organization.
  • Quality time management skills. Ability to excel in a ever-growing and inspiring business environment.
  • Experience navigating uncertain and complex legal and regulatory environments.
  • High Accountability and integrity.
  • Ability to work in a time-sensitive setting.

 

What We Offer
As Legal Counsel for Vestas Northern & Europe (NCE), you will be a member of a diverse team that supports Vestas' business activities in over two dozen countries.


About Vestas                                                                
Vestas is proud to be the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe, and we have installed more wind power than anyone else. 

Vestas strives to be the most inclusive workplace in the sustainable energy industry and ensure equal opportunities for everyone regardless of the social identity. We are stronger as a company not despite our differences, but because of them, both professionally and personally. Beyond a diverse workforce, we want to ensure that all of our employees are included and actively contributing to Vestas’ success and innovation. Only then can we become the global leader in sustainable energy solutions and ensure sustainability in everything we do. 

At Vestas, we offer global opportunities for people with growth mindsets and the desire to make a shared and positive impact. We work in the true spirit of our corporate values: accountability, simplicity, collaboration, and passion. We expect everyone to live up to these in their day to day work – no matter what you do and where you are in the organisation.

Learn more about Vestas at www.vestas.com and follow us on our social media channels